Tananbaum fellow Tamsin Chen '15 returns to Haiti for a summer internship
Tananbaum Fellow Tamsin Chen ’15 will spend the summer working for the iF Foundation, an NGO that provides aid to farmers in rural Haiti. Chen’s interest in Haiti began her first year at Vassar when she joined the Vassar Haiti Project.Feature Article Posted
Assistant professor of economics Ben Ho writes about "The Bright Side of Higher College Tuition" in U.S. News and World Report.In The Media Posted Read article
Intellectual property specialist Kim Landsman '74 to address "Intellectual Property's Blurred Lines," November 11, 2013Announcement Posted
Economist Ron Gecan of the Congressional Budget Office to discuss “Effects of Tax Credits for Electric Vehicles,” November 18, 2013
Do electric vehicles cost consumers more in the long-term than a conventional vehicle or traditional hybrid? Can tax credits for electric cars affect total gasoline consumption? Economist Ron Gecan will present findings from a study he recently authored during his lecture, “Effects of Tax Credits for Electric Vehicles.”Announcement Posted
Economist Dani Rodrik to give the Martin H. Crego lecture on “Structural Transformation and Economic Growth Around the World” on September 26, 2013
Dani Rodrik, the Albert O. Hirschman Professor in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey, will give a lecture, “Structural Transformation and Economic Growth Around the World,” on Thursday, September 26 at 5 pm in Rockefeller Hall room 200. This event is a Martin H. Crego Lecture and is sponsored by the Department of Economics. The lecture is free and open to the public.Announcement Posted
Vassar College confers 612 Bachelor’s degrees in its 149th commencement ceremony, on May 26, 2013
Acting president Jonathan Chenette presided over the 149th Vassar College commencement ceremony, conferring Bachelor of Arts degrees to 612 graduating students at the college’s Outdoor Amphitheater. United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand from New York delivered the commencement address.Announcement Posted
In celebration of its 150th anniversary, Vassar College invites the Hudson Valley Community to enjoy "A Day at Vassar," October 15, 2011.
Vassar College, on the occasion of its 150th anniversary, welcomes all members of the Hudson Valley community to spend “A Day at Vassar” on Saturday, October 15. This day-long series of free events will feature a selection of lectures taught by members of the world-renowned Vassar faculty, entertainment, special tours, exhibitions, and more.Announcement Posted
Nobel Prize–winning economist George A. Akerlof to discuss “Identity Economics” at Vassar on February 9, 2011.
Nobel Prize–winning economist George A. Akerlof to discuss “Identity Economics” at Vassar on February 9, 2011.Announcement Posted