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What does it take to keep Vassar ticking? Lots of folks! Watch a video about Susie Higgins, head athletic trainer, and see what goes on behind the scenes to keep our athletes fit. Photo: Karl Rabe
All Families Weekend at Vassar is April 4-6. Check out the schedule of events.
Professor Quincy Mills has recently written about the history of black barber shops in America, revealing unexpected insights into race relations since the 19th century. Learn more. Photo: John Abbott
What does it take to keep Vassar ticking? Lots of folks! Watch a video about Spencer Virtue ’16, usher at Skinner Hall of Music, and see what goes on behind the scenes before a concert.
Shadow Decoration, 1887, by Charles Courtney Curran, part of the Art Center exhibition Mastering Light: From the Natural to the Artificial, through June 29. Learn more about this exhibition.
Professor Katherine Hite is a scholar of Latin American politics whose recent work examines how people use memorials to make meaning out of political violence. Read more. Photo: John Abbott
What does it take to keep Vassar ticking? Lots of folks! Watch a video about Melissa Rock, security guard, and see what goes on behind the scenes to keep our students safe and secure.
Alumna Sau Lan Wu ’63 will deliver this year’s commencement address. Wu is a member of the CERN team that discovered the Higgs boson particle. Read more. Photo: John Abbott
Max Fagin ’10, top right, and colleagues at the Mars Desert Research Station in Utah. Read why Fagin would like to be on the first crewed journey to Mars.
Ever wonder what it takes to keep Vassar ticking? Lots of folks! See a video about Paul O'Connor, technical director, who works with his student crew to create sets for Drama Department productions.
Detail of Spring by Pieter Brueghel the Younger, on display in the Art Center’s permanent collection. The galleries are open Tue-Sun. Check out the current exhibitions.
Jonás Cuarón ’05 worked with his father, director Alfonso Cuarón, to create Gravity, one of the most acclaimed movies of 2013. Read Jonás’s story about the making of Gravity.
Spring Convocation is today at 3:30pm in the Chapel. Professor Patricia Wallace will speak on “The Art of Choosing.” See the program. Photo: Buck Lewis
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Starting in 2011, Vassar’s 150th anniversary, the college’s homepages have been available for browsing in this archive. Each image is captioned, and the caption links to related information. Enjoy!