Faculty In the Press
- Michael Woodsworth's Battle for Bed-Stuy: The Long War on Poverty in New York City appeared in New Yorker on 09-28-2016
- CCS Bard Director Tom Eccles Among the Most Powerful People in the Art World appeared in artnet on 09-20-2016
- Francine Prose on the Music of Blighted Dreams appeared in New York Review of Books on 09-15-2016
- Bard's Jeff Jurgens Takes a Tour of Berlin, Guided by Refugees appeared in The Atlantic on 09-15-2016
Recent News and Notes
Leon Botstein has been president of Bard College since 1975, where he is also Leon Levy Professor in the Arts and Humanities. He is chairman of the board of the Central European University and a board member of the Open Society Foundations. He has been music director of the American Symphony Orchestra since 1992. He is coartistic director of the SummerScape and Bard Music Festivals at Bard College, and conductor laureate of the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, where he served as music director from 2003 to 2010.