May. 25, 2016—The Vanderbilt Police Department and the Metro Nashville Midtown Police Precinct teamed up for “Ice Cream on the Go with Metro.” Officers traveled throughout the Edgehill community giving away ice cream to children of all ages as well as adults.
Apr. 17, 2016—On April 16, a nonaffiliated guest on campus was stopped by another person near the Sarratt Student Center and asked if he had a ticket to the concert on Alumni Lawn. When the guest replied yes, the other person punched him in the face and took the tickets from his hand.
Apr. 15, 2016—Vanderbilt Police are investigating an attempted robbery near 25th Avenue South and Jess Neely.
Apr. 11, 2016—A problem with the data center temperature control system at the Hill Center caused a widespread outage of administrative systems early Monday morning. The issue has now been resolved.
Mar. 30, 2016—Power and Internet service were interrupted on parts of the Vanderbilt University campus for about two hours Wednesday afternoon after a small electrical fire at the Hill Center. Both the Hill Center and the adjoining Commons Center were evacuated, but were re-opened shortly after 6 p.m.
Mar. 23, 2016—Vanderbilt University has taken another step in fostering a culture that encourages reporting incidents of sexual assault on campus. Beginning in the fall of 2016, the Project Safe Center for Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response will become a limited confidential resource for students.
Mar. 21, 2016—On March 20, a female student reported to VUPD that on March 19 she was assaulted by a male student acquaintance after she said she did not consent to having sex. The assault occurred in a campus dormitory.
Mar. 17, 2016—The Vanderbilt University Police Department is hosting a local session of Coffee With a Cop on Tuesday, March 29, from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. at the Au Bon Pain restaurant located on Medical Center Plaza.
Feb. 8, 2016—An incident of sexual assault was reported to a Campus Security Authority (CSA). A female student reported that she was sexually assaulted on Jan. 20 by a male acquaintance in a residence hall.
Jan. 22, 2016—When Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Susan Wente emailed students early Friday morning to inform them that classes had been cancelled for the day, many of them no doubt took it as a signal to sleep in or to begin their weekends early. But for a team of dedicated staff and administrators, the work of dealing with the winter weather had just begun.
Dec. 14, 2015—An incident of sexual assault was reported to a Campus Security Authority on Dec. 13.
Dec. 14, 2015—On Saturday, Dec. 12, between 12:30 and 12:40 p.m., two female students were walking between Furman Hall and Calhoun Hall when a man came behind them, put both of his arms around the students’ necks and shoulders and began speaking to them.