Busy Weekend on Campus! Check out these exciting events.

The school year may be coming to a close, but on-campus programming is only ramping up. Please read below to learn more about all the exciting events taking place this weekend in theater, comedy, dance, film, and music! TONIGHT Helltrap Nightmare: A Comedy Show– 9pm, Taylor 203 Comedy Normative is ecstatic to bring Sarah Squirm and Read more about Busy Weekend on Campus! Check out these exciting events.[…]

Vassar Red Sand Project Featured in the Poughkeepsie Journal

The Vassar Red Sand Project will be installing an interactive exhibition in the Collaboratory tomorrow and Saturday, April 14-15. The trailer will contain various displays including statistics, causes, warning signs, effects, personal stories, photographs, and information about what you can do to help. This weekend, the exhibition will be open 10am-5pm each day, and will remain open Read more about Vassar Red Sand Project Featured in the Poughkeepsie Journal[…]

“You’re the Expert” Vassar Episode Now Online!

Didn’t make it to the live recording of “You’re the Expert” with Chris Duffy? Attended the event and want to relive the hilarious, intriguing, and informative show all over again? Now you can! This week, Duffy published the episode recorded on Vassar’s Campus, featuring Professor Nancy Pokrywka, this week on the You’re the Expert website. The Read more about “You’re the Expert” Vassar Episode Now Online![…]


Vassar’s campus will be filled with exciting and important events this week, many of which are supported by CAAD. From food symposiums to Collaboratory projects to open mic nights, this week is sure to keep your schedule busy, your mind open and engaged, and, perhaps, your stomachs full. COLLABORATORY Courtney Starrett Courtney Starrett, one of Read more about THIS (BUSY) WEEK IN CAAD (AND BEYOND!)[…]

Food Symposium Featured in Poughkeepsie Journal!

April 7-8, Vassar will host its first-ever Food Symposium with support from CAAD,  the Department of French and Francophone Studies, the Environmental Studies Program, Asprey CCAS Student Research Enhancement, Science and Technology Studies, The Departments of Philosophy, Chemistry, and Biology, the Grillo Fund, and the Office of the Dean of Faculty. Alumnae House will be hosting Read more about Food Symposium Featured in Poughkeepsie Journal![…]

Don’t Leave Just Yet! Exciting CAAD Events This Week

Spring Break might be just days away, but before you head out, be sure to attend these wonderful CAAD-sponsored events tonight and tomorrow! You’re the Expert Tonight is the night! Chris Duffy will be recording LIVE at 7pm in Skinner Hall for a special episode of his podcast called “You’re the Expert.” In You’re the Read more about Don’t Leave Just Yet! Exciting CAAD Events This Week[…]

INTERPHASE: A Daylong Arts Festival TOMORROW

This Saturday, the Susan Stein Shiva Theater will be will be taken over with art of all forms from students, local artists, and visiting artists and performers. The day will begin at 12pm with a flea market and exhibition of work across various media. At 3pm, two workshops will be offered: A Guided Laughter Meditation Workshop by Read more about INTERPHASE: A Daylong Arts Festival TOMORROW[…]

You’re the Expert Live Taping–Get your Tickets Now!

Next Thursday, March 9, please join us in Skinner Hall at 7:00pm to be a part of the live audience for the taping of the podcast series You’re the Expert! Created and hosted by stand-up comedian Chris Duffy, this podcast features an expert in a particular field as well as a panel of three comedians. Read more about You’re the Expert Live Taping–Get your Tickets Now![…]

Walid Raad Lecture Wednesday 2/22

Artist Walid Raad (b. 1967, Lebanon) will deliver a lecture this Wednesday, February 22 in Taylor 203 at 5:30pm. Using various media, including photography, video, sculpture, and performance, Raad’s work is “dedicated to exploring the veracity of photographic and video documents in the public realm, the role of memory and narrative within discourses of conflict, and Read more about Walid Raad Lecture Wednesday 2/22[…]

ModFest 2017 in Review

ModFest 2017 was a jam-packed, 11-daylong festival composed of workshops and performances that stretched across various disciplines and art forms. 2017 was the first year that Creative Arts Across Disciplines co-produced ModFest, an experience that was both involved and rewarding. The CAAD staff was thrilled to help bridge the collaboration between various departments in getting Read more about ModFest 2017 in Review[…]