The Question is: “What is VCNY Jeopardy Night?” 🤔🤓 Join #VCNY for a Saturday evening of scintillating answers and questions, all related to what we love most: #Vassar and #NYC! You’ll have the chance to win prizes and achieve everlasting Brewer fame. 🍻 Sign up as a 3-person team, or as an individual (and be randomly assigned to a team). Fun will be had by all! Register now at alums.vassar.edu/events.
Many, many thanks to our #VCNY Career Day Mentors & Keynote Speaker Leslie Granston Walker ‘88 for sharing their Sunday afternoons with us to help fellow Vassar College alumni on their professional journeys! #vassar #careerdevelopment
In need of guidance navigating virtual career #networking? Does your résumé need some polish? Is your job search stalled due to the pandemic? It's not too late to join #VCNY tomorrow for our 7th Annual (but 1st Virtual!) Career Mentoring Day. @vassarcollege’s greatest resource is its loyal, accomplished alumnae/i. During this event, senior-level #Vassar graduates in four broadly defined industry sectors—media & entertainment, business, arts & culture, and law—will virtually meet with fellow graduates to engage in informal intimate conversations. These conversations can be used for career trajectory advice or general networking. Attendees will have the opportunity to virtually meet with multiple professionals in each industry. Learn more at alums.vassar.edu/events!
In recent years, the U.S. Supreme Court has been at the center of some of the nation’s most divisive issues. On topics ranging from healthcare, to immigration, to civil liberties, the Court has negotiated a historically tumultuous political environment. It has done so amidst the loss of three historic figures: the deaths of Justices Antonin Scalia and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy. Recent appointments have generated extreme controversy, leading some policymakers and academics to call for major structural reforms such as the elimination of lifetime tenure. What can Americans expect from the Court in the years ahead? Are proposals for reform likely to come to pass? And how might the new President attempt to reshape the courts more generally? This evening we'll hear from a panel of alumnae/i legal experts on these important topics. Learn more about this #VCNY program at alums.vassar.edu/events.
Has lockdown brought out the latent mixologist in you, inspiring you to want to up your cocktail-making game? Join #VCNY tomorrow for a virtual cocktail hour when food writer and recipe developer Liza Schoenfein ’88 teaches us how to master three classic cocktails and build a better bar. 🥃🍹🍸 Liza will teach us the tricks to making a perfect Martini, Margarita, and Old Fashioned. Then she'll give each of those classics a new spin, with creative garnishes and splashes of the unexpected. She'll also set you up with a blueprint for keeping a well-stocked bar, from booze to mixers to tools. Recipes will be provided prior to the event for those who register. It's not too late to sign up at alums.vassar.edu/events!