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VSA Update 4/19

By Julian Corbett – 5 months ago

Consensus Agenda – Passed Finance allocations $100/$500 from Administrative Fund to Women’s Center for slices, scoops, succulents, singing and slime for SAAM (Sexual Assault Awareness Month) $3,152/$2,152 from Capital to…

VSA Updates 4/8/18

By Julian Corbett – 6 months ago

Consensus Agenda – Passed Finance allocations 30,000/52,000 from Discretionary to Founder’s Day Music due to increased costs and lack of music choice. 255.82/255.82 from Capital to WVKR for a listening…

VSA candidates prep for election with Q&A

By Clark Xu – 6 months ago

In preparation for the voting period in the student government elections this week, the Vassar Student Association (VSA) held the Executive Board Q&A on April 5 in Rockefeller Hall. The…

Student org plans Red Sand Gala

By Pazit Schrecker – 6 months ago

In countries across the globe, slavery and the slave trade have been banned for over a century, and in some places, for more than two. However, while slavery was abolished…

Political Roundup

By Marusa Rus – 6 months ago

In this week’s headlines... Throughout the past week, President Trump has been occupied with the issue of the caravan of migrants coming to the United States from Central America. The…

News Briefs

By Marusa Rus – 6 months ago

Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani talk Syria Last Wednesday, April 4, the Iranian, Russian and Turkish presidents met in Ankara, the Turkish capital, for a high-level meeting in which they discussed…

Gulbransen discusses Indian art

By Youngju Chang – 6 months ago

On Monday, April 9, Professor Krista Gulbransen gave a lecture on “Prayer, Performance, & Politics: Portraits of the Mughal Emperor Akbar Worshipping the Sun.” Gulbransen is an assistant professor of…

VSA hosts Global Campus panel

By Clark Xu – 6 months ago

The Vassar Student Association (VSA) and Vassar College have become increasingly comprehensive in their engagement with ways of life and thought from communities all over the world. For its sesquicentennial…

Jamia Wilson illuminates roadmap for revolutionaries

By Youngju Chang – 6 months ago

CW: This article discusses police brutality, gender-based violence and sexual assault. On Wednesday, March 28, Vassar’s Women’s Center hosted an event titled “Roadmap for Revolutionaries: Resistance for All.” Executive Director…

News Briefs

By Pazit Schrecker and Marusa Rus – 6 months ago

Gaza Strip protest turns violent On March 30, more than 15,000 Palestinians protested along the Gaza Strip in what was referred to as the “Great March of Return,” one of…