Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Cultural Center Dedication

Nov 19, 1:00 p.m.

Jeh Vincent Johnson ALANA Cultural Center 

Join in the celebration as Vassar formally dedicates the ALANA Center building in honor of the late pioneering architect and beloved Vassar professor.

The event, which will be followed by a reception, will feature the unveiling of the first phase of Center renovations, including a newly redesigned building facade. A visual display honoring Jeh Vincent Johnson and his career will also be on view after the ceremony.

Speakers will include Professor Johnson’s son, former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Charles Johnson; cultural practice architect Mario Gooden, Director of Mario Gooden Studio: Architecture + Design, who was responsible for the building’s updates; former students and colleagues of Professor Johnson; and others.

Campus community only, please.

Professor Jeh Vincent Johnson holds an architectural model.
Jeh Vincent Johnson
Photo: Archives & Special Collections, Vassar College Libraries