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Attention Vassar Students: We’re hiring!

Interested in working at the Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Cultural Center as an ALANA Program Assistant? Check out our job posting to learn more about the job duties and how to apply on JobX! Applications on JobX will open mid-July 2023 This fall, the Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Cultural Center has four ALANA Program Assistants […]


Saturday, October 8, 12pm-3pm, Residential Quad Multicultural Fall festival sponsored by the Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Center at Vassar College. It features highly artistic performances by residents of the Poughkeepsie community and student organizations who contribute to the cultural mosaic of the campus. At this festival everyone can enjoy a variety of hands on arts […]

Latinx Heritage Month Kickoff

September 15, 6pm-7:30pm, Villard Theme: “Be Proud of our Past, Embrace our Future” In recognition of 2022 LHM Latinx Heritage month, Vassar College’s, Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Cultural Center is sponsoring several events along with campus partners as part of this celebration. Latinx Heritage Month also known as National Hispanic Heritage Month is nationally celebrated […]

ALANA Open House

September 7, 6pm-7:30pm, Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Cultural Center Alley All first-year students and our ALANA Community are invited into the Center, where students will receive a tour, receive answers to any questions they may have and learn about the resources offered and engage in games and socializing. ALANA e-boards and leadership teams will be […]

Vassar to Rename Cultural Center Building

Vassar College’s ALANA Center, which provides resources and programs for students of color, will be named for Professor Jeh Vincent Johnson, the pioneering African American architect and former Vassar faculty member who designed it. President Elizabeth H. Bradley made the announcement as part of the recent African American Alumnae/i of Vassar College (AAAVC) Triennial, which […]