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Take a walk on the Vassar side. This weekend kicks off the annual spring public tours on Vassar history. Photo: Amanda Crommett ’13
Members of the class of 2016 will get their chance to ring the bell following Spring Convocation on Wednesday at 3:30pm in the Chapel. Professor Kate Susman will speak on “256 Shades of Grey.” Find out more.
In this new Art Talk from the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, professor of biology Mark Schlessman explains the science behind the “broken” tulips that launched a tulip craze in Holland in the 17th century.
Through the Looking Glass, the most extensive exhibition of European and American daguerreotypes ever in the Northeast, is on view in the Lehman Loeb Art Center through 6/14. Read more.
MD-PhD Michelle Monje ’98 (right) was interviewed on National Public Radio recently about her groundbreaking research on brain tumors. Read on.
“Labyrinth,” by Ariadne Skoufos ’16, is one of the works on display in the Student Sculpture Show in the Palmer Gallery and all around the campus, May 14-27. Come to the opening at 5pm in the Palmer on May 14! Learn more about the studio art program.
“At Home in the World,” a musical collaboration between Vassar and the Ashinaga Foundation, is coming to Poughkeepsie, New York City, and Washington, D.C. Read more and buy tickets.
Vassar’s men’s rugby team is headed to the Rugby National Collegiate 7s Division II tournament! Read more.
What does it take to keep Vassar going? Lots of folks! Watch a video with Keri VanCamp, manager of the Olmsted greenhouse.
Kyra Sedgwick in last summer’s Powerhouse production of The Danish Widow. Check out this year’s season!
Vassar's first-ever national champion, Heather Ingraham won the 400-meter dash finals at the 2015 NCAA Track and Field Championships on May 23, hosted by St. Lawrence University. Read more.
Gathering daisies, c.1920s, for the daisy chain, one of Vassar's oldest commencement traditions. Today the African Violets join in leading the processional. Watch a then-and-now video.
Congratulations to the class of 2015! Vassar’s 151 Commencement Ceremony is on Sunday, May 31. Get more info. Photo: John Abbott
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