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Kris Yee-Men’s Tennis

Kris Yee Men’s Tennis Senior Major: Cinema Media Arts Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I thought it was the best fit because of the combination between high level athletics and academics. What are your career goals? To make a living by getting a reaction out of people whether that be in making movies or not....... KEEP READING

Posted on Sunday, May 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Vanessa Valentine-Women’s Cross Country/Track

Vanessa Valentine Women’s Cross Country/Track Senior Major: Engineering Science Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? Vanderbilt is exciting, challenging, and welcoming, academically and athletically. There is something about being on Vanderbilt’s campus that inspires you to be greater than you could’ve imagined, and I felt that from the start. What are your career goals?...... KEEP READING

Posted on Sunday, May 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Astra Sharma-Women’s Tennis

Astra Sharma Women’s Tennis Junior Major: Medical, Health and Society Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? For the excellent tennis program and coaches, in addition to its strong academic background. What are your career goals? To enter the sports medicine scene. What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt? Good planning, a lot of sleep...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Carson Jacobs-Men’s Golf

Carson Jacobs Men’s Golf Senior Major: Fundamentals of Management Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because it is the perfect mix of athletics, academics, and the city itself. Growing up nearby, Vanderbilt was always somewhere I wanted to go. What are your career goals? My career goals are to turn professional...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Emma Dagres-Lacrosse

Emma Dagres Lacrosse Senior Major: Leadership and Organizational Communications Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose to attend Vanderbilt for a variety of reasons, including the prestigious academics, beautiful campus, and growing city, but most importantly, I came to Vanderbilt to be a part of another family – the lacrosse team. The culture...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Jason Delay-Baseball

Jason Delay Baseball Junior Major: Economics Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I wanted to play at the highest level of college baseball while also attending one of the best schools in the country. Vanderbilt is one of the only schools where you can do both of these things. What are your career goals?...... KEEP READING

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Jennifer Hahn-Women’s Golf

Jennifer Hahn Women’s Golf Senior Major: Management and Law Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because this university offered both an exceptional level of academics as well as athletics. Because of my musical background, I wanted to experience living in Music City and surround myself with talented musicians. What are your...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Carter Josephs-Men’s Basketball

Carter Josephs Men’s Basketball Senior Majors: Computer Science, Economics, and Mathematics Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I had always wanted to play basketball in college, but didn’t want to compromise going to a great school because of it, so Vanderbilt was an easy choice. What are your career goals? I want to be...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Minta Spears-Women’s Basketball

Minta Spears Women’s Basketball Graduate Student Major: Leadership and Organizational Performance Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose to attend Vanderbilt because it felt like the right fit for me, academically and athletically. Academically, I love the LOP program I’m in because I’ve learned so much from the classes, professors, and my classmates....... KEEP READING

Posted on Friday, January 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off


Jake Van Geffen-Men’s Cross Country

Jake Van Geffen Men’s Cross Country Junior Major: Civil Engineering Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because I wanted to challenge myself to grow in all aspects of my life. Obviously, I knew the academic aspect would be tough, but I also knew that going to a completely new environment full...... KEEP READING

Posted on Friday, January 1st, 2016 in Student-Athletes of the Month | Comments Off



Important Dates

May 9: Maymester begins
May 13
: Commencement 9:00am
June 7: First Summer Session begins

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