Day: April 2, 2014

Physicist Wu to give commencement speech

By NOBLE INGRAM – 7 years ago

On Thursday, March 27, the President’s Office announced the speaker for this year’s Commencement ceremony. Vassar alumna and physicist Dr. Sau Lan Wu ’63 will speak at the 150th Commencement…

Security officers seek unionization

By ANNA IOVINE – 7 years ago

The Vassar Security Department is organizing to form a union. The Student/Labor Dialogue (SLD) has been showing support through the hashtag “#DemocracyforVCSecurity,” as well as a photo campaign. Additionally, they…

Res Life implements new housing process

By BETHANY TERRY – 7 years ago

With new technology, there are always kinks to be worked out. This was no exception for Vassar’s new online housing system, Residence by Symplicity. Used for winter and spring break…

VC track team off to fast start

By SAM HAMMER – 7 years ago

This past Saturday, the men’s and women’s track teams competed at Monmouth University, despite terrible weather conditions. Notable performances included senior Abe Gatling running a 51.90 second 400-meter and placing…

‘Truth About Truth’ examines absurdity

By JAKE SOLOMON – 7 years ago

“The Truth About Truth (Everything is Breakfast Food),” as a title, reveals very little about the play’s content. And creator Ethan Cohen ’16 would not have it any other way.…

Senior Week accessibility must be priority

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

With the commencement speaker announced last Thursday and 50 Nights this coming Saturday, these past two weeks have been important for members of the senior class. Naturally, with Commencement just…

Local foundation fundraises for Arlington schools’ needs

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 7 years ago

Over the past spring break, in the Vassar Alumnae/i House, the Arlington Education Foundation (AEF) hosted its fifth annual Spring Benefit. Held in one of campus’ most iconic buildings, and…