Day: February 26, 2014

Awareness week aims to destigmatize eating disorders

By JUSTINE WOODS – 8 years ago

Despite being extremely dangerous and prevalent among people of all genders, eating disorders are too often a taboo subject, as are many mental health issues. This week, Vassar College is…

Diaspora dinner a gathering of ingredients, cultures

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 8 years ago

Sixty seats to fill and 60 mouths to feed with home-cooked Indian and South Asian food. This is the order the South Asian Student Alliance (SASA) had to deliver during…

Walton proposes new cooperative to replace bookstore

By JOSHUA SHERMAN – 8 years ago

At the Vassar Student’s Association (VSA) Council meeting on Sunday, Feb. 23, VSA President Deb Steinberg ’14 announced plans for the College’s VP of Finance, Bob Walton, to propose a…

Student forums assess VSA restructuring

By ELIZABETH DEAN – 8 years ago

On Friday, Feb. 21 and Saturday, Feb. 22, a group of students held forums in UpC to discuss with the student body a proposal for restructuring the VSA. The proposal…

Outside the Bubble 2/27/2014

By SHELIA HU – 8 years ago

Uganda’s Anti-Gay Bill   On Monday, Feb. 24, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed an anti-gay bill that imposes harsh punishments, including life imprisonment, for homosexual acts. Homosexual activity was already…