Interim co-coordinators for 2023

Professor Anthony Dandridge, Lecturer in Black StudiesPhotograph of Anthony Dandridge

Department: Black Studies

Office: OM B117

Phone: (845) 257-2763


Anthony’s work as interim co-director will focus on convening the FDC Advisory Board, coordinating FDC programs and events, serving as FDC’s ex officio member of Faculty Senate, and coordinating with the Sustainability Faculty Fellows Learning Community and the DEI Faculty Fellows to support these important strategic academic goals and priorities of the college.


Rachel Rigolino, Lecturer, English DepartmentPhoto of Rachel Rigolino

Department: English

Office: JFT 802A

Phone: (845) 257-2731


Web Site:

Rachel’s work as interim co-director will focus on facilitating the development of teaching excellence in all modalities, including planning, conducting, hosting, and managing archives of pedagogical best practices training and support materials as well as supporting Office of Instructional Technology (OIT) initiatives and peer mentoring.  She will also support the FDC Hawksites webpage and will be the point person for emails to and inquiries about the FDC.