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Feminist porn star laid bare

By Jessica Moss – 2 months ago

Although some regard sex as private in nature, for those in the porn industry and many celebrities, sex straddles the line of public and private. Given this ambiguity, what role…

Forum broadens VASAM horizons

By Duncan Aronson – 2 months ago

It’s not every day that the Vassar community holds a backand-forth dialogue with an esteemed academic on identity and its relation to the greater human condition, but this past Friday,…

Artist talks homespun approach

By Meghan Hayfield – 2 months ago

On Tuesday, Nov. 27, artist Joanne Greenbaum spoke in Taylor Hall on her life and career, describing the path to becoming an artist in her own way. Without commenting or…

Org Spotlight: FlyPeople dance into hearts

By Ariana Gravinese – 2 months ago

The Vassar community experienced a special treat last week: They witnessed the stage come alive in a performance unlike any other. On Nov. 30, Vassar College’s Kenyon Hall transformed into…

Quite Frankly

By Frankie Knuckles – 2 months ago

Have a question you want answered? Submit your quandaries at http://bit.ly/2RFnXfk Hey Frankie, One of my best friends just came out as trans. I am super supportive of their journey. However,…

Talk explores Chinese public opinion, foreign policy

By Jaime Aguayo Baas – 2 months ago

On Friday, Nov. 30, Associate Professor of Government at Cornell Dr. Jessica Chen Weiss presented on the rise of Chinese nationalism in a lecture titled, “Nationalism and Public Opinion in…

Political Roundup

By Aena Khan – 2 months ago

In national headlines… Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort and attorney Michael Cohen thrust the Mueller investigation into the limelight once again this past week. A series of released court…

VSA Updates

By Julian Corbett – 2 months ago

Updates from the VSA meeting of 2 December 2018 Consensus Agenda – Passed Allocations: $775/$1400 from Discretionary to Vassar Alliance of Women in Foreign Affairs for Breaking into Government/ International…

News Briefs

By Laila Volpe, Olivia Watson – 2 months ago

Bump stock ban progresses On Wednesday, Nov. 28, the Trump administration announced that it would implement a ban on bump stocks on guns, which essentially allow semi-automatic rifles to fire…