Recent Submissions

  • Jane Ann Wilson oral history interview 

    Stroman, Elissa; Wilson, Jane Ann (2017-11-16)
    This interview features Jane Ann Wilson who discusses her love of and interest in music. Wilson recounts what got her interested in the piano and cello, attending college as a performance major, and teaching music at the ...
  • Alice Virginia White oral history interview 

    Wilkinson, Andy; White, Alice Virginia (2014-04-10)
    This interview features Alice Virginia White, former Director of Public Relations at Texas Tech University. Alice discusses the various jobs she has had over the years, and how she ended up on her particular career path. ...
  • Tibor Nagy oral history interview 2017-04-04 

    Wilkinson, Andy; Nagy, Tibor (2017-04-04)
    This interview features United States ambassador, Tibor Nagy. Nagy discusses his career in the Foreign Service and his experiences living abroad, particularly in Africa. Nagy talks about how the Foreign Service has shaped ...
  • Tibor Nagy oral history interview 2017-04-06 

    Wilkinson, Andy; Nagy, Tibor (2017-04-06)
    This oral history interview features United States ambassador Tibor Nagy. Nagy discusses the Soviet Union and the spread of American culture. Nagy also talks about the unique role that art plays in foreign relations.
  • Sally Murray oral history interview 2013-09-03 

    Wilkinson, Andy; Murray, Sally (2013-09-03)
    This interview features Sally Murray, second wife of Texas Tech University president Grover Murray. Sally discusses growing up in East Texas, attending Texas Tech University to become a teacher, and teaching in Central ...
  • Sally Murray oral history interview 2013-11-25 

    Wilkinson, Andy; Murray, Sally (2013-11-25)
    This interview features Sally Murray, second wife of Texas Tech University president Grover Murray. Murray recounts stories told to her by Grover about his upbringing in North Carolina, his relationships with his family ...
  • Larry M. Hovey oral history interview 

    Whitfield, Lynn; Hovey, Larry M. (2018-08-29)
    This interview features Larry Hovey as he discusses his history with the College of Education at Texas Tech University. Larry describes how the College of Education has changed since he started working there in the 1970s.
  • Gary Elbow and Wendell Aycock oral history interview 

    Marshall, David; Elbow, Gary; Aycock, Wendell (2018-05-23)
    This interview features Gary Elbow and Wendell Aycock as they discuss the tenure controversy that occurred at Texas Tech in the eighties.
  • Gary Elbow oral history interview 2013-05-09 

    Wilkinson, Andy; Elbow, Gary (2013-05-09)
    This oral history interview features geography and honors college professor Dr. Gary Elbow. Dr. Elbow discusses politics in university culture and the challenges at Texas Tech University over the years. Dr. Elbow addresses ...
  • Gary Elbow oral history interview 2017-02-17 

    Wilkinson, Andy; Elbow, Gary (2017-02-17)
    This interview features Dr. Gary Elbow. Dr. Elbow talks about his background as a geographer, coming to Texas Tech, and his involvement with the Honors College.
  • Jim Brunjes oral history interview 

    Sanchez, Daniel; Brunjes, Jim (2018-07-11)
    This interview features Jim Brunjes as he discusses his life and career as a financial advisor for various institutions, including Texas Tech University. In this interview, Brunjes describes the building of the Southwest ...
  • Gretchen Scott oral history interview 

    Whitfield, Lynn; Scott, Gretchen (2016-07-09)
    This interview features Gretchen Scott. Scott talks about moving to West Texas and attending Texas Tech. She discusses her involvement with the community, particularly the library system, museums, and the Lubbock Heritage Society.
  • Gail Barbara House oral history interview 

    Whitfield, Lynn; House, Gail Barbara (2015-08-11)
    This interview features Texas Tech home economics professor, Barbara Gail House. House discusses her time at Texas Tech in the home economics department, her involvement in various conferences on the topic of aging, and ...
  • Judith Henry oral history interview 

    Sanchez, Daniel; Henry, Judith (2016-02-25)
    This interview features Judith Henry, Senior Associate Athletics Director/Senior Women’s Administrator at Texas Tech University. Henry talks about becoming interested in athletics, attending Texas Tech, and pursuing a ...
  • Donald Haragan oral history interview 2011-10-21 

    Marshall, David; Haragan, Donald (2011-10-21)
    This interview features Donald Haragan. Haragan discusses administrative changes at Texas Tech, the mission of the university, and how Texas Tech changed during his years as an administrator.
  • Donald Haragan oral history interview 2011-08-17 

    Marshall, David; Haragan, Donald (2011-08-17)
    This interview features Donald Haragan, professor of geosciences and atmospheric science and former President of Texas Tech, who discusses his early life, education, and his career as a teacher and administrator.
  • Barbara Davis oral history interview 

    Whitefield, Lynn; Davis, Barbara (2014-11-05)
    This interview features Barbara Davis, who discusses her early life, upbringing, and experiences as a home economics student and resident in the Home Management House at Texas Tech University.
  • Peder Christiansen oral history interview 

    Marshall, David; Christiansen, Peder (2016-08-17)
    This interview features Dr. Peder Christiansen of the Department of Classical and Modern Languages at Texas Tech. Dr. Christiansen talks about developing an interest in Classics, teaching, attending graduate school, and ...
  • Jane Blay oral history interview 

    Whitfield, Lynn; Blay, Jane (2015-05-08)
    This interview features Jane Blay. Blay discusses her time at Texas Tech University in the home economics department in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Blay also discusses her career following graduation from Texas Tech ...
  • Wendell Aycock oral history interview 

    Marshall, David; Aycock, Wendell (2016-03-16)
    This interview features Dr. Wendell Aycock. Aycock talks about his time as a professor and an administrator at Texas Tech University. Aycock also discusses growing up in Robertson, Texas, working on his family’s farm, and ...

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