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Interview with Walter and Russel Etling

Walter Etling attended the University of Miami in the 1940s. His son, Russell, attended UM during the 1970s. In this interview, both discuss how student life changed over the course of 30 years. They…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 75 plays

Interview with Mike Abrams

Mike Abrams was a student at the University of Miami from 1965-1969, served in the Florida Legislature for 4 years, and currently serves as a member of the University of Miami Board of Trustees.…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays

Interview with James Yasser

Jim Yasser served as student body president at UM during the late 1960s and early 1970s. Specifically, he served as President of Undergraduate Student Government, 1969-70. In this interview he talks…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays

Interview with Ron Stone

Ron Stone was a student at UM during the late 1960s and 1970s. At the time of this interview, he was serving on the UM Board of Trustees. In the interview, he discusses student life at the…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 23 plays

Interview with Ron Fraser

Ron Frasier, coach for the UM baseball team from 1962-1992, talks with William Butler about his career both at UM and elsewhere. Among the topics discussed are the circumstances surrounding the…

From  - UM Libraries on April 27th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays

Interview with Béatrice Colastin Skokan, cofounder, StoryCorps Warmamas Community Archive

Béatrice Colastin Skokan is the cofounder of StoryCorps Warmamas Community Archive and Special Collections Archive Manuscripts Librarian at the University of Miami. Born in New York in 1970,…

From  - UM Libraries on July 15th, 2019 0 likes 6 plays

Interview with Thelma Anderson Gibson

Interview with Thelma Anderson Gibson

From  - UM Libraries on October 18th, 2018 0 likes 3 plays

Interview with Dazelle Simpson

Interview with Dazelle Simpson

From  - UM Libraries on October 18th, 2018 0 likes 17 plays

Interview with Betty Shannon Gibson, Part 2 of 2

This interview with Betty Shannon Gibson was conducted in November 2009. Ms. Gibson spent her childhood in the Bronx, New York, but in 1950 moved to Tallahassee, Florida. She became a media…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 4 plays

Interview with Betty Shannon Gibson, Part 1 of 2

This interview with Betty Shannon Gibson was conducted in November 2009. Ms. Gibson spent her childhood in the Bronx, New York, but in 1950 moved to Tallahassee, Florida. She became a media…

From  - UM Libraries on August 20th, 2015 0 likes 26 plays

Interview with Cynthia Rodriguez

Cynthia Rodriguez, 35, y su hermana Ana Rodriguez, 38, hablan de cómo se mudaron de Puerto Rico a los Estados Unidos y de las tradiciones y recuerdos que dejaron en la isla.//Cynthia…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Maria Garza

Maria Garza, 50, and her husband, Cipriano Garza talk about how their experiences growing up as migrant farmworkers has shaped their lives.

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 1 plays

Interview with Raul Castellanos

Raul Castellanos (21) and Rafael Ferrer (21) compare experiences leaving Cuba and moving to this country, each at the age of 12. They compare childhood in the two countries, and how their experiences…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Manuel Quiroga

Manuel “Manny” Quiroga (61) and wife Mercy Quiroga (57) share stories about their parents, how they got together, and their families in Havana, Cuba. They discuss how their fathers were…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

Interview with Gabriel Higuera

Louis Frank (22) interviews his friend and coworker, Gabriel Higuera (32) about his background and his identity. Gabriel talks about how he became interested in Latin American studies and teaching in…

From  - UM Libraries on December 8th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays

2014 Parent Send Off

For all of our new first year students, we had your parents provide a send off message for you. Best of luck this year, and thank you so much for a great opening! Now onto an amazing year at The U!

From  Richard Kenney on September 18th, 2014 0 likes 42 plays