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The Dutchess County Historical Association and Vassar College are partnering to present the exhibit, “Over Here/Over There.”

“Over Here/Over There,” a collaborative exhibit between Vassar College and The Dutchess County Historical Association, will explore how World War I impacted lives in the county and throughout Vassar College.

The exhibit offers a collaborative study of Dutchess County during World War I, documenting the unparalleled change it brought to both the county and the college through the experiences of individual students, college faculty and county residents. The partnership comes in recognition of the 100th anniversary of the armistice of 1918, and as part of the Dutchess County Historical Association’s “2018: Year of the Veteran” programming.

The exhibit will run from October 13th to October 31st in the Faculty Commons at Vassar College. This event is free and open to the public.

Vassar College strives to make its events, performances, and facilities accessible to all. Individuals with disabilities requiring special accommodations must contact the Office of Campus Activities at least 48 hours in advance of an event, Mondays-Fridays, at (845)437-5370. Without sufficient notice, appropriate space / and or assistance may not be available. For detailed information about accessibility to specific campus facilities, search for "campus accessibility information" on the Vassar homepage http://www.vassar.edu.

Directions to the Vassar campus, located at 124 Raymond Avenue in Poughkeepsie, NY, are available at http://www.vassar.edu/directions

Posted by Office of Communications Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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