Features

ASA Night Market fuses, celebrates culinary cultures

By Duncan Aronson – 5 days ago

This past Saturday, Nov. 3, Vassar’s various Asian-identifying student organizations erected food booths in the College Center for the Night Market event hosted by the Asian Students’ Alliance (ASA). Setting…

Lunch Box serves meals, bonds community

By Andrea Yang – 5 days ago

According to Professor of Sociology Leonard Nevarez’s community food assessment report in 2013, the food insecurity rate in the City of Poughkeepsie was 26.8 percent. This one-in-four households average was…

Quite Frankly

By Frankie Knuckles – 5 days ago

Have a question you want answered? Submit your quandaries here! Hey Frankie, There’s this girl, right. She’s intimidating. She’s so [heckin’] cool, and smart, and funny and talented and I…

Davi hosts Halloween festival

By Ariana Gravinese – 2 weeks ago

Halloweekend is a magical time not only for Vassar students, but also for children in the community. One of the events that connected the College to the larger Poughkeepsie area…

Cosplayer confesses: Costumes go beyond Halloweekend

By Frankie Knuckles – 2 weeks ago

This week, I spent incalculable hours cutting paper, embroidering, gluing and checking reference pictures in pursuit of the perfect Halloween costume. I even have bruises around my right thumb from…

Twins talk: Telepathy theory explained, demystified

By Duncan Aronson – 2 weeks ago

As Vassar students, we proudly celebrate and share our identities. They are explored through various outlets, such as Orientation events, student organizations and administrative offices. By this token, it’s safe…

Schamus discusses dilemma of truth-telling in fiction

By Mateusz Kasprowicz – 2 weeks ago

James Schamus is an accomplished screenwriter, producer and director who, along with producing and writing a handful of my favorite movies (“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind,” “Lost in Translation,”…