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Updates from the VSA April 20, 2017

By Calvin Lamothe – 1 week ago

VSA Elections Have Concluded–Meet Your New Senate! Last Thursday, after days of filing, campaigning, and then more campaigning after some unexpected technical difficulties, we announced the results of our 2017…

News Briefs April 13, 2017

By Dylan Smith – 2 weeks ago

U.S. Launches Missile Strike Against Syria U.S. President Donald Trump ordered a targeted missile attack against a Syrian air base on Thursday, April 6. The strike was in response to…

Updates from the VSA: April 12, 2017

By Calvin Lamothe and Natalie Kopke – 2 weeks ago

Spring Elections Voting Now Open! Voting in the Spring Elections will close at 12 p.m. on Thursday, April 13. If you read this before then, there is still time to…

VC to initiate ‘Engaged Pluralism’

By Dylan Smith – 3 weeks ago

On Monday, March 27, Vassar announced “Engaged Pluralism: Belonging and Thriving at Vassar College,” a $1.6 million initiative meant to promote inclusivity and affirmation among the college community. Beginning in…

Democracy Matters ponders Trump-era voting rights

By Ashley LaMere – 3 weeks ago

“I don’t think voting is the end, but rather the beginning, of political participation. Voting is a ‘gateway drug’ to political engagement. Now, more than ever, is a time to engage,…