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Committee brings together International Studies majors

By DALLAS ROBINSON – 7 years ago

A new majors’ committee creates a support group and space for students dedicated to one of Vassar’s interdisciplinary majors programs. The International Studies (IS) Majors’ Committee was created last semester.…

Dutchess community protests jail expansion

By RACHAEL BORNÉ – 7 years ago

On the night of January 20th, 2013, a group of local activists and community members gathered under the light of the Bardavon Theatre’s glowing marquee in protest of a proposal…

Ashinaga interns assist needy orphans in Uganda, Japan

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 7 years ago

With summer only a few months away, the pressure is on for students to obtain internships, fellowships and various other opportunities worthy of occupying space on a résumé. And while…

QuestBridge seeks to expand presence on VC campus

By CHRIS GONZALEZ AND MARIE SOLIS – 7 years ago

Applying to college comes with certain difficulties every high school student can expect. Application essays, recommendations and SAT scores are all part of a process which can come with roadblocks…

Unitarian Universalists carve niche at VC

By CARMEN REINICKE – 7 years ago

Students use their four years at college for self-exploration, which, for many, includes figuring out where they stand when it comes to spirituality and religion. This idea of searching and…

Senior theses bring together History majors

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 7 years ago

Majors’ committees provide resources and a place of community for students who share the same strong passion in an academic area. Comprised of sophomores, juniors and seniors, this committee fulfills…