Features

Plagiarism occupies gray area

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 6 years ago

On the surface, plagiarism is the act of stealing another individual’s ideas and claiming them as as your own without properly crediting them. Sometimes this results from a miniscule mistake,…

Tournament to celebrate popular game’s local roots

By CARMEN REINICKE – 6 years ago

Though imitations such as Words with Friends have recently garnered popularity, many of us maintain the original is always better than the copy and pledge our allegience to Scrabble­­­—the word…

Jail deal spotlights recidivism

By RACHEL BORNÉ – 6 years ago

For years the inmate population in Dutchess County has far surpassed the jail capacity, but not until recently have we seen a proposal to build a larger, more efficient facility…

Vassar Venturers promote entrepreneurship through alums

By BETHANY TERRY – 6 years ago

Celebrating the first anniversary of their founding, the Vassar Venturers, an organization whose goal is to bring in mentors to inspire Vassa’rs budding entrepreneurs, are going strong after hosting CEO…

New Writer in Residence Harmon follows rich legacy

By HAE SEO KIM – 6 years ago

This February marks the 34th anniversary of the Writer-in-Residence program at Vassar College, this year honoring Joshus Harmon, a former professor of English here at Vassar. The program started in…