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On Campus - January 2020 Preview

Despite the Winter Break there are still campus activities to anticipate!

Tony Award-winning sound designer Fitz Patton ’88 will conduct a workshop for students during Modfest.

Friday, January 17

Beginning at 1:00pm, Vassar’s Sophomore Career Connections event will take place in the Students’ Building 2nd Floor Multipurpose Room. Sophomore Career Connections is an opportunity for second-year students to explore the career options available to liberal arts graduates. Sophomores will have the opportunity to meet with alumnae/i and parent mentors, attend industry-based career panels, participate in networking events, and listen to a keynote address from a Vassar graduate.

Save the Date for Modfest!

Modfest 2020 is coming up, January 30 to February 9. Explore the arts with Vassar through a series of performances, exhibits, and lectures, all centered around the theme, “reflect to project.”

Highlights include an exhibition of work by sculptor Louise Bourgeois, and a performance by the Vassar Repertory Dance Theatre. Alum Fitz Patton ’88, sound designer and Tony Award winner for Choir Boy (pictured) will present a sound design for theater workshop for students, and Jackson Kroomp’10 will screen two films dealing with cancel culture and the #MeToo movement. Also featured, talks by visiting artist and composer Jeff Snyder, Tony Award winner Celia Keenan-Bolger from To Kill a Mockingbird, and others. All events will take place on and around the Vassar campus. Events are free and most are open to the public.

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Posted by Office of Communications Friday, November 1, 2019