Art and Politics: How a Broadway rap star brought peace to a grieving campus

Art and Politics: How a Broadway rap star brought peace to a grieving campus

Walking around Vanderbilt’s campus on Wednesday, November 9th felt like being at a funeral. Students walked slowly with hunched shoulders, and many eyes were filled with tears in reaction to what many thought was impossible: Donald Trump being elected president. That evening, many Vanderbilt students turned to an unlikely source...

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US Elections: the Political Science Department’s Most Popular Class

US Elections: the Political Science Department’s Most Popular Class

By John Konicki, Izzy Ercan, and Mary Snover This fall, Vanderbilt’s Political Science Department once again offered its U.S. Elections class, taught by Professors John Geer, Bruce Oppenheimer, Josh Clinton, and Jon Meacham.  Offered only during the fall of a presidential election year, it is the department’s largest and most...

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