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

1993, Sept. 11 Student organizations ranging from the Ebony Theatre Ensemble to Lathrop House collaborated on a street festival as the culmination of Step Beyond Week, an annual effort to get students out to volunteer in the Poughkeepsie community.