family

Boum reimagines religious exchange in familiar history

By SHELIA HU – 5 years ago

Professor Aomar Boum gave a lecture on Thrusday, Jan. 28 on the partnership between North African Jews and Muslims against French and Nazi German anti-Semitism from 1936-1940. Photo by Sam…

Managing familial tensions through petty board games

By SOPHIE BLUMENSTOCK – 5 years ago

Maybe it’s uniting over a common activity, or, more likely, the competitive streak that we all share, but games have always been important to my family. However, familial tensions inevita­bly…

Finding the perfect family weekend in Poughkeepsie

By SARAH SANDLER – 6 years ago

This year, Vassar has rearranged Parent’s Weekend so that All Families Weekend is now Sept. 18 through 20 instead of in April. With having families of students of all years…

Genetics reveal complex family lineage

By RAMY ABBADY – 6 years ago

This past December, I decided to purchase a genetic ancestry test. This was no whimsical decision, as these tests are not cheap. However, it was something I felt that I…

Love of sports brings families together

By LUKA LADAN – 8 years ago

“Quantifying my love for Syracuse basketball is actually impossible. It is something that will forever link my dad and I, and it constitutes some of our best memories. I think…