Jandon Lecture Series
Purchase College is deeply grateful to Jane and Donald Cecil, and their representatives, for the generous gift that created the Jandon Business of the Arts Distinguished Lecture Series. Launched in 2013, this annual Arts Management program has invited noted leaders, scholars, authors, and public figures from New York City and around the globe.
This event will be available online and in person on the Purchase College campus, Social Sciences Building 1039.
To attend, please register here.
Light refreshments to follow for in person attendees.
Past Jandon Speakers
Rosalba Rolón Artistic Director, Pregones Puerto Rican Travelling Theater
Tom Finkelpearl Former Commissioner, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs
President, Foundation Zinsou (Cotonou, Republic of Benin, West Africa)
Monica Yunus & Camille Zamora
Co-Founders and Co-Executive Directors, Sing for Hope
Inaugural Director of Philanthropy, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation
Founding Executive Director and President, Creative Capital
Executive and Artistic Director, Jacob’s Pillow
Program Director for the Arts, Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
General Manager, The Metropolitan Opera, 1990-2006
Student Achievement Awards
Through Jane and Donald Cecil’s support, one student per year is selected to receive the Jandon Business of the Arts Student Achievement Award. This award recognizes demonstrated achievement in the study of arts management as well as the potential of success in arts management and entrepreneurship.
Sura (Kazuko) Ono
Cheyenne Myrie Hutchinson