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ASU Retirees Association (ASURA) Video History Project Interviews


This collection includes interviews of Arizona State University retirees, including ASU administrators, faculty, and staff. The video interviews were conducted by the ASU Retirees Association (ASURA) beginning in 2001. Videos are approximately 1 hour each.


2010 interview covering his early years and multifaceted career as a banker, mayor, Arizona Regent, community leader and ASU supporter. Intro and Early Years @ 00:36 Early Professional Years @ 23:47 City of Tempe @ 39:35 Public Service @ 51:02 Regent @ 53:58 Research Park @ 1:06:32 People who made a difference @ 1:47:00 Still Involved @ 1:53:00 Sun Angels @ 1:54:00 End @ 1:60:00

Contributors
Backus, Charles, Arizona State University Retirees Association
Created Date
2010-05-29

Troy Crowder was an Assistant to a number of ASU Presidents

Contributors
Stevenson, Pam, Agave Productions, Arizona State University Retirees Association
Created Date
2003-10-22

Gary Krahenbuhl, Dean of Liberal Arts and Sciences came to ASU in 1973 as an Assistant Professor of Physical Education and retired in 2003 as Senior Vice President of the University. In the interview Gary discusses the battles with U of A for funding and recognition, keeping the branch campuses under one roof, and several short stores about Lattie Coor and Jim Mayer. In addition much of the interview addresses directly and indirectly Gary’s philosophy of academic administrative leadership. Clip 1 - Pre / Post ASU Years 1. Interview Introduction (00:00:40) 2. Early Life & Education (00:01:21) 3. Why came …

Contributors
Schwalm, Dave, Association, Arizona State University Retirees
Created Date
2012-12-19