Mark Resmer ’85, who directed the college’s computing since 1982, resigned from his position to become the director of computing, media and telecommunication at California State University College in Sonoma County.  Originally an exchange student to Vassar from the University of York in England, Resmer matriculated at Vassar when he became director of academic computing.  He made history at Commencement in 1985 as the only person ever to rise from the gathered faculty to receive his undergraduate diploma.