Introduced on Matthew Vassar’s 219th birthday, April 29, 2011, A Documentary Chronicle of Vassar College was completed to the end of 2001 during the sesquicentennial year, 2011. It will continue by 10-year increments into the future.

Also see the Vassar Encyclopedia for many articles on Vassar's history.

This week in history

1986, Sept. 7 The Yeh Yu Chinese Opera Association from New York performed two "Colorful, dynamic, wondrous and eye-opening" Peking Operas—“The White Snakes” and “The King’s Favorite.”