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Bradley talks public health, budget

By – 3 weeks ago

On Tuesday, Jan. 10, Vassar appointed Yale professor Elizabeth Bradley as the 11th President of the College. Her appointment concluded an eight-month nationwide search for a new College president after…

News Briefs Feb. 2, 2017

By Hanna Stasiuk – 3 weeks ago

Trump’s Executive Orders Polarize Nation On Wednesday, Jan. 25, President Donald Trump signed a pair of executive orders calling for the immediate construction of a border wall with Mexico, and…

Students broaden identity talks

By – 3 months ago

At Vassar—an institution founded by and for (and in many ways, still dominated by) the wealthy, white, able-bodied and cisgender—students who fall outside these categories often need to make a…

#OurVassar fundraiser nets over $200K in 24 hours

By MEG HOWELL – 3 months ago

On Nov. 29, Vassar College’s Office of Alumnae/i Affairs and Development (OAAD) launched #OurVassar on the collegiate crowdfunding website Give Campus. The fundraiser was created in the spirit of Giving…

Slave narrative prompts dialogue on politics of friendship

By CLARK XU – 3 months ago

Scholars who study society from the perspective of those who have been historically discouraged or blocked from sharing their life experiences in public discussion can transform the familiar landscape of…