At 1 p.m. on Oct. 7, 2010, Amherst College President Anthony W. Marx and Chairman of the Board of Trustees Jide J. Zeitlin ’85 invited the campus community to a meeting in Johnson Chapel. Their remarks touched upon President Marx’s eight-year tenure at the college, his pending departure and the process of selecting Amherst College’s 19th president.

Watch video below, or listen to audio clips.

Zeitlin reflects upon his interactions with Marx over the years and assesses his legacy during the video’s first portion; Marx’s remarks commence at 18:37; the question-and-answer session begins at 32:09; and Zeitlin’s remarks on the upcoming search for Amherst College’s 19th president start at 56:10.