Day: February 12, 2014

Student researchers reveal simple secrets to lab success

By BETHANY TERRY – 8 years ago

Student research assistants in the science department aid their professors in their semester-spanning projects. The campus job acquaints students with real-life challenges that face scientists. Now, student researchers are sharing…

Film Screening of Eve Ensler’s ‘V-Day’ sparks debate

By ELIZABETH DEAN – 8 years ago

On Tuesday, February 11, Vassar’s Sexual Assault and Violence Prevention (SAVP) hosted a screening of the film “V-Day” followed by a critique moderated by Senior Lecturer of English and Director…

College tackles issue of divestment from fossil fuels

By SHELIA HU – 8 years ago

Last Thursday the Vassar Debate Society held a public debate on whether Vassar should divest from fossil fuel companies. The debate touched on what effects divesting or not divesting would…

New Ecoleaders to promote sustainability

By ANNA IOVINE – 8 years ago

Sustainability at Vassar has started a new program to encourage environmental measures—defined as focusing on ecological, economic, and social concerns—in dorms and senior housing. The program instates ten to twelve…

Outside the Bubble 2/13/14

By NOBLE INGRAM – 8 years ago

Washington Governor Suspend Death Penalty Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington said Tuesday that he was suspending the use of the death penalty in the state, announcing a move that he…

Women’s bball seeks strong finish to successful season

By SAM HAMMER – 8 years ago

This season, the Vassar women’s basketball team has had great success under the guidance of Head Coach Candice Brown and seniors Hannah Senftleber, Jarae Farrell and Cydni Matsuoka. Currently, the…

All-Star weekend sees modifications

By ZACH RIPPE – 8 years ago

This Friday, February 14 is a very special day. For some, it will consist of spending time with their significant other and sharing a nice romantic evening together. Yet this…

Broncos’ loss hidden by Winter Olympics

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

“After an NFL season filled with uncertainty, scandal, and the unexpected, expect one thing from the final Sunday of professional football: Expect this Super Bowl to be the most watched…