Posted by: Chris Kretz | February 4, 2009

Looking Back: Dr. Allyn Robinson Remembers

Dr. Allyn Robinson, first president of Dowling College

Dr. Allyn Robinson, first president of Dowling College

Dr. Allyn Robinson began as Dean of Adelphi Suffolk College, presided over the split from Adelphi University, and stayed on as president until 1977.

In this oral history interview conducted with Dowling Board of Trustee member Doris Pike in 1987, Dr. Robinson recounts the early days of the College and navigating the unrest of the sixties.

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