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Diabetes in daily life recounted

By Frankie Knuckles – 4 weeks ago

On the morning of Nov. 1, 2018, I draft a Facebook post, proclaiming that we are now in Diabetes Awareness Month. I tell my friends to educate themselves about the…

Quite Frankly

By Frankie Knuckles – 4 weeks ago

Have a question you want answered? Submit your quandaries at http://bit.ly/2RFnXfk Hey Frankie, Who am I? Sincerely, Future Philosopher Dear Philosopher, Quite frankly, I suspect this was a joke submission.…

Nguyen ’20 navigates crossroads of multiple identities

By Duncan Aronson – 4 weeks ago

Whether she’s working at the Information Desk, delivering laughs in underground improv performances or running around as president of the Asian Students’ Alliance (ASA), Heather Phan Nguyen ’20 always carries…

ASA Night Market fuses, celebrates culinary cultures

By Duncan Aronson – 1 month 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 – 1 month 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 – 1 month 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 – 1 month 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…