money

Money a dangerous influence on politics

By DEMOCRACY MATTERS – 8 years ago

In 2012, private individuals contributed more than one billion dollars to political campaigns. That would finance a Vassar education for over 67,000 Vassar students. When you think about the impact…

Social advertising endangers e-identity

By JOSHUA SHERMAN – 8 years ago

A couple weeks ago Google released a new set of terms and conditions for its network of websites. For anyone wondering just what this document is, a “terms and conditions”…

Burnam Fellowship aids students abroad

By PALAK PATEL – 8 years ago

The Office of Fellowships here at Vassar offers a variety of unique and helpful fellowships for the members of the Vassar community. Many students on campus are unaware of the…

Revealing financial aid secrets

By ANNA IOVINE – 8 years ago

Though there are a number of mysteries Vassar students might wonder about on a daily basis—when the Terrace Apartment bridge will be rebuilt, for one—financial aid packages often remain the…

Cost of Vassar education to top $72,000

By BETHAN JOHNSON & NOBLE INGRAM – 9 years ago

On March 20, Vice President for Finance and Administration, Betsy Eismeier, sent an email to the Vassar community announcing the school’s decision to increase the total comprehensive fee for attendance…