Day: October 5, 2016

ACDC renovations to continue

By Laurel Hennen Vigil – 11 months ago

Vassar’s All Campus Dining Center (ACDC), colloquially known as the Deece, is often the subject of students’ derision. “The Deece is not great,” said Nic Gedigk ’19. “The variety of…

Posse students flourish

By MACK LIEDERMAN – 11 months ago

  Like every other member of the Class of 2020, Brian Lepak arrived on campus for orientation on Aug. 22. Orig­inating from Newport News, VA, Lepak acts just like many…

Exhibit features Marist artwork

By EMMA JONES – 11 months ago

  Over Under: A way of working, making use of actions; adding, removing, stacking, pairing, com­pressing. After Over: Circling back around to layer a gesture, thought, moment. The cryptic description…

Vassar coaches score big with new careers

By OLIVIA O'LOUGHLIN – 11 months ago

  The athletic department lost two esteemed coaches as the wom­en’s squash coach Jane Parker and men’s baseball coach Jon Martin stepped down from their Vassar posts in August to…

In name of academic equality, Vassar must go test-optional

By THE EDITORS – 11 months ago

On Sept. 21, Reuters released an expose detailing that the College Board–the not-for-profit company responsible for designing and administering the SAT–acknowledged that the newly redesigned SAT was unfair, accord­ing to…

VC wants diversified courses

By EMILY SAYER – 11 months ago

  Vassar’s Philosophy Department features courses on the birth of Western philosophy, on Neo-Confu­cianism and on Hegel and Taoism. However, the bulk of upper-lev­el classes still focus on European and…

Rosh Hashanah celebrations address diverse traditions

By ANDREA YANG – 11 months ago

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year, an important fall holiday that calls for both re­joicing and introspection. From Sunday evening to Tuesday night (Oct. 2 through Oct. 4), stu­dents…

Students organizations work to improve voter registration

By JAKOB ECKSTEIN – 11 months ago

Voter registration day was last Tuesday, Sept. 27. Symbolically, it’s an important day, re­minding us that November is approaching fast, that we all need to get it together and re-register.…