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Chagnon an intermediary between athletics, public

By TINA CASO – 8 years ago

After being hired this summer as the new Athletic Communications Director, Northern Virginia native Jamie Chagnon has become a driving force behind Vassar Athletics, taking charge of the student-athlete’s image…

New thrift shop brings trendy shopping to Arlington

By AJA SAALFELD – 8 years ago

Consignment shop chic—it’s trendy and with that certain touch of irony that many Vassar students crave. The Bearded Lady, selling the sort consignment-shop chic clothing one might expect at Vassar,…

May Day emphasizes community

By RACHEL BORNÉ – 8 years ago

May Day has, for years, served as a powerful and public source of solidarity for workers, activist groups and students in the Hudson Valley, and this year’s march and rally…

Project Hoop House aims to close Vassar ‘food loop’

By RACHEL BORNÉ – 8 years ago

Since 2003, Campus Dining has focused on integrating local produce and products into food options available to the Vassar community. However, not until recently has there been an effort to…

Giving to Extremes links athleticism, philanthropy

By DALLAS ROBINSON – 8 years ago

Some students play sports to compete, some play to stay in shape and still others play for the sheer love of the game. Though sports are largely a personal endeavor,…

Off-campus hotspots for afternoon getaway

By CARMEN REINICKE – 9 years ago

While exceptions are made for trips to Bacio and Babycakes, the average Vassar student spends way more time within the bubble than outside of it. For students with cars it…