Joseph W. Polisi: 25 Years in Pictures

"Becoming president of such a revered institution was not in my mind when I applied for the position in January 1984," writes Joseph W. Polisi. Luckily for Juilliard, Mr. Polisi was offered the job, which he started 25 years ago this month. A lot has transpired in the past quarter century. This special slide show captures some of the memorable moments from those years.