Nolan Cressler-Men’s Basketball
Major: Human & Organizational Development
Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?
I chose Vanderbilt because of the great academics combined with the opportunity to play at the highest level of college basketball.
What are your career goals?
I aspire to be a high school athletic director somewhere down the road.
What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?
To be academically successful at Vanderbilt, it takes a lot of energy and focus every day that you step into the classroom.
How do you manage your demanding schedule?
The key to managing the busy schedule of a Vanderbilt student athlete is making sure you give yourself time every day to relax and unwind.
What is your ritual before taking a test?
I don’t really have a ritual before taking a test. I just get in there.
What is your favorite quote?
“Get busy living or get busy dying” – Shawshank Redemption