Day: October 26, 2016

Outreach programs aid youth

By CLARK XU – 5 years ago

Despite the New York Supreme Court’s decision last month that eight school districts, including the Poughkeepsie City School District (PCSD), received a level of funding adequate to provide students with…

Chess club unites area amateurs

By YIFAN WANG – 5 years ago

Rockefeller Hall cannot be more fa­miliar to a Vassar student. Classes meet here. Student organizations hold activities here. Special lectures take place in the spacious rooms here. But perhaps few…

Forgotten drama piece revived

By KAITLIN PRADO – 5 years ago

“This is a play written in anger. In the dead wasteland of male society—it seems to ask—isn’t it nec­essary for certain women, at least, to resort to murder?” –Nicholas Wright…

Men’s basketball set to tip-off 2016 season

By OLIVIA O'LOUGHLIN – 5 years ago

  On Oct. 15, as most students packed their bags for October break, the men’s basketball team took the court to start its 2016-2017 season. Through­out the week, the squad…

Student taken with trip to Tokyo

By EILIS DONOHUE – 5 years ago

If you have one week to go any­where, halfway around the world may not be the most logical choice, but it certainly is an exciting one. Over October break, I…

New counselors face increasing demands, student needs

By ANDREA YANG – 5 years ago

This year, Vassar College Counseling Service (VCCS) welcomed three new counselors: permanent Staff Therapists Constanca Vescio, Jeremy Eggleston and 2016-2017 Post-doctoral Fellow Stephanie Bowlin. According to the Director of Psychological…

Homemade banana ice cream creates alt vegan dessert

By BROOKE THOMAS – 5 years ago

You know Veganism is catching on when Ben & Jerry’s starts making almond milk-based “frozen dessert.” (A note about that term: I hate it. Ice cream is ice cream even…

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