Day: September 22, 2021

Vassar celebrates Dante’s work, life

By – 3 years 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…

Notes on a Playlist: ‘cicada season’

By Nandini Likki – 3 years 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…

Where we are from: Dispatches from home

By Ila Kumar – 3 years ago

My house lies exactly 0.2 miles from Vassar College but has in certain ways become a distant place: I don’t eat dinner there anymore, all that is left in my…