Records of the Graduate School History Project consists of documents dated 1974 to 1980. History Department graduate student Becky Haglund gathered these materials in order to write A History of Graduate Education at Colorado State University (1981) under the direction of Dr. James E. Hansen. Subjects include the history of graduate education at CSU and the individual experiences of faculty, administrators, and graduate students at the institution. The digital collection contains audio files of oral history interviews.

Recent Submissions

  • J. Patrick Jordan oral history 

    Contributor:Jordan, J. PatrickHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-04-24
    Becky Haglund interviews J. Patrick Jordan. Jordan came to Colorado State University in 1968 as Associate Dean for Research in the College of Natural Sciences. In 1972 he was appointed Acting Director of the Experiment ...
  • James Meiman oral history : part 1 

    Contributor:Meiman, James R. (James Richard)Haglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-06
    Becky Haglund interviews James Meiman. Meiman received his Ph.D. at Colorado State University in 1962 and joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Watershed Management with the Department of Watershed Management. ...
  • A.R. Chamberlain oral history 

    Contributor:Chamberlain, A. R. (Adrian Ramond)Haglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-11
    Becky Haglund interviews A.R. Chamberlain. Adrian "A.R." Chamberlain was associated with Colorado State University for over 25 years, as student, professor, vice president, and the university's ninth president. He discusses ...
  • Rue Jensen oral history 

    Contributor:Jensen, RueHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-10
    Becky Haglund interviews Rue Jensen. Jensen received his D.V.M. from Colorado State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts and joined the faculty as a veterinary pathologist in 1943 with a joint appointment with the ...
  • Lavon Brown oral history : part 2 

    Contributor:Brown, LavonHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-02-27
    Becky Haglund interviews Lavon Brown. Brown began her career as the secretary to the dean Wendall Bragonier in 1963, eventually becoming a University Staff Assistant II. She discusses the history, organization, and operation ...
  • Lavon Brown oral history : part 1 

    Contributor:Brown, LavonHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-02-27
    Becky Haglund interviews Lavon Brown. Brown began her career as the secretary to the dean Wendall Bragonier in 1963, eventually becoming a University Staff Assistant II. She discusses the history, organization, and operation ...
  • Wendall Bragonier oral history : part 3 

    Contributor:Bragonier, WendallHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-13
    Becky Haglund interviews Wendall Bragonier. Bragonier was the dean of the Graduate School from 1963 until his retirement in 1975. He discusses the history, organization, and operation of the school.
  • Wendall Bragonier oral history : part 2 

    Contributor:Bragonier, WendallHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-13
    Becky Haglund interviews Wendall Bragonier. Bragonier was the dean of the Graduate School from 1963 until his retirement in 1975. He discusses the history, organization, and operation of the school.
  • J.V.K. Wagar oral history : part 1 

    Contributor:Wagar, J.V.KHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-03
    Becky Haglund interviews J.V.K. Wagar. John Wagar was a professor of Forestry from 1934 to 1964. Wagar discusses the history of the forestry department, the involvement of students in research, and the growth of graduate ...
  • J.V.K. Wagar oral history : part 2 

    Contributor:Wagar, J.V.KHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-03
    Becky Haglund interviews J.V.K. Wagar. John Wagar was a professor of Forestry from 1934 to 1964. Wagar speaks about horseback tours in the mountains.
  • George Olson oral history 

    Contributor:Olson, GeorgeHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-27
    Becky Haglund interviews George Olson. Olson began his tenure at Colorado State University in 1961 as the assistant director of CSURF (Colorado State University Research Foundation) and also as an associate professor in ...
  • Charles Terrell oral history 

    Contributor:Terrell, CharlesHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-28
    Becky Haglund interviews Charles Terrell. Terrell was the chairman of the forestry department before becoming the Secretary of the State Board of Agriculture in 1959 through 1976. He discusses his career and the State Board ...
  • Wendall Bragonier oral history : part 1 

    Contributor:Bragonier, WendallHaglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-13
    Becky Haglund interviews Wendall Bragonier. Bragonier was the dean of the Graduate School from 1963 until his retirement in 1975. He discusses the history, organization, and operation of the school.
  • James Meiman oral history : part 2 

    Contributor:Meiman, James R. (James Richard)Haglund, Becky;
    Date:1980-03-06
    Becky Haglund interviews James Meiman. Meiman received his Ph.D. at Colorado State University in 1962 and joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor of Watershed Management with the Department of Watershed Management. ...