Events in Commemoration of September 11, 2001

A Candlelight Vigil

Sunday, September 11, 2011
Chapel Lawn 

A Moment of Silence

Monday, September 12, 2011
Peace Garden (path between Main and ACDC, near Ely Hall)
Introductory remarks by President Catharine Hill


On Exhibit through September 11

“Islam in the American Imagination: Ten Years After 9/11”
Works by painter Khalilah Sabree
The Aula, Ely Hall

Exhibition part of an Africana Studies series: “Islam in the American Imagination Ten Years After 9/11: A Campus Community Dialogue


Art Talks, Vassar YouTube Channel (2:03)

Amitava Kumar, Professor of English on the Helen D. Lockwood Chair, gives his personal perspective on four photographs from "Here is New York--A Democracy of Photographs," an exhibition of photographs taken by amateurs and professionals in the wake of 9/11. 
More about the “Here is New York” exhibition

Related Exhibit

On Exhibit through October 14

The White Flags” sculptural installation by Aaron Fein ’93, former Vassar artist in residence, was inspired the aftermath of September 11, 2001.
Union Theological Seminary, New York City.

2001 Vassar Quarterly Article

"September 11: Vassar Reacts"

Posted by Office of Communications Thursday, September 1, 2011