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VSA ruminates on divestment resolution

By LEIGHTON SUEN – 7 years ago

On Sunday, Feb. 17, the resolution in support of divestment from fossil fuel industries was proposed for a second time in Vassar Student Association (VSA) Council, and subsequently tabled again…

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By THE MISCELLANY NEWS – 7 years ago

Poughkeepsie contemplates new arts district An arts district may come out of the upcoming zoning renovation of the city of Poughkeepsie. Home to The Chance Theater, the Barrett Art Center,…

Zeligs tapped for VSA Academics

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS AND CARRIE PLOVER – 7 years ago

On Feb. 10, in a unanimous decision, the VSA Council appointed Amanda Zeligs ‘13 the new Vice President of Academics, replacing Matt Harvey ’13 who stepped down from the position…

Divestment proposal gains speed

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 7 years ago

Last week, the Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign, an offshoot of the Vassar Greens, worked to increase its visibility by holding a teach-in and introducing a resolution to the VSA Council…

First Year Program highlights leadership in annual event

By NOBLE INGRAM AND LENA JOSEPHS – 7 years ago

On Monday, Feb. 11, Vassar’s student leaders came together in collaboration with Executive Director of the Campus Acitivites Office Terry Quinn and Assistant Director of Residential Wellness Terrence Hanlon, as…

Council endorses proposal to expand Women’s Center

By LEIGHTON SUEN – 7 years ago

On Sunday, Feb. 10, Vassar Student Association (VSA) Council unanimously voted to adopt a resolution supporting the establishment of a larger, more centralized Campus Life Women’s Center.  The resolution maintains…

News Briefs

By THE MISCELLANY NEWS – 7 years ago

Tunisian Human Rights Lawyer Assassinated On Feb. 6, human rights lawyer and leader of the Tunisian Left, Chokri Belaid, was assassinated. The country of Tunisia is particularly known for being…

Zeligs appointed VP for Academics

By DAVID ROSENKRANZ – 7 years ago

Filling a position left vacant by Matthew Harvey '13 last month, VSA Council has just appointed Amanda Zeligs '13...

EDII letters delivered without complication

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 7 years ago

A year after a technical glitch erroneously told 76 Early Decision II applicants they had been accepted into Vassar, the Office of Admissions released its digital decision letters this past…