Features

The Vassar Daisy Chain: a link to centuries of history

By Merrick Rubinstein – 1 month ago

In terms of Vassar traditions, the Daisy Chain has had quite an impressive run—the event has been an inseparable part of commencement culture ever since 1894, pausing only once for…

Running a pro-war, grass-themed Instagram

By – 1 month ago

It happens. You assign someone to cover Vassar’s three main animal Instagram accounts. The article comes in, and your heart suddenly freezes as you read the line, “@skunksofvassar hopes to…

The perfect Halloween confection: Monster’s Eyeballs!

By Olivia Gross – 1 month ago

Candy is the lifeblood of every Halloween event. Dozens of varieties of chocolate morsels and sour strips blend into a nauseatingly delicious night, but there is always something missing: salt.…

Animal accounts spark Instagram trend

By Sashinka Poor – 2 months ago

Over the past few months, several Vassar students have made Instagram accounts dedicated to the skunks, deer and squirrels frequently spotted on campus. Each account follows the same format, posting…

Zooming through the semester in more ways than one

By Monika Sweeney – 2 months ago

For those who could have sworn they saw a miniature pink Lamborghini traversing the quad, rest assured that your sleep-deprived mind was not playing tricks on you. Xia Lai ’24…