Noah Purdy

Convocation ushers in a new year

By Dylan Smith – 6 days ago

On Wednesday, Sept. 6, Vassar students, faculty and community members gathered in the Chapel to witness the academic circle of life. The annual Convocation ceremony recognizes the Vassar community in…

Amey resigns from VSA presidency

By – 4 weeks ago

[Additional reporting by Laurel Hennen Vigil, News Editor] On Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, Miranda Amey ’19 announced her resignation as the 2017-18 president of the Vassar Student Association (VSA) in…

Alumnae/i share wisdom, advice with the Class of 2017!

By Noah Purdy and Charlotte Varcoe-Wolfson – 4 months ago

“Congratulations! Be proud of everything you’ve accomplished and let everyone who helped you get here know how grateful you are. The most important thing you can do after graduation is…

‘Medea’ revives tragedy

By and – 5 months ago

“Now all love is turned to hate, and tenderest ties are weak,” laments the Nurse in the opening to Euripides’ tragedy “Medea.” Both ancient theatrical genres, comedy and tragedy, relied…

Pokrywka chosen as guest expert

By – 7 months ago

“There is a scientist out there somewhere who is dedicating their entire life to just studying how ostriches make love. There’s another person studying what would happen if monkeys used…