President Emeritus

Served Dowling College 1968 −1977

BA, Columbia University; BD, Union Theological Seminary

Allyn P Robinson
This portait of Dr. Robinson hangs in the Ballroom.

Selected Publications

National Conference of Christians and Jews, and Allyn P. Robinson. And Crown Thy Good; A Manual on Inter-Religious Cooperation on the College Campus. New York: n.p., 1958.

Robinson, Allyn P., et al. “Letters to The Times :Moving Toward Integration Cooperation of Leaders of Religious Faiths Believed Necessary.” New York Times 28 May 1957. Pro Quest Historical Newspapers. Pro Quest. Dowling Coll. Lib., Oakdale, NY. 19 Apr. 2008 <>.


Rebecca Blumenstein. STAFF WRITER (1994, March 24). Allyn P. Robinson Jr., 85, Dowling’s 1st President :[NASSAU AND SUFFOLK Edition]. Newsday (Combined Editions), p. A63. Retrieved December 10, 2007, from Newsday database.

Campus Memorial

Robinson Plaque
Dowling/Robinson Plaque in Fortunoff Hall Elevator

Click here to read the Inscription on the Dowling Robinson Plaque.

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