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    • Tomas Garza oral history interview 1998-08-18 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Garza, Tomas (1998-08-18)
      This interview features Tomas Garza as he discusses his life and background as well as his education at Texas Tech. In this interview, Garza describes his college career at Texas Tech, his decision to get a law degree, and ...
    • Froy Salinas oral history interview 2008-06-30 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Salinas, Froy (2008-06-30)
      This interview features Froy Salinas as he discusses his involvement in politics and the 2008 presidential election.
    • Noé Lara oral history interview 2009-11-14 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Lara, Noe (2009-11-14)
      This interview features Noé Lara as he discusses growing up and being the first in his family to attend college. Lara also describes being a Chicano activist. This interview conducted during Los Tertulianos’ reunion 2009 ...
    • Fidela Perez De Lira oral history interview 2009-11-14 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Perez De Lira, Fidela (2009-11-14)
      This interview features Fidela Perez De Lira as she discusses her life growing up in Lubbock, and working in the medical field as a nurse. In this interview, Fidela describes why her family moved to Lubbock and what it was ...
    • Maria Rivas oral history interview 2010-03-03 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Rivas, Maria (2010-03-03)
      This interview features Maria Rivas as she discusses her life and background living in Texas. In this interview, Rivas describes her love for education and how she got a job in the educational field, and the trials and ...
    • America Ramos oral history interview 2011-01-25 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Ramos, America (2011-01-25)
      This interview features America Ramos as she discusses her involvement with the fiestas and pageants in Lubbock. In this interview, Ramos describes her life growing up and leaving school to support her family. She then ...
    • George Sulaica oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel U.; Sulaica, George (2011-11-07)
    • Mike Torres oral history interview 2012-01-24 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Torres, Mike (2012-01-24)
      This interview features Mike Torres as he discusses his life growing up in Lubbock Texas. In this interview, Mike describes the discrimination he faced while living in Lubbock and attending school. Mike also explains his ...
    • Mike Torres oral history interview 2012-02-17 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Torres, Mike (2012-02-17)
      This interview features Mike Torres as he describes the struggles he has faced throughout his life because of discrimination and racism. Mike begins describing his encounters with discrimination and racism from an early ...
    • Abel Billy Martinez oral history interview 2012-08-24 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Martinez, Abel Billy (2012-08-24)
      This interview features Billy Martinez as he discusses his life growing up. Martinez goes on to describe his political views and what got him interesting in fighting for Labor Unions.
    • Vilsen Salinas oral history interview 2012-09-15 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Salinas, Vilsen (2012-09-15)
      This interview features Vilsen Salinas as he discusses growing up in Lubbock and pursuing an education. In this interview, Salinas describes his father's influence and encouragement that led him to pursuing a college degree. ...
    • Jaun Manuel Chavez oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Chavez, Juan Manuel (2013-01-25)
      This interview features Juan Manuel Chavez, county commissioner in Muleshoe, Texas. Juan discusses his early life and how he became interested in politics. He recounts the Hispanic political activism of the seventies, and ...
    • Ruth Gutierrez-Martinez oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Gutierrez-Martinez, Ruth (2013-01-29)
      This interview features Ruth Gutierrez-Martinez. Ruth discusses how she got involved with the Democratic Party in Lubbock and how she ended up at the elections office. Ruth discusses various issues with voting and maintaining ...
    • David Quirino oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Quirino, David (2013-03-10)
      This interview features David Quirino, high school instructor and wrestling coach at Randall High School in Amarillo, Texas. David recounts how he got into wrestling, his college wrestling career in Kearney, Nebraska, and ...
    • Stella Ferrer oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Ferrer, Stella. (2013-03-14)
      This interview features Stella Ferrer who talks about her experiences with Ballet Folklorico Aztlan in Lubbock, Texas as well as her experience as a Hispanic, single mother.
    • Alejandro Huerta oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Huerta, Alejandro (2013-03-25)
      This interview features Alejandro Huerta, member of Texas Tech’s LULAC organization, the League of United Latin American Citizens. He discusses LULAC’s endeavor to increase voting rates among students, Latinos in particular, ...
    • Steve Gomez oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Gomez, Steve (2013-04-12)
      This interview features Steve Gomez, coach of the women’s basketball team at Lubbock Christian University. He discusses his transition from coaching high school boys to college women, the evolution of his coaching style, ...
    • Rosa Salazar oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Salazar, Rosa (2013-07-26)
      Rosa Salazar, a longtime resident of Lubbock Texas, talks about her background, education, career, and civic activities. In particular she discussed her involvement with the Fiestas Del Llano Inc.’s Miss Hispanic Lubbock ...
    • Luis Estrada oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Estrada, Luis (2013-09-25)
      This interview features Luis Estrada. Estrada discusses his time coming from Mexico to America. He describes his struggles in school, and where he began to find his passion in drafting. Estrada also discusses his family’s ...
    • Daniel Castro oral history interview 

      Sanchez, Daniel; Castro, Daniel (2013-10-04)
      This interview features Daniel Castro, president of the Lubbock Lions Club and Texas Tech Alum. Castro discusses his leadership in the Lubbock community and his career as a financial advisor.