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Commodore Connection | May 2024

Graduates Day and Commencement

Join us in celebrating our newest graduates! Watch Graduates Day and Commencement festivities for the Class of 2024 at the links below.  
Graduates Day: May 9
Commencement: May 10
PAFA Perspectives

This Month’s Topic: Starting Summer

As our students wrap up exams and complete the academic year, we would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to all of you. Each year brings its own set of challenges, and this one has been no exception. As they pack up dorm rooms and look forward to summer, we encourage you to give them all the space and time they need to recharge and care for themselves. Here are a few things to keep in mind for parents.   
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Chancellor Diermeier

Vanderbilt University and Metro Nashville Public Schools launch partnership to boost college admissions from Nashville schools

The new scholarship program, Nashville Vanderbilt Scholars, aims to get more students from Nashville high schools into Vanderbilt classrooms.  
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Student Centers hiring for fall ’24

Have a talented student looking for a meaningful opportunity on campus? Look no further. Student Centers is now accepting applications for Fall 2024 Event Services Associates. It’s an exciting opportunity for your student to become part of a vibrant community that’s all about supporting campus activities and events. 
Once hired, your student can explore exciting leadership roles like manager positions, committee chairs and more. This group is all about empowering student staff to grow personally and professionally. 
Have questions or want more info? Email
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Vanderbilt International Student and Scholar Services

International Parents and Families Webinar

Moving to another country can be intimidating, but International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is here for your student! In this webinar, you will meet ISSS staff and learn about how ISSS supports international students through advocacy, advising, programming and more. From helping your student navigate the visa process, to supporting them in their transition to campus and Nashville, to helping them understand their employment options on an F-1 or J-1 visa, ISSS is a vital part of your student’s experience as an international student at Vanderbilt.  
Tuesday, May 21, 2024 
9–9:45 a.m. CT  

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Upcoming Vanderbilt Chapter and Regional Events

Parents are invited to attend Vanderbilt Chapter and regional events. Come out and meet fellow Vanderbilt parents, alumni and friends in your area.

Chapter Events
May 12: Miami, FL | A Sunday Afternoon with New World Symphony in Miami Beach 

May 15: Nashville, TN | A Conversation on Financial Technology and Innovation with FirstBank, Meow and Vanderbilt 

May 16: Houston, TX | Pickleball Social 

May 18: Los Angeles, CA | Dodgers vs. Reds 

May 18: Charlotte, NC | Charlotte Knights vs. Durham Bulls 

May 18: Jacksonville, FL | Behind the Scenes at the Jacksonville Zoo 

May 23: Mexico City, Mexico | Chancellor Reception 

May 24: Nashville, TN | Humphreys Street Coffee Cupping 
Find Your Chapter
Vanderbilt Chapters are hosting game watches throughout the Commodores baseball season.
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Career Webinars
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Parents and Family Programs
PMB 401627 | 2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN 7240-1627
Parent Information Line: (877) 887 2736 |

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