Day: February 24, 2016

Secret vote to decide fate of BDS

By JEREMY MIDDLEMAN – 3 years ago

The upcoming VSA vote on the high­ly-controversial Boycott, Divest­ment and Sanctions (BDS) Resolution will soon shape how Israel’s occupation of Gaza and the West Bank will be ob­served by Vassar’s…

Equestrian club takes stereotypes by the reins

By MARIA BELL – 3 years ago

Already you might be think­ing, “Vassar has an equestrian team? Since when?” You wouldn’t be alone. The equestrian team has a quiet presence on campus, often slipping under the radar,…

CAAD hosts soundscape artist

By – 3 years ago

The Greeks built monuments and sculpted figures that displayed the divine order of the universe. Per­sian carpets aim to bring nature in­doors, capturing spiritual paradise for earthly consumption. And Monet…

Records shattered at UNYSCSAs

By OLIVIA O'LOUGHLIN – 3 years ago

 Both the women’s and men’s swimming and diving teams fin­ished strong seasons this Saturday at the Upper New York State Collegiate Swimming Association, or UNYSC­SA, Championships in Ithaca, N.Y. At…

Admin has responsibility to effectively counter hate speech

By THE EDITORS – 3 years ago

In light of the campus climate surrounding the BDS resolution and the Israel-Pales­tine conflict, a string of antisemitic and Is­lamophobic hate speech has been circulating the anonymous online forum of…

Photos capture truth of refugee experience

By EMILY CHANCEY – 3 years ago

Approximately 60 million refu­gees survive around the world today in the largest international ref­ugee crisis since World War II. Yet, prominent American voices have recently begun to rouse fears and…

BurgerFi opens doors, ears to ViCE open mic night

By JULIA CUNNINGHAM AND ADITI CHANDNA – 3 years ago

“Bring yer friends + appetite for music + appetite for food” was the initial an­nouncement for ViCE’s first-ever open mic night at BurgerFi on Facebook. While places in the community…