39 results found for: name:"Cox, Robert S., 1958-"

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2013 Aug. 13

Loving, Elizabeth

Elizabeth Loving: oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Elizabeth Loving of the University Libraries Office of Scholarly Communications; came to campus in the 1970s as a key punch operator and then to library as an 03 (temporary) worker; classified work in the library; public services in the library in circulation.

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection

2015 July 17

Martin, Francis

Francis Martin oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Francis Barton, longest serving president of AFSCME Local 1776 (2000-2013), and for a few years before vice-president under Charlotte Chandler-Laroe (Charlotte Coates at the time). Memories of growing up in Athol, Mass., during the era of World War II.; German prisoners of war in Athol; relatives in the service; father worked as a woodpecker in the Qua... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

2012 Dec. 20

Mahar, Robert

Robert Mahar oral history with Robert S. Cox

Daniel O'Connell Sons, Holyoke (Mass.) - Interview with executive for Daniel O'Connell's Sons. History of O'Connell's Sons. Mahar graduated from Amherst College and MIT and began work as engineer; Korean War service; hiring on at O'Connell's Sons (1952), working mostly with heavy construction. UMass projects: boiler house, generator plant, and infirmary in early 1950s. Morrill Hall work, Southwest dorms, const... more

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection

2013 Aug. 26

McIntosh, Melinda

Melinda McIntosh: oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Melinda McIntosh, Reference Librarian, coming to UMass in 1974 after receiving MLS from Rutgers, with discussion of changes in reference services, technology, and role of the library over the years; difficult transition from Goodell Library into the Library Tower (now W.E.B. Du Bois Library).

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection

2017 Oct. 31

Jaquith, Wayne T.

Wayne Jaquith: oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Wayne Jaquith, where he discusses law school at Northeastern Law School in the mid 1970s, American Indian Movement criminal cases in South Dakota, his ancestry, and later being executive director at the Ploughshares Fund. Discusses hitchhiking across the country to San Francisco and viewing environmental damage along the way. After sitting in on pre-trial hearings in Buffalo, NY after t... more

Wayne Jaquith Papers

2013 Mar. 20

Friedman, Alice

Alice Friedman: oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with nursing faculty member, discussing choice of nursing as profession; education from high school (in Baltimore) through diploma at Mass. General; Columbia Teachers' College. Marriage to Harvey Friedman. Arrival at UMass. Unionization efforts in nursing profession, collective bargaining. Sabbatical in England; nursing in England. International programs.

UMass Amherst College of Nursing Oral History Collection

2013 June 7

Secatore, Janet

Janet Secatore: oral history with Robert S. Cox and Winona Moeller

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with alumnus of UMass Amherst School of Nursing (BSN, 1969) and Boston University (MS, 1983); held positions at Beth Israel Hospital, Boston (1969-1994) Chief Nursing Officer at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia, (1994-2005) Senior Director of Clinical and Professional Development at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston (2006- ).

UMass Amherst College of Nursing Oral History Collection

2013 July 10

Tierney, Rachel E.

Rachel E. Tierney: oral history with Robert S. Cox and Winona Moeller

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with alumna of UMass Amherst School of Nursing (1962, 1974G, 1990 PhD) and faculty member. Family background (parents were graduates of Mass. State); undergraduate life in early 1960s, psychiatric clinical experiences at Northampton State Hospital, diploma students versus BSN students during clinicals; psychiatric nursing in Springfield; work at American Inter... more

UMass Amherst College of Nursing Oral History Collection

2015 Aug. 18

Duesing, Bill

Bill Duesing oral history with Leslie Cox and Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Conversation with Bill Duesing of Oxford, Conn., a Yale graduate and leader in the Connecticut branch of the Northeast Organic Farming Association. Start in organic agriculture as member of an environmental art group at Yale; late 1971 found land near Oxford and learned of first organic farming meeting in Vermont, attended first conference at High Mowing, Samuel Kaymen'... more

Northeast Organic Farming Association Records

2013 May 16

Buttaro, Lois Aggerup

Lois Aggerup Buttaro: oral history with Robert S. Cox

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with member of first graduating class at UMass School of Nursing (1958).

UMass Amherst College of Nursing Oral History Collection