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All-women theater troupe travels to Russia on Shiva stage

By CONNOR MCILWAIN – 6 years ago

Idlewild’s cast and crew have performed as the only Vassar all-female theater ensemble since 2007. This year, they will be putting on “The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls,” beginning May…

Hockey ignites rivalry

By ZACH RIPPE – 7 years ago

Many people are familiar with the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team and its dramatic road to the gold medal in Lake Placid (even if only from watching the 2004 film…

West perception of Sochi games disappointing, obtuse

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 7 years ago

The first governing principles of the Olympic Charter reads as follows: ‘Olympism is a philosophy of life, exalting and combining in a balanced whole the qualities of body, will and…

Ukraine continues to seek support of EU in recent times

By ZOE RIPECKY – 8 years ago

Ukraine means “borderland.” Throughout history, the country has fallen under a variety of powers and has often found itself split between east and west. For hundreds of years, eastern Ukraine…

Political games between Russia and U.S. stir fears

By SARA LOBO – 8 years ago

Russia and the United States are engaged in a high-stakes, bitter political cat-and-mouse game, and nobody is watching with amusement . Each country is positioning who has more political sway…