Day: September 27, 2017

President Bradley inaugurated

By – 3 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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…