Day: September 27, 2017

President Bradley inaugurated

By – 3 months ago

Hundreds of members of the Vassar community–students, faculty, staff, parents, alumnae/i and trustees—gathered on the weekend of Sept. 23 and 24 to celebrate an event that occurs only once every…

Palmer exhibits relics of first Vassar Students

By Sasha Gopalakrishnan – 3 months ago

On Sept. 23, 1865, along with four women from Canada and one from Hawaii, 348 women between the ages of 15 and 27 from across the United States became the…

XC team gets in formation

By Kelly Pushie – 3 months ago

The Vassar men’s and women’s cross country teams have a lot to credit for their success this season, as many different runners have stepped up to post great times. This…

Ford scholars dive into humanities research

By Laila Volpe – 3 months ago

Because most students leave Vassar for the summer, they may be unaware of some programs and activities taking place on campus while they’re away. One notable example, The Ford Scholars…

Skip Vassar midterm talk, go for soothing nature walk

By Talya Phelps – 3 months ago

If you’ve already run through the gorgeous hiking locations recommended in our last issue, fear not: We have three more suggestions from Vassar Outing Club Co-President Charles Hooghkirk ’19, plus…

Vassar medievalist harassed for advocating diversity

By Clark Xu – 3 months ago

Most of the time, debates between medievalists model an orderly and careful conversation. But a war of words erupted between medieval historian Rachel Brown of the University of Chicago and…