graduation

An uncliched look at seniors’ last words

By ZANDER BASHAW – 6 years ago

Commencement speeches have been riddled with cliches and pocketed with lies since the Middle Ages. See, I just completely made up a sweeping and entirely not factual argument in a…

Seniors shed dorm-room baggage for postgrad pursuits

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 6 years ago

Four years at Vassar can leave seniors with a wealth of experiences to sort through—and a pile of unwanted possessions to get rid of. With only a month before commencement,…

Panel offers insight to Latino/a students after graduation

By RHYS JOHNSON – 6 years ago

On Sunday, April 19, Poder Latino/a (PL) and the Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano/a de Aztlan (M.E.Ch.A), in collaboration with the Latin American & Latino/a Studies Department and the Office of Alumni…

Grads return to Vassar for jobs

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 7 years ago

A cap and gown in the spring does not always come with a plane ticket home for all seniors. Every year some members of the graduating class stay in Poughkeepsie…

Freshman Families Weekend events explore post-VC life

By MEAGHAN HUGHES – 7 years ago

This past weekend, the annual Freshman Families Weekend brought families back to campus to visit students and attend events designed to better inform them on aspects of life at Vassar.…

Professors weigh in on options for post-grad pursuits

By SHANNON LIAO – 7 years ago

Though Vassar may always hold a special place in a student’s heart, what comes next offers new experiences in equal parts terrifying and exciting. Meanwhile, seniors expected to graduate this…

Seven necessary goals to achieve before graduating

By LILY DOYLE – 7 years ago

While I normally attempt to write my very real and never-in-any-way-fabricated diaries on a daily basis, my life over spring break was a little too jam-packed with joy and fun…