The Vassar podcast Conversations @ the Salt Line, debuting Nov. 1, will be a place where diverse thought meets impassioned dialogue. Professor Eddie Glaude Jr. will be the first guest. Read more Photo: Karl Rabe
To rapturous applause, Meryl Streep ’71, P’08,’13 accepted the Alumnae/i Association of Vassar College (AAVC) Distinguished Achievement Award in October. Read more Photo: Karl Rabe
Fearlessly Consequential: A Campaign for Our Collective Future
Join us as we kick off Vassar's next comprehensive campaign. In addition to the official announcement, there will be panels and faculty presentations. Learn more.
Collaboration Initiatives in Rwanda, India, and now Scotland: Vassar Forges a New Partnership with the University of Edinburgh. Read more
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Some luminaries get a building or a street named after them; others, like renowned particle physicist Sau Lan Wu ’63, get an entire planet! Read more
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Bryan Ruby ’19 is the first openly gay professional baseball player, having come out in 2021. Hear him talk about this experience and more on the Today show. Read more
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Lidiya Yankovskaya ’08, Music Director of Chicago Opera Theater and founder of the Refugee Orchestra Project, is paving the way for women conductors. Read more
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The 2021 film Judas and the Black Messiah, directed and co-written by Shaka King ’01, made history when it became the first movie with an all-Black producing team ever to be nominated for a Best Picture Oscar. Read more
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New York University Professor Ada Ferrer ’84 was awarded the 2022 Pulitzer Prize in History for her book Cuba: An American History. Read more
Vassar’s field hockey team is ranked among the top 25 teams in the country in the Penn Monto/NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll. The Brewers have an 11–4 overall record and 5–2 in Liberty League play. The Brewers are led by Hailey Brigger and Gianna Trunfio, who each have eight goals on the season. Read more