Day: September 6, 2017

News Briefs Sept. 6, 2017

By Clark Xu and Sarah Dolan – 3 months ago

Poughkeepsie at Risk of Federal Bus Fine Facing a $1.6 million penalty by the Federal Transportation Administration for failure to keep buses in operation, the Poughkeepsie Common Council voted 4-3…

Updates from the VSA

By Anish Kanoria – 3 months ago

1. Election Timeline, Fall 2017 Filing opens: Tuesday, Sept. 5, at 12 p.m. Filing closes: Sunday, Sept. 10, at 12 p.m. Mandatory candidate’s meeting: Sunday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m.,…

Get to know new Reslife Assistant Director Lizzie Jáuregui

By Dylan Smith – 3 months ago

This summer, Vassar welcomed a new Assistant Director of Residential Life and House Advisor for Cushing and the Apartments, Lizzie Jáuregui. The Miscellany News recently caught up with Jáuregui over…

Why we play: Will Dwyer, runner

By Will Dwyer – 3 months ago

Vassar is fortunate to have so many talented and dedicated student-athletes on campus. This year, The Miscellany News would like to highlight the voices and stories of these athletes. “Why…

Money Fight gets it right on big night

By Robert Pinataro – 3 months ago

Millions placed their bets, manypicked their sides, and everyone had Aug. 26 marked on their calendars. It was a battle like no other: champions of two vastly different sports battling…

Political movements should grow from internal criticism

By Drew Solender – 3 months ago

Last year, I wrote a column in The Miscellany News entitled “Politicization of the VSA must be questioned in election,” which stoked significant discontent from some students. For those who…