Day: April 15, 2015

Tumor paint improves medical accuracy

By DELANEY FISCHER – 7 years ago

Magnetic Resonance Imaging machines, or MRIs, are often used in identifying the location and approximate size of tumors in the brain and other body parts. However, during surgery, it can…

Documentary ban reinforces gender inequality in India

By UDBHAV AGARWAL – 7 years ago

Trigger Warning: This article graphically depicts and describes rape and murder. On the night of Dec. 14th, 2012—just as the malls of the new India were drawing their shutters, lamps…

Triennial celebration reunites African-American alumnae/i

By MEAGHAN HUGHES – 7 years ago

This past weekend the African American Alumnae/i of Vassar College (AAAVC) hosted Triennial XI and celebrated the organization’s 30th anniversary. The focus of this year’s conference was the continuation of…

Vassar awarded new Cooke Prize for Equity

By EMILY HOFFMAN – 7 years ago

Enrolling low-income students and allocating financial aid is something that many colleges and universities struggle with today. Vassar however, has stood out to many as particularly dedicated to socioeconomic diversity…