Anne Pike-Tay, Professor of Anthropology, Delivers Spring Convocation Address

Read their remarks below:


Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 3:30pm in the Chapel


Fugue on BACH Op. 60 #6
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Gail Archer, college organist

Convocation Choir

William Billings (1746-1800)
Words: Mather Byle

Ronald A. Bemrich, conductor


Jonathan Chenette, acting president, Vassar College
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Remarks and Presentation of the 2013 Banner to the President of the Senior Class

Kenneth Miles ’07
Vincent T. Marchetta, president, Class of 2013
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Remarks and Passing of the Gavel

Jason Rubin ’13, president, V.S.A.
Deborah Steinberg ’14, president-elect, V.S.A.

Convocation Address

Anne Pike-Tay
Professor of Anthropology
“There and Back Again: A Professor’s Tale”
Read her remarks


“Tambourines” from Aspects of Glory Libby Larsen (b. 1951)

Gail Archer, college organist

Posted by Office of Communications Wednesday, May 1, 2013