The official student-run blog of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY.
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Connections: Fall Break

Connections: Fall Break

Today’s post comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. The Vassar College campus is quiet. Students have abandoned Poughkeepsie for other locations to enjoy a week-long Fall Break. Although students are sure to be relishing a break from the demands of student life, they are missing a particularly spectacular week of weather...
Off-Campus: Set the Table

Off-Campus: Set the Table

In this weekly feature, we will share our ideas for what you can do “off-campus” while the museum is closed. This week’s entry comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. Every Monday and Thursday there is a farmers’ market held on the Vassar campus. Recently, the vendors have begun to...
Off-Campus: Preserve and Protect

Off-Campus: Preserve and Protect

In this weekly feature, we will share our ideas for what you can do “off-campus” while the museum is closed. This week’s entry comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. Within almost every museum mission statement there is a promise to “preserve and protect” the works of art in the institution’s care....
Off-Campus: Big Names, Small Town

Off-Campus: Big Names, Small Town

In this weekly feature, we will share our ideas for what you can do “off-campus” while the museum is closed. This week’s entry comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. There is great comfort in regularly visiting the same museums. Those of you who live close to the Art Center have told...
Off-Campus: The Chicest Thieves

Off-Campus: The Chicest Thieves

In this weekly feature, we will share our ideas for what you can do “off-campus” while the museum is closed. This week’s entry comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. Let me clearly state that I do not advocate theft. In particular, I do not encourage people to steal from...
Off-Campus: A Museum of One's Own

Off-Campus: A Museum of One’s Own

In this weekly feature, we will share our ideas for what you can do “off-campus” while the museum is closed. This week’s entry comes from Nicole M. Roylance, Coordinator of Public Education and Information. Museums are institutions that strive to maintain order. There are clear rules and regulations for every visitor: stand here, look there, walk...