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VSA brings New York Times subscriptions to College

By NOBLE INGRAM – 6 years ago

One hundred print copies of The New York Times can be found in the College Center and Retreat. Additionally, online access is available for students seven days a week through…

Rebecca Edwards focuses advice on life after graduation

By ANNA IOVINE – 6 years ago

On Monday, Jan. 27, Vassar Office of Religious and Spiritual Life (RSL) hosted their first “Oh the Places I’ve Been” event of the semester. This installment involved a conversation with…

Poet advocates peace in Palestine conflict

By KATIE CARPENTER – 6 years ago

Poet Remi Kanazi speaks on the ongoing conflict in Palestine and advocates for peace in the region. Vassar student groups made short presentations in between Kanazi’s readings. Photo By: main11…

Outside the Bubble 1/30/14

By ELIZABETH DEAN – 6 years ago

Brain-Dead Patient Removed from Life Support On Sunday, Jan 26, a Texas hospital removed 33-year-old Marlise Munoz from life support after a protracted legal battle between Munoz’s family and the…

Lotto selected as Dean of Studies

By SHELIA HU – 6 years ago

Benjamin Lotto was recently selected to be the new Dean of Studies and will be officially starting in July 2014. Lotto is a professor in the Mathematics Department and acted…

Vassar accepts new Posse students

By ELIZABETH DEAN – 6 years ago

On Friday, Jan. 17, the College announced on their Facebook page the acceptance of 10 veterans to Vassar’s Class of 2018 through the Posse program. This will be Vassar’s second…

Minimum wage increase takes effect at VC

By ANNA IOVINE – 6 years ago

New York’s minimum wage increased at the end of 2013 from the federal minimum of $7.25 to $8 an hour. It is one of 13 states to raise the minimum…

Logistical challenges limit success of Spring Orientation

By NOBLE INGRAM – 6 years ago

On Monday, Jan. 20 and Tuesday, Jan. 21, the Vassar College First Year Program hosted an event called “Spring Orientation: Unpacking Vassar.” The event was created for first-year students but…

Outside the Bubble 1/23/14

By NOBLE INGRAM – 6 years ago

Chicago Archdiocese releases records of Sexual Abuse On Tuesday, Jan. 21, the Archdiocese of Chicago released more than 6,000 documents detailing the sexual misconduct cases of 30 Roman Catholic priests.…

Dones elected new VP for Student Life

By EMILY HOFFMAN – 6 years ago

Tuesday, Nov. 19, former Vice President for Student Life Genesis Hernandez resigned from his position. In an emergency Vassar Student Association (VSA) Council meeting, the VSA voted to fill the…

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