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February 04 - February 6, 2011
February 25 - February 27, 2011
March 25 - March 27, 2011
The Chapel was designed by Shepley Rutan & Coolidge, and completed in 1904. The angel-head hammerbeam ceiling is a much-loved feature, along with the rose window by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Learn more about the chapel and its many stained-glass windows. Photo by Francis Smith '87.
March 30, 2011
An all-student production of Clue in Fall 2009, written by Nate Silver '10 and featuring (left to right) Seth Biberstein '10, Baize Buzan '10, and Chris Root '10. The play turned Main Building into the locale of an interactive murder mystery. Want to see a play this semester? Check the Drama Department's upcoming schedule. Photo by Ben Rutkowski '09.
April 01, 2011
Predecessor to the Shakespeare Garden was the Nyasaland Garden, established at Vassar in 1907. Students cultivated the flora and some of the fauna of the country known today as Malawi. The project was terminated after an incident involving the elephant, specifics of which are not well documented. Read more about the Nyasaland Garden.
June 08, 2011
Adam Green, class of 1995, was the originator of Rocking the Boat, a non-profit that “uses boats to build kids.” Read more about this alum and the unusual organization he founded. */ ?> Mark Linn-Baker and Jon Tenney ’84 perform a scene from A Year with Frog and Toad at the Powerhouse Theater’s 25th anniversary gala in 2009. This year’s box office opens today. Check the season schedule.
July 15 - July 17, 2011
This painting by Charles Herbert Moore, titled Morning Over New York, 1864, was in the founding art collection of the college. It was also used on the Environmental Studies website to illustrate that program's broad pedagogic approach. See highlights of the Art Center's collection.
August 25 - August 28, 2011
October 14 - October 16, 2011
February 01 - February 2, 2012
February 08 - February 9, 2012
March 07 - March 8, 2012
September 26 - September 27, 2012
September 28 - October 0, 2012
January 01 - January 6, 2013
February 19 - February 20, 2013
Michaela Janowski ’15 makes a steal against Hunter earlier this season. Women’s basketball is #1 seed for the Liberty League Championship, Wed. at 6pm. Get more info. Following the game, students, faculty, and staff take to the court for the annual raucous Student-Faculty Basketball Game. Photo: Stockon Photo, Inc.
April 05 - April 7, 2013
July 31 - August 1, 2013
August 27 - August 28, 2013
December 02 - December 3, 2013
December 20 - December 21, 2013
Renovation of 291 Mill Street in Poughkeepsie, a project by Hudson River Housing, which has been creating affordable housing in the area for over 30 years. Contribute to Community Works to help support their work and nine other local agencies. Photo courtesy of Hudson River Housing
January 01 - January 5, 2014
January 18 - January 20, 2014
January 29 - January 30, 2014
Elizabeth Daniels, class of 1941, in 2012 when she was recognized for 65 years of service to the college. Known and loved by all of Vassar, Ms. Daniels, professor emerita, and the college’s first historian, died on January 28, at the age of 93. We will miss her.Photo: Buck Lewis
July 30 - August 0, 2014
October 13 - October 14, 2014
October 17 - October 19, 2014
October 24 - October 26, 2014
November 21 - November 23, 2014
December 12 - December 14, 2014
January 09 - January 11, 2015
January 26 - January 27, 2015
February 11 - February 12, 2015
March 30 - April 0, 2015
A pivotal figure in Vassar’s LGBTQ history, Anne MacKay ’49 was the first alumna to break the silence on what it was like to be a lesbian at Vassar. MacKay was also one of the founders of Vassar’s first lesbian and gay alumnae/i group. Read more. Photo courtesy of the
Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College
April 17 - April 19, 2015
June 05 - June 7, 2015
“At Home in the World,” featuring the talents of the Vassar College Choir and students from the Ashinaga Foundation’s programs in Japan and Uganda, will be performed in the Martel Theater on Monday, June 8, 8pm. Get your tickets for this extraordinary event! Photo: Ashinaga / Atsushi Shibuya