Celebrating Campus-Community Collaboration—Vassar Thanks Community Partners for Hosting Student Volunteers
- Davidson College (NC) names Philip Jefferson ’83 Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of Faculty.
- CNN writes about Michael Wolff ’75’s latest book Seige, a sequel to his bestselling book Fire and Fury.
- President Bradley talks about Commencement speaker Van Jones with the Poughkeepsie Journal.
- Seamus Carey ’87, formerly of Transylvania University, named ninth president of Iona College.
- Susan Wadsworth ’58, founder of NYC’s Young Classical Artists series, was featured in the New York Times on the eve of her final concert as director.
Academics & Faculty
Choose from 48 departments and programs, 51 majors, plus the Independent Program (interdisciplinary “design your own” major).
The Vassar faculty is a diverse community of scholars, artists, writers, scientists, musicians, and thinkers. Learn more about the faculty and their teaching and research interests.
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Facts & Stats
- Average AID Award$52K
- Varsity Teams 23
- These figures are for the 2018/19 academic year.
The records and personal bests continue for the swimming and diving teams and the Brewers are making a splash nationally. In 2019, first year Jesse Ecklund swam three events at the NCAA nationals and earned All-America honors with a 4th place finish in the 200m backstroke. Ecklund and Max White were multiple winners at the Liberty League championships and diver Anthony Tobin qualified for the NCAA regionals.
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We at Vassar are committed to attracting, supporting, and retaining a strong and inclusive campus community.
There are over 1,000 campus-wide events annually. You will find arts-related events sponsored by the departments of Art, Music, Dance, Drama, and Film; exhibitions and events at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, the Palmer Gallery, and the Archives and Special Collections Library; and summer performances at the Powerhouse Theater.