Day: May 6, 2015

New enzyme promotes transfusions

By DELANEY FISCHER – 7 years ago

Unfortunately, blood transfusions are commonly utilized in the United States. In fact, every two seconds, someone in the U.S. needs blood, resulting in ~30 million blood components being transfused in…

Visibility a key goal for campus dining

By SARAH SANDLER – 7 years ago

Food is a huge part of most college students’ lives, and it is no secret that food is my ultimate obsession. As an aspiring food journalist, I am always thinking…

Film trivializes realities of cyberbullying

By SOPHIA BURNS – 7 years ago

Usually, innovation is a good thing, especially in modes of entertainment that can quickly become tired and banal. That being said, not all innovation is necessarily good innovation. A few…

Violence inside, outside Mayweather fight

By SUSIE MARTINEZ – 7 years ago

My brother is texting me from back in the Bronx. I am in Poughkeepsie, which is a two-hour train ride that shrinks into the two seconds it takes him to…

Ban places undue burden on student body

By SOPHIE KORETO – 7 years ago

On April of 2013, it was officially decided by the Committee on College Life that Vassar would ban smoking on its campus in June 2015. There is no doubt that…

Rhetoric on campus issues remains weak without context

By ROBERT RONAN – 7 years ago

The truth, unfortunately, is more complicated than Byrnes implies. And that truth is that Vassar as an institution isn’t responsible for the arts and sciences divide: Vassar’s humanities students are.…

All-women theater troupe travels to Russia on Shiva stage

By CONNOR MCILWAIN – 7 years ago

Idlewild’s cast and crew have performed as the only Vassar all-female theater ensemble since 2007. This year, they will be putting on “The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls,” beginning May…

‘What For’ plays down musical emotion

By JACK CONWAY – 7 years ago

“What For?” is Toro y Moi’s fourth full-length album and Chad Bundick’s second release in the past six months. The first release, “Michael,” was made under his Les Sins moniker…