Day: November 9, 2022

Vassar should rethink post-pandemic crowding

By Jacques Abou-Rizk, Maryam Bacchus – 3 months ago

Following the COVID-19 pandemic, the “return to normalcy” has brought about a resurgence of large gatherings worldwide. Masses have come together in celebration of holidays as well as concerts and…

Is Poughkeepsie experiencing gentrification?

By Brian J. Godfrey, Professor of Geography & Urban Studies – 3 months ago

Poughkeepsie has long suffered from image problems, ranging from laughable to serious issues. Besides its curious name––oddly pronounced “Po–KIP–see”––the small mid-Hudson city’s reputation suffered from its loss of an active…