community

College grants bolster community ties

By BETHANY TERRY – 8 years ago

Many members of the Vassar community may not be aware that there is an active funding program that seeks to support local community projects. This resource is the Vassar Good…

Walking tours guide students, locals through VC history

By NICOLE JAVORSKY – 8 years ago

The buildings on Vassar’s campus can tell an observer a lot about the college’s history, believes Dean Emeritus of the College and Professor Emeritus of English Colton Johnson. Free walking…

Community Works pinpoints local non-profits

By ANNA IOVINE & ELIZABETH DEAN – 8 years ago

On Sunday, October 6, the 2014 Vassar Community Works Campaign recipients were announced. The campaign works to provide financial assistance to...

Jail expansion chance to re-evaluate justice

By AIDAN KAHN – 8 years ago

Republicans in the Dutchess County Legislature are fighting for a $184 million expansion to the county jail. Currently, an average of nearly 200 inmates are housed in other counties on…

Vassar, Poughkeepsie in need of better connection

By EVAN SELTZER – 8 years ago

Whether it was during your first visit to Vassar as a prospective student or during your Freshman year, you have surely been told at some point that “Vassar is a…

LGBTQ Center supports gender, sexual minorities at VC

By NIKKI LOHR – 8 years ago

With many student identifying as part of the LGBTQIA community, issues regarding the queer community are often hot topics on Vassar campus. But this school year, Director for the Campus…