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Claire Anderson-Soccer

Jun. 6, 2016—Claire Anderson Soccer Junior Major: Economics Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? The combination of academics and athletics is one of the best in the country and I knew that I wanted to explore a new city while I had four years to do so. What are your career goals? To be in a...

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Sam DeFabrizio-Men’s Cross Country

Jun. 6, 2016—Sam DeFabrizio Men’s Cross Country Junior Majors: Economics and Political Science Why did you choose to attend Vanderbilt? I chose Vanderbilt because I felt like I could contribute in a tangible way to the academic and social growth of our university, as well as obtain a top-notch education. I thought I liked the weather, too....

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Kris Yee-Men’s Tennis

May. 1, 2016—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....

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Vanessa Valentine-Women’s Cross Country/Track

May. 1, 2016—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?...

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Astra Sharma-Women’s Tennis

Apr. 6, 2016—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...

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Carson Jacobs-Men’s Golf

Apr. 6, 2016—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...

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Emma Dagres-Lacrosse

Mar. 1, 2016—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...

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Jason Delay-Baseball

Mar. 1, 2016—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?...

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Jennifer Hahn-Women’s Golf

Feb. 1, 2016—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...

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Carter Josephs-Men’s Basketball

Feb. 1, 2016—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...

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