academics

Plagiarism occupies gray area

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 9 years ago

On the surface, plagiarism is the act of stealing another individual’s ideas and claiming them as as your own without properly crediting them. Sometimes this results from a miniscule mistake,…

Zeligs tapped for VSA Academics

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS AND CARRIE PLOVER – 9 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…

Professors disagree on benefits, drawbacks of technology

By CHRIS GONZALEZ AND MARIE SOLIS – 9 years ago

For students, new technologies typically present nothing but opportunities for increased efficiency in their daily lives, whether it is in the classroom or during their free time. However, every new…

Committee brings together International Studies majors

By DALLAS ROBINSON – 9 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.…

Zeligs appointed VP for Academics

By DAVID ROSENKRANZ – 9 years ago

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