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Ruth Gutierrez-Martinez oral history interview
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 ...
Nephtalí De León oral history interview
This interview features Nephtalí De León, an artist, poet, writer and civic activist. He talks Aztec history and Aztlán (the southwestern United States of America prior to the European conquest.) De León discusses his ...
Rosa Salazar oral history interview
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 ...
Steve Gomez oral history interview
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, ...
David Quirino oral history interview
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 ...
Alejandro Huerta oral history interview
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, ...
Daniel Castro oral history interview
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.
Jaun Manuel Chavez oral history interview
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 ...
Luis Estrada oral history interview
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 ...
Stella Ferrer oral history interview
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.