Day: December 7, 2016

Students broaden identity talks

By – 1 year ago

At Vassar—an institution founded by and for (and in many ways, still dominated by) the wealthy, white, able-bodied and cisgender—students who fall outside these categories often need to make a…

VCVI splits sides at finale

By – 1 year ago

On the night of Dec. 2, student comedy troupe Vassar Improv presented their last show of the fall semester. The event’s description read, “For 99 Nights of improv by the…

Drama Dept. modernizes classic

By – 1 year ago

Although “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” remains an unwavering staple to the theatrical canon after four centuries, the Experimental Theater was undaunted in its quest to uniquely reinterpret the classic play…

Swim and Dive thrive in League Championships

By FIONA MACLEOD – 1 year ago

This past Saturday, Dec. 3, both the men and women of Vassar’s swimming and diving program ventured to Rochester, NY to compete in the Liberty League Championships. The men held…

Trigger warnings questioned

By – 1 year ago

On Friday, Dec. 2, the Vassar Conservative Libertarian Union hosted a discussion in Rockefeller Hall on trigger warnings and their implications for free speech. Before the presentation began, Treasurer of…

#OurVassar fundraiser nets over $200K in 24 hours

By MEG HOWELL – 1 year ago

On Nov. 29, Vassar College’s Office of Alumnae/i Affairs and Development (OAAD) launched #OurVassar on the collegiate crowdfunding website Give Campus. The fundraiser was created in the spirit of Giving…