editorial

At-large role in Finance promotes equity

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

While organizations can come up with ideas for events, trips and initiatives they believe will benefit the experiences of Vassar students, without VSA funding many of them would never get…

Student needs realized in Metcalf hires

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

At the Dec. 8, 2013, Vassar Student Association (VSA) council meeting, then-VSA President Deb Steinberg ‘14 asked for concerns and comments from VSA council and at-large members which they wished…

Meal plan changes harmful to campus life

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

Recently, Vassar College announced that there was a change in the meal plans for students. In previous year, Vassar students,were given 25 extra guest swipes to use for themselves or…

New Traditions Committee holds promise

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

The Senior Class Council is currently saddled with the burden of planning and executing large all-campus events like Serenading and Halloween Weekend. These types of events take a lot of…

VSA Exec. debate must be reformatted

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

Last Wednesday was the annual Executive Board debate for the Vassar Student Association (VSA). All candidates running for an Executive Board position, including VSA President, Vice President for Operations, Vice…

Structure of 50 Nights needs reconsidering

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

This past Saturday, the Class of 2014 and ViCE Special Events hosted 50 Nights at The Chance, the only off-campus event that is meant for the entire student body. Intended…

Senior Week accessibility must be priority

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

With the commencement speaker announced last Thursday and 50 Nights this coming Saturday, these past two weeks have been important for members of the senior class. Naturally, with Commencement just…

Orgs deserve more autonomy with funds

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

Every year, each student contributes $320, amounting to more than $750,000 to fund the Vassar Students Association (VSA) and all of its projects and activities, as well as support over…

JYA office needs to revamp programming

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

Study abroad programs are often considered to be one of the hallmarks of a Liberal Arts education. It is a privilege, an educational experience that immerses students in other cultures…