Day: November 13, 2013

Local shows lucid dreaming awakens new perspectives

By KELSEY QUINN – 8 years ago

On Wednesday, November 6th, Vassar’s organization Mind the Music presented a lucid dreaming workshop in the Jade Parlor. The workshop was given by Tom Meli, who travels the Hudson Valley…

GAAP, VARC host speaker to explain ‘humane’ farming

By ANNA IOVINE & SHELIA HU – 8 years ago

On Thursday, Nov. 7, author James McWilliams gave a lecture at Vassar entitled “Veganism for Omnivores” hosted by the Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC). If interested in what else McWilliams…

Lecture grounds copyright infringment in pop culture

By NOBLE INGRAM – 8 years ago

On Monday, Nov. 11, intellectual property lawyer Kim Landsman ’74 visited campus to sit in on classes and give a lecture titled, “Intellectual Property’s Blurred Lines.” Landsman’s lecture offered case…

Volunteers reflect on tutoring program

By ELIZABETH DEAN – 8 years ago

On Monday, Nov. 11, the Vassar College Urban Education Initiative (VCUEI) hosted a reflection session for its student tutors who volunteer in the Poughkeepsie community. The session was titled “Race…

Outside the Bubble 11/14/13

By MAGGIE JEFFERS – 8 years ago

Hurricane slams Southeast Asia The Associated Press reported that up to 10,000 people are dead in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan’s landfall on Friday, Nov. 8. The…

Sometimes I forget to shower, and other confessions

By LILY DOYLE – 8 years ago

Monday, 3:00 a.m.: I realize that watching Carrie today was probably a bad idea, because I can’t close my eyes without thinking about crazy, crazy Julianne Moore and the headmaster…