Last Impression

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    The Events of May: Vietnam War Protests at Vanderbilt

    Reprinted from the May/June 1970 issue of the Vanderbilt Alumnus, this is the last in a yearlong series celebrating the 100th anniversary of Vanderbilt Magazine. Read More

    Oct 15, 2015

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    Look, Ma—I’m In

    Incoming Vanderbilt students still get the thrill of ripping open a thick packet telling them they’ve been admitted. Only now, in the era of all things digital, the vast majority of applicants first learn about the decision through their own personalized Vanderbilt Admissions website. Read More

    Jul 31, 2015

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    Vanderbilt Cancels Classes for Only Fifth Time in History

    Vanderbilt canceled classes for only the fifth time in university history when sleet and snow blanketed Middle Tennessee, and students made the most of it. Read More

    Mar 23, 2015

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    Melodores Win Sing Off Competition

    Vanderbilt's Melodores won The Sing Off holiday television special, becoming the first collegiate group in the NBC program's history to win the competition. Read More

    Dec 23, 2014

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    May 9, 2014, Memorial Gym, by John Russell

    Vanderbilt’s Commencement ceremony, which moved indoors this year because of rain, capped two days of activities for graduates and their guests. Read More

    Jun 18, 2014

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    The Original Cast

    The Original Cast returned to stage for its fall revue, Stephen Sondheim’s Putting It Together. Read More

    Mar 10, 2014

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    The Kefi Project

    Just outside Rand Hall, chalkboards beckoned returning students to add their own endings to the sentence “Before I die I want to … .” Read More

    Dec 2, 2013