Press Releases

Vassar Haiti Project painting of colorful river of boats, foliage and flowers.

Hundreds of paintings and handcrafts created by Haitian artists will go on sale September 29 through October 2 during The Vassar Haiti Project’s 23rd annual Families Weekend Art Sale & Auction.

Photo of a building on the Vassar campus during springtime

Vassar College will no longer require applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores when they apply for admission, Sonya K. Smith, Vice President and Dean of Admission and Student Financial Services, announced today. The decision, made in consultation with the College’s Committee on Admission and Financial Aid (CAFA), makes permanent a pilot policy waiving the test score requirement that has been in effect since the 2020–2021 application cycle.

Green artwork of animals

A founding member of the Haiti Project’s Medical Advisory Board and the physician who formerly ran the organization-sponsored clinic in rural Haiti will be this year’s honorees at the Haiti Project’s annual Art and Soul Gala April 27 at the Vassar Alumnae House.