Day: September 20, 2017

Harmon voted in as VSA Vice President

By Dylan Smith – 11 months ago

Sunday, Sept. 17, marked the end of the Vassar Student Association’s (VSA) annual fall elections, which appoint first-year representatives to different positions within the student association. 20 positions within the…

Political Roundup

By Talya Phelps – 11 months ago

[Content warning: This article discusses sexual assault] In this week’s headlines… The White House is considering decreasing the number of refugees admitted to the United States over the next year…

News Briefs Sept. 20, 2017

By Abby Tarwater and Marusa Rus – 11 months ago

Students present at math conference On Saturday, Sept. 16, Smith College held its annual Women In Mathematics in New England conference, a one-day colloquium in mathematics and statistics. The conference…

Updates from the VSA

By Matea Mezic and Anish Kanoria – 11 months ago

Project Period Project Period is up and running thanks to the Committee of Health and Wellness! Dorms were stocked with supplies last Thursday and are expected to be continuously replenished…

U.S.A. men’s soccer turns blind eye to young players

By Desmond Curran – 11 months ago

The United States men’s national team (USMNT) has a big problem–a problem that has continuously plagued the team for as long as I can remember watching them play. That problem…

Elliott case sheds light on NFL’s misconduct policies

By Jonathan Levi-Minzi – 11 months ago

[Content warning: This article makes references to domestic violence.] In the run-up to the 2017 NFL season kick-off, it was a surprise reversal in a controversial domestic violence case that…

Why we play: Joe Simon, Men’s Rugby

By Joe Simon – 11 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…