147 results found for: subject:"University of Massachusetts Amherst--History"

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2014 May 6

Pielock, Dave

Dave Pielock: oral history with Russell Annis

Montague (Mass.) - Conversation with Dave Pielock, Foreman with Grounds Department, UMass Amherst

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

1974 Nov. 21

Mather, Jean Paul

Jean Paul Mather: oral history with Robert J. McCartney Part 1

Denver (Colo.) - Oral history with Jean Paul Mather, former Provost (1953-1954) and then President (1954-1960) of UMass Amherst, a part of the presidentially-approved oral history project of 1974.

University of Massachusetts Amherst Sound Recordings

2013 May 30

Folbre, Nancy

Nancy Folbre: oral history with Jessica Adamites

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Nancy Folbre, UMass Amherst Economist (and 1979 recipient of PhD in Economics from UMass); campus upon arrival in 1975, "unconventional, unorthodox" economics department at UMass; coming back to UMass to teach in gender and economics; feminist economics; university finances and Economics Department; writing a blog (the economics blog at the New York Times... more

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

2012 Dec. 6

Charles, Marcella

Marcella Charles: oral history with Aaron Rubinstein

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with first African American graduate of Nursing (Class of 1972); native of Antigua, racism in Boston schools. ODWIN program (Open Doors Wider in Nursing); applying to UMass; leaving nursing for the ministry.

UMass Amherst College of Nursing Oral History Collection

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

2013 Aug. 13

O'Brien, Thomas

Thomas O'Brien: oral history with Kirstin Kay

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Thomas O'Brien, Dean of the Isenberg School of Management, UMass Amherst, and specialist in urban economics, public finance, and public policy and business.

UMass Amherst Oral History Collection

2011 Nov. 4

Pitkin, Bernie

Bernie Pitkin oral history with Joyce Berkman

Massachusetts - Pitkin was an undergraduate and graduate student in the Dept. of Music starting in the early 1960s and remained involved in the department for many years after graduation. Recounts changes in department during his many decades of involvement and his experience as a student.

UMass Amherst Dept. of Music Oral History Collection

2013 Dec. 12

McCracken, Dori

Dori McCracken: oral history with Russell Annis

Amherst (Mass.) - Interview with Dori McCracken, Assistant Registrar for Academic Requirements at UMass Amherst in the Undergraduate Registrar's Office, an alumna, and resident at UMass since 1973. Discussing changes in campus, impact of automation and computers, curriculum and work as registrar.

UMass Amherst Sesquicentennial Oral History Collection