history

Unravelling history through the art of dress

By ISABELLA DELEO – 8 years ago

To study clothing is to study the very fabric of history. To that end, Arden Kirkland ’93 weaves together the passing of time, the changing of trends in order to…

Artifacts catalogue milestones in Vassar’s rich history

By HAE SEO KIM – 9 years ago

  Though they have been collecting dust for several years in the buildings scheduled to undergo renovation, Vassar’s educational artifacts will once again see sunlight. Instead of throwing them out,…

Buried under a parking lot, bones of a British monarch

By NOBLE INGRAM – 9 years ago

On Monday, a team of experts from the University of Leicester confirmed the new reports that a skeleton discovered last fall in Leicester, England belonged to the infamous King Richard…

Senior theses bring together History majors

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 9 years ago

Majors’ committees provide resources and a place of community for students who share the same strong passion in an academic area. Comprised of sophomores, juniors and seniors, this committee fulfills…