Day: September 23, 2015

Female ruggers blast opposition, strive for Nationals

By SHIRA IDRIS – 7 years ago

Last fall witnessed one of the most heart­breaking ends to a Vassar women’s rugby season ever. After a challenging and well-fought battle, the Brewers were winning against Kutz­town University. However,…

Indecent Exposure to introduce its new members

By YIFAN WANG – 7 years ago

When asked about the ever-present myth that declares women as not funny, Eliz­abeth Snyderman ’17 wrote her response as a female comedian herself: “Anyone who thinks that has probably never…

Islamaphobia permeates GOP rhetoric

By NICHOLAS BARONE – 7 years ago

Since Sept. 11, inflammatory rhetoric regard­ing the status of Muslim-Americans in the United States has been an unfortunate aspect of many politicians’ stances and leanings. Last Sunday night, GOP presidential…

#YesAllWomen advances digital activism

By EMMA BURNS – 7 years ago

You know we have officially entered the dig­ital age when a mere pound sign can spark a grassroots campaign, an art exhibition and fund a women’s shelter. The hashtag has…

Underclassman meal plans provide unrealistic options

By JESSE HOROWITZ – 7 years ago

At long last, Vassar students might final­ly receive food that is edible. This is a huge step forward for humanity. The pros­pect of being able to actually digest and en­joy…

Student braces himself for life as pro Pokémon trainer

By ZANDER BASHAW – 7 years ago

Pokémon and the Nintendo Company re­cently announced that they will be releasing Pokémon GO in 2016. Tsunekazu Ishihara, pres­ident and CEO of The Pokémon Company said, “Our challenge was to…