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Tyrin Lawrence-Men’s Basketball

Posted by on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 in Student-Athletes of the Month.

Tyrin Lawrence
Men’s Basketball
Freshman
Major: Undeclared, A&S

Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt?

The great blend academics and athletics to help achieve my personal goals.

What are your career goals?

I want to pursue a career in basketball and look forward to exploring what other options are available to me after that.

What does it take to be academically successful at Vanderbilt?

Organization and determination.

How do you manage your demanding schedule?

An academic calendar with all of my assignments and due dates helps me stay on top of things. Just knowing what I have to get done and when makes everything a lot easier.

What is your ritual before taking a test?

I briefly go over the material to make sure I understand it beforehand.

Who do you consider to be an unsung hero in your academic success at Vanderbilt? And Why?

My Academic Counselor, Ms. Morgan is my unsung hero. She helps me a lot with being organized and just always staying aware of everything. She definitely makes my academic life a lot easier.

Favorite quote?

“Do the right thing.” – Ivan Lawrence