Ramapo- All are welcome to join Rockland Community College in celebrating the life and beloved memory of Professor Libby Bay, who passed away this August. With great appreciation for the enormous contributions she made to RCC and the colleagues and students she inspired, the College will host a gathering on Thursday, October 24. RCC’s Performing Arts department and Campus Players will share theater, music, poetry and personal reflections to celebrate her life.
24, 2013 (4:30 pm)
Cultural Arts Theater
Rockland Community College
145 College Road, Suffern NY 10901
RSVP Rosemary Witte at email@example.com
Light reception to follow the performance
Libby served as a Professor of English and Chair of Humanities at RCC, and along with the late Professor Sam Draper co-founded the renowned M/TS Honors Program. Throughout her career she was awarded many honors including a SUNY Chancellor’s Award (1974), Woman of the Year by the American Association of University Women (1998), and induction into Hunter College’s Alumni Hall of Fame. She earned her BA from Hunter and MA from the University of Chicago. Libby Bay was the wife of the late Dr. Morris Bay, and she is survived by two daughters and two grandsons.