Cassandra Brook

Human torture approved at Vassar College

By – 2 months ago

Welcome one, welcome all. Today is the Ides of March for many young hopeful students in mathematics. Just last Friday, these students displayed bright, joyous countenances. They were fountains of…

Good food, great bands, fire hazard?

By – 2 months ago

Over the weekend, I attended “Light the Night,” an event involving music, s’mores and other foods on the quad. Truly, I enjoyed the event. The catering from Bacio’s was delicious…

Raymond House renovation underway

By – 3 months ago

It’s the start of a new month and, unfortunately, also the start of a new building for Vassar College. At the beginning of April, Town of Poughkeepsie building inspector Bill…

Phony Phil bluffs: The wind huffs

By – 4 months ago

Some of you may know Punxsutawney Phil, the tiny cute groundhog that predicts the coming of spring. He often shows up with a posse of middle-aged men in Abraham Lincoln-esque…