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College Leadership and Faculty Address Campus Israeli-Palestinian Issues

More than 930 alumnae/i and parents joined in this webcast on February 25 to listen to dialogue on current issues and tensions on campus related to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. President Catharine Hill, Chair of Vassar's Board of Trustees Bill Plapinger '74, AAVC President Missie Rennie Taylor '68 were joined by six faculty members and administrators to provide a first-hand account of how Vassar and its students are handling this delicate issue.

The participants from Vassar included:

  • William Plapinger '74, P'10, Chair, Vassar Board of Trustees
  • Catharine Hill, President, Vassar College
  • Missie Rennie Taylor '68, President, Alumnae and Alumni of Vassar College (AAVC)
  • Jonathan Chenette, Dean of the Faculty
  • Christopher Roellke P'16, P'19, Dean of the College
  • Peter Antelyes, Associate Professor of English and Director, Jewish Studies Program
  • Marc Michael Epstein, Professor of Religion
  • Mia Mask, Associate Professor of Film and Advisor to the Class of 2018
  • Sam Speers, Director of Religious and Spiritual Life and Assistant Dean for Campus Life & Diversity

Posted by Office of Communications Tuesday, March 1, 2016