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Heartbleed may leave computers across campus vulnerable

By SHELIA HU & NOBLE INGRAM – 10 years ago

On Wednesday, April 23, the Vassar community received an email from Computing and Information Services (CIS) warning of a recent concern for a computer virus known as “Heartbleed.” As the…

Outside the Bubble 4/24/14

By NOBLE INGRAM & ELIZABETH DEAN – 10 years ago

Supreme Court Affirmative Action Decision   On Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld Michigan’s ban on the consideration of race in college admissions in a 6-2 decision. Justices Ruth Bader-Ginsberg and…

Vassar News Briefs 4/24/14

By ANNA IOVINE & NOBLE INGRAM – 10 years ago

Lecture by Harry Wu   On Tuesday, April 22, political activist Harry Wu gave a lecture sponsored by the Asian Students Alliance (ASA) and Amnesty International. “This lecture came about…

Fulbright awarded to five Vassar students

By JUSTINE WOODS – 10 years ago

This past Monday, Vassar announced the five Fulbright Fellowship recipients for studying abroad during the 2015-2016 period. Ian Edwards ’14, Carrie Perkins ’14 and Victoria Qiu ’14 will be teaching…

College comedy groups organize first annual festival

By ANNA IOVINE – 10 years ago

On Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12, Vassar hosted its first College Comedy Festival, also known as ComFest. The two-day event featured 24 acts, including both college and professional…

Conference discusses military reform

By SHELIA HU – 10 years ago

On Saturday, April 12, the College hosted a conference of student world affairs sponsored by the Hudson Valley World Affairs Council. The all-day conference allowed members of the general public…

Outside the Bubble 4/17/14

By NOBLE INGRAM – 10 years ago

Controversial NYC Police Unit Disbanded A controversial New York Police Department surveillance unit that collected data on Muslim communities has been disbanded, according to the department. The decision by the…

Vassar Briefs 4/17/14

By NOBLE INGRAM – 10 years ago

ALANA Leadership Awards This year marks the first ever ALANA Leadership Awards Ceremony. According to the event’s Facebook page, “The Inaugural ALANA Leadership Awards is designed to recognize contributions made…

50 Nights damages incur costs for Class of 2014

By NOBLE INGRAM – 10 years ago

On Saturday, April 5, the Class of 2014, in collaboration with Vassar College Entertainment (ViCE), hosted the event “50 Nights at The Chance,” the annual event meant to commemorate the…

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