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Letter to the Editor 04/10/14

By MELISSA GREEN – 8 years ago

On April 2, The Miscellany News published a letter titled “Campus Discourse Continues to be Strong,” by Joshua Schreier. Professor Schreier seems entirely disinterested in being a role model for…

Campus discourse continues to be strong

By JOSHUA SCHRELER – 8 years ago

The Miscellany News recently published a letter by an alumnae/i group called “Fairness to Israel” that argued that recent events at our college indicate that Vassar is “no longer the…

IS trip sparks tension, debate on VC campus

By ELOY BLEIFUSS PRADOS – 8 years ago

The International Studies (IS) travel class recently returned from their spring break trip to Israel; however, campus debate and activism surrounding Israel-Palestinian issues seems unlikely to die out anytime soon.…

Faculty letter squelches campus voices

By FAIRNESS TO ISRAEL – 8 years ago

The “Open Letter in Defense of Academic Freedom in Palestine/Israel and the United States,” signed by 39 Vassar professors and published March 1st, is a disturbing document, although not in…

Letter to the Editor 3/27/14

By MARK BANSCHICK – 8 years ago

The February 28th “Open letter in defense of academic freedom in Palestine/Israel and in the United States” which was published in the Miscellany News is a remarkable document. It’s signed…

Vassar Jewish Union becomes Open Hillel

By ANNA IOVINE – 8 years ago

The Bayit House is the Center for Jewish students at Vassar College. Recently, the Vassar Jewish Union voted to become an Open Hillel, disassociating itself with Hillel International. Photo By:…

Howard’s opinion disregards academia

By KAREN RAPPAPORT & LAURIE JOSEPHS – 8 years ago

Responding to articles and letters from us and other alumnae/i, Katherine Howard ’12 purports to offer her own “case for academic freedom” (The Miscellany News, “Vassar BDS sentiments not shared…