This city is an addiction.
— Timothy Leary
New York is to the nation what the white church spire is to the village—a visible symbol of aspiration and faith, the white plume saying, the way is up!
— E.B. White
When I left the West Coast I was a liberal.
When I landed in New York I was a revolutionary.
— Jane Fonda
New York had all the iridescence of the beginning of the world.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald
Ideas matter in New York. I am certain that more conversations in New York are about ideas than anywhere else. Not just vague theories, but ideas that New Yorkers have the will, and the clout, to do something about.
— David Frost
The Vassar Club of New York is a private club for Vassar College graduates that provides social programming, professional networking and lifelong connections for alumni living and working in New York City.
News
December 4, 2016

What a fun Sunday decorating cookies at Citarella with fellow alumnae/i! Thanks to Remy Fisher for hosting.

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November 29, 2016

Alright, New Yorkers, let's get in formation http://vassar.edu/givingtuesday

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November 28, 2016

Did someone say sugar?! Get into the holiday spirit with us this Sunday - there's still time to register!

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November 17, 2016

See you later at Tryon Public House!!!

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November 15, 2016

We are thrilled to have so many Vassar professors joining us at this year's #FallFete! Select "VIP Reception with Faculty" when registering to spend time with: Brian Van Norden (Professor of Philosophy) Miriam Cohen (Professor of History) Eva Woods (Professor of Hispanic Studies/English) Marc Michael Epstein (Professor of Jewish Studies) Ági Vetö (Adjunct Instructor in Religion) Mia Mask (Professor of Film) Dara Greenwood (Associate Professor of Psychology) Justin Patch (Visiting Assistant Professor of Music) Register here: http://connect.vassar.edu/s/1654/alumni/social.aspx?sid=1654&gid=2&pgid=2356&cid=4002&ecid=4002&crid=0&calpgid=383&calcid=1000

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Events
VCNY Career Panel: The Highs and Lows of Starting a Business

December 7, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Today Tix, 64 Wooster Street, Floor 2 New York, NY 10012

The startup culture has been in a renaissance for years as digital opportunities have opened a new frontier for innovation and the job market has become increasingly competitive and saturated. Unsurprisingly, Vassar alumnae/i are among the most successful entrepreneurs in the business world today. At this panel, you’ll hear from a group of just such individuals speaking on the challenges they have faced in developing their businesses, what actions they believe lead to success, and generally on their experience in this world. Program: 6:30–7:00pm Networking & Refreshments 7:00–8:00pm Panel Discussion 8:00–9:00pm Networking & Refreshments Panelists: Alejandro Dinsmore ’15—CEO of EEVO, a virtual reality startup Daniel Leslie ’01—Partner and co-founder of Reflexions, a digital development lab Rachel Minkoff ’77—Co-founder of Shebooks, a female-centric digital publisher Moderator: David Stern ’02—Founder of The Law Office of David Stern Tickets: $20 for VCNY members $25 for non-members Register now! Interested in joining the VCNY Programming team to help plan fantastic events for our alumnae/i in the tri-state area? Let Marie Dugo know at marietdugo@gmail.com! Feel free to also reach out to her with any questions about this event.