Day: April 16, 2014

Experimentation crescendos at showcases

By SAMANTHA KOHL – 8 years ago

With student bands like Vishnu Basement and SUPERTEEN recording albums and going on tour this summer, student music has been thriving as of late. In keeping with the particularly vibrant…

‘Dazed’ continues to hold sway

By DANIEL BOGRAN – 8 years ago

Movies are a medium which relies on youth. Precisely because of this, countless youth-centered entertainments fill up screens across America each year. But these aren’t really about youth so much…

Epic ‘Rise’ pushes limits of stylized subject matter

By ISABELLA DELEO – 8 years ago

According to playwright Bertolt Brecht, “murderers command too much respect from us.” Embracing this concept, Brecht wrote the play “The Resistable Rise of Arturo Ui,” a story that allegorically examines…

‘Veep’ comedic, absurd spin on DC politics

By HARRIS GURNEY – 8 years ago

“Democracy is so overrated” remarks the shrewd Frank Underwood in the Washington D.C thriller “House of Cards.” While Netflix’s most popular drama satirizes the corrupt world of Washington D.C through…

Weekly Misc Quiz: How to know if you’re VC #basic

By LILY SLOSS AND MICHAEL CADENAS – 8 years ago

#Basic is a biddie who is extraordinarily ordinary; the opposite of being “hip” or a relation of Meryl Streep. How #basic are you? The following quiz lists Vassar-specific symptoms of…