Day: February 18, 2015

Stress-busting strategies for the over-burdened mind

By SARAH SANDLER – 7 years ago

With a semester of college under their belt, first-year students have made adjustments to handle the whirlwind of changes Vassar life brings. Still, stress levels can be tough to navigate,…

Candlelight vigil honors UNC victims

By RHYS JOHNSON – 7 years ago

On Friday, Feb. 13, the Vassar Muslim Student Union (VMSU) hosted a candlelight vigil in honor of students Deah Barakat, 23, Yusor Abu-Salha, 21, and Razan Abu-Salha, 19, who were…

VARC film showing targets factory farming industry

By CHRIS POMPETZKI – 7 years ago

Although it is common knowledge that fossil fuels are the source of a number of environmental problems, a lesser known threat is that of animal agriculture, which is responsible for…

Outside the Bubble 2/20/15

By SIEU NGUYEN & CHRIS POMPETZKI – 7 years ago

Comedy legend Jon Stewart will leave host spot on “The Daily Show” Political satirist Jon Stewart announced his departure from Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” on Feb. 10th, after 16…

Little League addresses real big issues

By ROB CARPENTER – 7 years ago

Last Wednesday, the governing body of the famous youth baseball program, Little League, punished the reigning U.S. National Champion for geographical recruiting violations, stripping the team of its championship title.…

E-revolution is here: play Hearthstone

By JOSH SHERMAN – 7 years ago

When you think of a sport, do video games come to mind? I ask because of the recent growth in a field called e-sports, a shortening for electronic sports. Specifically,…

Mad for March, fed-up with long April

By SAM HAMMER – 7 years ago

When you ask a casual sports fan whether they prefer college or professional basketball, they will likely reply that they prefer the NBA regular season, but that the NBA playoffs…