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VSA Meeting 4/10/16

By – 5 years ago

7:05// Consensus Agenda Finance: The Limit wanted a new camera, Choice wanted more funding for contraception. Slow Foods had some budget application problems last year so this is just some…

Senior Retrospective: Kelly Schuster

By KELLY SCHUSTER – 6 years ago

to-do lists/lovenotes to myself on graduating/growing pains on armpit hair on learning within institutions built upon power on unlearning without them on swallowing water down the wrong tube sort of…

Senior Retrospective: Bethan Johnson

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 6 years ago

When I read all of those hundreds of books about the college selection process and the veritable national-security level background checks students are supposed to give to each school before…

Senior Retrospective: Lanbo Yang

By LANBO YANG – 6 years ago

In my four years at Vassar, I learned things I never expected to learn. I learned that you can use dishwasher soap just like hand soap. I learned that Main…

Senior Retrospective: Erik Quinson

By ERIK QUINSON – 6 years ago

I came to Vassar from overseas. As any of my teammates will be quick to point out, I am a faux Brit, both my parents are American but I spent…

Senior Retrospective: Derek Butterton

By DEREK BUTTERTON – 6 years ago

One Thursday night in September 2011, I walked into the Math Lounge in Rockefeller Hall and recited a speech by Hephaestus from Book VIII of the Odyssey. Afterward, I talked…

Senior Retrospective: Simon Patané

By Simon Patané – 6 years ago

These past four years at Vassar have been, to say the least, unexpected. Looking back, there have been painful moments and struggles complimented by some of the best times of…

Senior Retrospective: Sarah Oliver

By SARAH OLIVER – 6 years ago

I absolutely love being nostalgic. It’s actually my favorite pastime. I’m that person who asks everyone about their fellow groups and freshman roommates. I love reminiscing about the first time…

Senior Retrospective: Meaghan Hughes

By MEAGHAN HUGHES – 6 years ago

A teacher in high school told me once, “college is where you get to keep being a kid for four years before you have to get into the real world.”…

Senior Retrospective: Cara Hunt

By CARA HUNT – 6 years ago

Dear 2015 Classmates, I sincerely hope that two or five or seven years down the line, when we inevitably run into each other on the World Wide Web, we remember…