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VARC balances public opinion

By JULIA CUNNINGHAM – 6 years ago

Courtesy of Brooke Thomas “While VARC certainly agrees that animals should be treated better, we think that the goal should be to end exploitation not just make it more bearable.…

VARC events analyze animal rights activism, U.S. laws

By EMILY HOFFMAN – 7 years ago

From Sunday, Nov. 16 until this Saturday, Nov. 22, Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC) is hosting an event week entitled “The Terrorization of Dissent” in honor of the just-released anthology…

BurgerFi ethics need second look

By VASSAR ANIMAL RIGHTS COALITION – 7 years ago

The opening of BurgerFi has initially been exciting for many in our community. The Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC) invites readers of The Miscellany News to take a second look…

Vegan podcasters to advocate conscious eating habits

By ERIK HALBERG – 8 years ago

Seeking to promote awareness and healthy lifestyle choices, the Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC) will be hosting a talk in the upcoming weeks featuring two prominent members of the animal…

GAAP, VARC host speaker to explain ‘humane’ farming

By ANNA IOVINE & SHELIA HU – 8 years ago

On Thursday, Nov. 7, author James McWilliams gave a lecture at Vassar entitled “Veganism for Omnivores” hosted by the Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC). If interested in what else McWilliams…

Earth Week 2013 begins with your diet

By ALESSANDRA SEITER – 8 years ago

Hosted every April by environmentally-minded student organizations like The Vassar Greens, Vassar Animal Rights Coalition (VARC), and Slow Food, Earth Week devotes seven days to educating students about environmental issues…

Animal Studies Conference highlights need for advocacy

By CARRIE PLOVER AND LEIGHTON SUEN – 9 years ago

Sunday, Feb. 3, marked the third and final day of the First Annual Student Conference for Critical Animal Studies, which was held in Vassar College’s Kenyon Hall. During the international…