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Vassar College
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A college in New York’s Hudson Valley has extended its policy waiving the standardized test requirement for admission.

Marist, Vassar Detail Spring Semester Plans

Jan 19, 2021
Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY
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Since the New Year, some of our region’s private colleges have been unveiling their spring semester plans during COVID-19.

Vassar College President Elizabeth Bradley
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With the experience of the fall semester under their belts, college presidents have been rolling out their plans for the spring. At Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, President Dr. Elizabeth Bradley says the fall semester went well with relatively few COVID-19 cases. She spoke with WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne, whose bureau is based at Vassar, about spring plans. Bradley, a global health expert, also discusses how the country is responding to the pandemic.

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Vassar College President Details Reopening Plans

Aug 4, 2020
Vassar College President Elizabeth Bradley
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College campuses across New York are welcoming back students before the end of the month with a host of new rules in places to prevent the spread of COVID-19. At Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, students will return on a staggered basis, beginning August 15. Vassar President Dr. Elizabeth Bradley spoke with WAMC’s Allison Dunne, who is based at WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau at Vassar. This is the second part of their interview.

Vassar College President Elizabeth Bradley
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There is new research just published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Open Network about the safety of reopening colleges during COVID-19. Vassar College President Dr. Elizabeth Bradley, who is also a global health expert, wrote an opening editorial to the study. She spoke with WAMC’s Allison Dunne, who is based at WAMC’s Hudson Valley Bureau at Vassar.