About World Studies Center
Function: World Studies, Language lab
The Roderick Gander Center for World Studies is dedicated to promoting international opportunities on campus, including the World Studies Program, study abroad and foreign languages. It is named in memory of former Marlboro president Rod Gander, who helped spearhead the World Studies Program. The space includes offices, classrooms, the World Studies Lounge, WDTR (Marlboro College's radio station) and a language lab.
In the past, such classical music greats as Rudolf Serkin, Pablo Casals and Yo-Yo Ma have taught and played in this building, as part of the college music program and the summer Marlboro Music School and Festival.