Day: February 19, 2014

Assistant Coach Lussier offers enthusiasm, knowledge

By SAM HAMMER – 8 years ago

Assistant Coach Kaliegh Lussier played for Head Coach Candice Brown at Manhattanville. Coach Lussier played for Louisiana State University at the division one level for four years. Photo By: Jacob…

Women’s basketball moves into post-season playoffs

By TINA CASO – 8 years ago

Co-ed Squash The co-ed squash team traveled to Northampton, Mass. to compete in the Collegiate Squash Association Championship (CSA), but ultimately fell to the University of South Carolina (USC) 7-2.…

Trials await Sam in hypermasculine NFL

By CLYFF YOUNG – 8 years ago

Certain names in the NFL seem particularly fitting: Pat Angerer, linebacker for the Indianapolis Colts; Takeo Spikes, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers; Ryan Mallett, backup quarterback for the New…

Hockey ignites rivalry

By ZACH RIPPE – 8 years ago

Many people are familiar with the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team and its dramatic road to the gold medal in Lake Placid (even if only from watching the 2004 film…

Olympic hockey merits greater exposure

By ELI J. VARGAS I – 8 years ago

A few days ago when I was flipping through the channels on TV while looking for the Olympics, I found more channels devoted to talking about Derek Jeter retiring and…

VJU agrees to be Open Hillel organization

By VASSAR JEWISH UNION – 8 years ago

Members of the Vassar Jewish Union (VJU) community voted on Tuesday, Feb. 18 to declare the organization to be an Open Hillel. The VJU is a Hillel-affiliated student organization that…

Letter to the Editor 2/20/14

By MELISSA E. GREEN – 8 years ago

In “Vassar ignores values behind ASA boycott,” Dann and Massad argued that Israel’s academic institutions are complicit in the oppression of Palestinians. But if we accept that reasoning, the ASA…

New Facebook gender choices a step forward

By LILY ELBAUM – 8 years ago

This week, Facebook unveiled a new feature: Users on the English site can now select a custom gender. Male and female are there, but there is now a “custom” choice,…