Day: September 22, 2021

Vassar celebrates Dante’s work, life

By – 2 months ago

On Tuesday, Sept.14th, faculty and students gathered in the Library Class of ’51 Reading Room to celebrate the 700th anniversary of iconic Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri’s death. “Celebrating…

Art returns to Palmer Gallery with ‘Driftwoods-on-Hudson’

By Leila Raines and Nina Ajemian – 2 months ago

Last year, stepping into the James W. Palmer III Gallery meant entering the Vassar Pop-Up Store; instead of drawings, paintings and sculptures, students would find a world of Vassar sweatshirts,…

Notes on a Playlist: ‘cicada season’

By Nandini Likki – 2 months ago

Every 17 years in the greater Cincinnati area, something magically disgusting happens: the infamous Brood X cicadas emerge from their slumber as fully-matured adults, ready to take on the world…