Opinions

Senior Retrospective: Calvin Lamothe

By Calvin Lamothe – 2 months ago

I have a secret Facebook group with my four best friends from home (for those who haven’t already made fun of me about it, home is Manchester, MA. Yes, Manchester-by-the-Sea;…

Senior Retrospective: Lydia Wood

By Lydia Wood – 2 months ago

My best piece of advice is to make connections. And I don’t really mean like business networking connections—those are great too, but I still don’t really know how to make…

Senior Retrospective: Abby Johnson

By Abby Johnson – 2 months ago

I spend a lot of time thinking about the alternate life I would have had at Oberlin College, which was the place I almost went to before Vassar accepted me.…

Senior Retrospective: Max Fine

By Max Fine – 2 months ago

As many of my friends and family have told me, I like looking back. This is probably why I’ve always enjoyed history and why I declared it as my major…

Senior Retrospective: Lucy Balcezak

By Lucy Balcezak – 2 months ago

I am a racer. There is no closure in racing. There are always more races, faster times, better places, and more grit to be had, which can never be had.…

Senior Retrospective: Rainah Umlauf

By Rainah Umlauf – 2 months ago

These last few days (well, weeks, and in some sense this whole year) have been incredibly strange. I am inhabiting a space that I know is precarious and temporary, and…

Senior Retrospective: Christa Ventresca

By Christa Ventresca – 2 months ago

In a rather classic turn of events for me, I didn’t actually manage to get my senior retrospective in on time for the print version. So the only place you…

DHFC returns to Vassar to intimidate students, activists

By Ally Fernandez and Sarah Cohn – 3 months ago

On Friday, April 28, around 3 p.m., two people with briefcases were spotted outside of Ferry House putting up hateful, Islamophobic and racist posters on dorm buildings, benches and trash…

Drama Department should take intersectional approach

By Kaitlin Prado – 3 months ago

This past weekend the Experimental Theatre of Vassar College presented “the importance of being earnest [a queer adaptation].” This joint-senior project in drama was based on a student-adapted version of…