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By Marusa Rus – 3 months ago

U.S. won’t contribute to Iraq rebuilding A three-day donors’ conference was held in Kuwait this week under the sponsorship of the United Nations, the European Union and the World Bank. The objective was…

Political Roundup

By Marusa Rus – 3 months ago

In this week’s headlines… Wednesday marked another mass shooting in a United States school, this time in Parkland, Florida. The shooter has been identified as 19-year-old Nicolas Cruz, a former…

VSA Updates 2/20/18

By Julian Corbett, VSA General Intern – 3 months ago

Consensus Agenda – Passed Finance allocations —3169/3269 from Speakers to Feminist Alliance for Transformative Justice: A Teach-In with the LIES Collective. —1500/2398.48 from Capital to Vassar Filmmakers for film equipment…

Political activists discuss abolitionist agenda

By Clark Xu – 3 months ago

In its mission to equip students with a profound and well-versed liberal arts education, Vassar College makes an effort to foster political discourse that challenges perennial injustices in society and…

Updates from the VSA

By Julian Corbett – 3 months ago

Consensus Agenda – Passed Finance allocations 3150/3150 from Speakers to The Limit To bring Chris Fleming to campus for comedy event. 1000/1000 from Conference to Crafts not Bombs. For labor conference…

Political Roundup

By Marusa Rus – 3 months ago

In this week’s headlines… Early Friday, Feb. 9, President Trump signed a budget deal, turning it into a law that will last for the next two years. Thursday night saw…

News Briefs Feb. 14, 2018

By Laurel Hennen Vigil – 3 months ago

California may face new drought Less than a year ago, California’s five-year drought—the worst in the state’s recorded history—was declared over. During the last three years of the drought, Governor…

Students, alums celebrate Black History Month at Vassar

By Youngju Chang – 3 months ago

Since 1976, February has been officially recognized as Black History Month. Throughout the month, people remember the significant role of African Americans in U.S. history and celebrate their invaluable achievements…

Updates from the VSA

By Julian Corbett – 4 months ago

VSA Appointments The Board of Elections and Appointments is currently looking for applicants for four positions! Do you want to get involved with Vassar’s student government? Do you routinely read…