housing

ResLife must create space for students to air grievances

By THE EDITORS – 7 years ago

Just before the semester began, Juniors returning from study abroad received an unpleasant surprise from the Office of Residential Life. On Jan. 13, Residential Life sent an email explaining that…

ResLife tackles spring housing shortage

By NOBLE INGRAM – 7 years ago

On Jan. 15, Vassar students returning to campus in the spring semester received an email from the Office of Residential Life explaining that, although traditionally returning juniors could expect to…

Preference for athletes inappropriate

By MEAGHAN HUGHES, CHRISTOPHER BROWN & TINA CASO – 7 years ago

In last week’s issue, sports columnist Luka Ladan published a column in Sports favoring preferential treatment for athletes during the senior housing draw. Ladan argued that student-athletes should be designated…

Res Life implements new housing process

By BETHANY TERRY – 7 years ago

With new technology, there are always kinks to be worked out. This was no exception for Vassar’s new online housing system, Residence by Symplicity. Used for winter and spring break…

Rash of intersession complaints prompts ResLife action

By CHRIS GONZALEZ – 8 years ago

For the residents of Noyes, spring break often involves cleaning and preparing their rooms for incoming guests. While Noyes residents surely expect this to happen year in and year out,…