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

1991, April 7 The student organization Vassar Opposed to the War (VOW) held a rally in protest of President Bush’s proclamation of April 5-7 as “National Days of Thanksgiving…to give thanks to Almighty God for the liberation of Kuwait.”