Day: February 7, 2013

Dutchess community protests jail expansion

By RACHAEL BORNÉ – 5 years ago

On the night of January 20th, 2013, a group of local activists and community members gathered under the light of the Bardavon Theatre’s glowing marquee in protest of a proposal…

EDII letters delivered without complication

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 5 years ago

A year after a technical glitch erroneously told 76 Early Decision II applicants they had been accepted into Vassar, the Office of Admissions released its digital decision letters this past…

Robinson picked for Student Life

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 5 years ago

On Sunday, the Vassar Student Association (VSA) unanimously appointed Dallas Robinson ’14 as VP for Student Life for the spring 2013 semester. The first of two executive board appointments this…

Animal Studies Conference highlights need for advocacy

By CARRIE PLOVER AND LEIGHTON SUEN – 5 years ago

Sunday, Feb. 3, marked the third and final day of the First Annual Student Conference for Critical Animal Studies, which was held in Vassar College’s Kenyon Hall. During the international…

Buried under a parking lot, bones of a British monarch

By NOBLE INGRAM – 5 years ago

On Monday, a team of experts from the University of Leicester confirmed the new reports that a skeleton discovered last fall in Leicester, England belonged to the infamous King Richard…

News Briefs

By NEWS STAFF – 5 years ago

Senior class renames student gift as a tribute to Andrei Buryachenko ’13 Each year, the senior class gives a gift to Vassar as a token of appreciation. This year, the…

Ashinaga interns assist needy orphans in Uganda, Japan

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 5 years ago

With summer only a few months away, the pressure is on for students to obtain internships, fellowships and various other opportunities worthy of occupying space on a résumé. And while…

QuestBridge seeks to expand presence on VC campus

By CHRIS GONZALEZ AND MARIE SOLIS – 5 years ago

Applying to college comes with certain difficulties every high school student can expect. Application essays, recommendations and SAT scores are all part of a process which can come with roadblocks…