Second Annual For the Record Exhibition Highlights the Inspiring Stories of Marist Students
March 20, 2018 – The Marist College student newspaper The Marist Circle presents the “For The Record” exhibition, opening Thursday, March 22, 2018. “For The Record” highlights everyday Marist students and their inspiring and compelling stories. The exhibition features portrait photography and interviews.
Executive Director Goodman Lepota ‘18 said, “With 'For The Record,' our team hopes to lay a foundation that will continue to pursue a culture of fellowship started by the Marist Brothers when they moved to the Mid-Hudson Valley in 1905—a way of life that is rooted in celebrating the intersection of different cultures, ideas, and is welcoming to students from all walks of life.”
The exhibition opens with a reception on Thursday, March 22, 5:00-7:00pm, in the Murray Student Center. "For the Record" runs through April 8. Both the reception and the exhibit is free and open to the public. The Murray Student Center hours are 8:30am-5:00pm, Monday through Friday.
**Read the full collection of 2018 profiles here.**
Located on the banks of the historic Hudson River and at its Florence, Italy campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures and The Best 381 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 5,000 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 15 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees. www.marist.edu