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Co-chairmаn of the Board of Overseers of Arts and Humanities Program (St.Petersburg State University), President of Bard College Leon Botstein made Bard College what it is, but can he insure that it outlasts him?

The New Yorker. September 22

One evening in July, 2013, Leon Botstein, who has been the president of Bard College for four decades, called his top administrators to a meeting at his house, a twin-gabled Victorian in the middle of the campus, which occupies six hundred lush acres on the Hudson River, ninety miles north of New York City. It was warm, and they knew to convene on the porch, where Botstein frequently smokes a pipe and where many Bard-related decisions seem to be made.

22 september