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Senior Retrospective: Frank Najarro Izquierdo

By Frank Najarro – 2 years ago

It’s raining outside. I’m sitting in the new Deece watching people go by, getting eggs, bowls of fruit, and giving each other goodbye hugs; the summer looms, hidden behind the…

Senior Retrospective: Clark Xu

By Clark Xu – 2 years ago

Vassar is a happy place for squirrels. The campus is designed for pedestrians, not cars. There are a lot of trees. And free trash. But not everybody would say that…

Senior Retrospective: Hannah Nice

By Hannah Nice – 2 years ago

“Hey, don’t I follow you on Instagram?” In 2014, on a crisp fall day, I stopped a girl in my ART 105 section outside of the library. For a few…

Senior Retrospective: Josh Schwartz

By Josh Schwartz – 2 years ago

I didn’t realize how much of my identity was tethered to studenthood until I was forced to face a future without school. Throughout my (nearly) twenty-two years, the thing that…

Senior Retrospective: Zander Bashaw

By Zander Bashaw – 2 years ago

Sitting down to write this Senior Retrospective pressed for time and without a concrete idea of where the piece is going, I find myself viscerally reminded of my time working…

As moments turn to memories, student-athletes reflect

By Mack Liederman – 2 years ago

For student-athletes ranging from the 1,000-point scorer to the walk-on trying out a new sport, varsity athletics signifies a crucial aspect of the Vassar experience. Juggling problem sets and essays…

Theses embrace complexity through art

By Izzy Braham – 2 years ago

One of the most wonderful qualities about art is its ability to express complexity. Whether we are using it to convey an unfamiliar idea, combine multiple concepts or deconstruct ways…

Wannabe grad shares future plans

By Hannah Gaven – 2 years ago

Even though I still have three years left in college, I have a bunch of plans after graduation. First, I’m going to drop acid, snort heroin and drink crack because…

‘Atlanta’ offers fresh social commentary

By Jimmy Christon – 2 years ago

“Atlanta”’s second season is proof that Donald Glover and company not only have what it takes to elevate this show above the bar set by the first season, but also…