Vandy and the Environment: Are we doing enough?

Vandy and the Environment: Are we doing enough?

The recent opening of the addition to the Vanderbilt School of Nursing on January 22nd reflects Vanderbilt’s ongoing commitment to becoming a green university. This new building achieved the rigorous requirements to gain  Silver WELL certification and Gold LEED certification.. As the first building in Nashville to obtain the WELL...

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Talking Voter Suppression with Dean John Geer

Talking Voter Suppression with Dean John Geer

Political pundits on both sides of the aisle vehemently debate the prevalence of voter suppression today. Whether this comes in the form of discussions about “fake news” and the influence of foreign actors in our elections, or through the deliberate disenfranchisement of groups of Americans for arbitrary personal characteristics, these...

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Yes, you failed again: The State of Tests at Vanderbilt

Yes, you failed again: The State of Tests at Vanderbilt

“I am told grades don’t define who I am, but it seems like every exam day I risk the rest of my future on a piece of paper.” This is the reaction of an anonymous freshman after taking a Calculus exam. This sentiment could be also felt throughout the dorms...

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