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Khari Blasingame-Football

Posted by on Saturday, September 1, 2018 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Khari Blasingame
Graduate Student
Program: Leadership & Organizational Performance

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

I chose Vanderbilt because of the opportunity to play SEC football, get a great education, and the proximity to home.

What are your career goals?

I want to play in the NFL, and then after that become a CEO of a Health system.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

Time management, perseverance and a lot of prayer!

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

Just realizing when and where sacrifices have to be made, and being disciplined. Priorities have to be laid out and followed.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

I don’t really have one. I guess I would just say, Study.

What is your favorite quote?

“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.” – Saint Augustine