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Lewis, Bill


Abstract Bill Lewis, Vice Provost for Computing, came to ASU in 1966 to join the Industrial Engineering faculty. He retired in 2008. Important interview stories include ones involving: FOUNDING PROGRAMS (computer science); COMPUTERS (student information system, computing support); TEMPE CAMPUS (1966, changes); DEPARTMENTS (Industrial Engineering); PEOPLE (Lee P Thompson, Milt Glick); and BUILDINGS (Computer Commons).
Table of Contents Part 1 Early Years and Family
1. Introduction of Bill Lewis (00:00)
2. Early Years and Schooling (01:21)
3. Family (03:50)
Part 2 ASU Career
1. Coming to ASU (00:31)
2. Career Progression (01:40)
3. Computer Science Department Stories
a. FOUNDING PROGRAMS: Computer Science Department (09:23)
b. Vocational Training Center Bhopal India (15:09)
4. Provost Office Stories
a. Solving Chilled Water Problem (22:09)
b. COMPUTERS: Campus Computing -New Student Information System – SAP (26:19)
c. COMPUTERS: Campus Computing - Computing Support (31:01)
5. Advice to Students on Picking School
a. Picking a School (34:24)
b. Academic Career (38:27)
Part 3 ASU 1966 to 2008
1. TEMPE CAMPUS: Footprint & size-ASU 1966 (00:32)
2. DEPARTMENTS: Industri... (more)
Created Date 2010-01-22
Contributor Moor, Bill (Interviewer) / Arizona State University Reitreers Association (Producer)
Subject Buildings / Computers / Departments / Founding Programs / People / Tempe Campus
Series Administration, Provost's Office
Type Moving Image
Extent Part 1 – 5:17; Part 2 – 38:56; Part 3 – 17:54
Language English
Copyright
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Citation Lewis, Bill. Interview. 22 Jan . 2010. ASURA Video History Project. © Arizona Board of Regents. https://repository.asu.edu/items/51019
Note Barry McNeill Editor, Roger Carter Video and Audio recording, Linda Van Scoy Director, Dave Scheatzle Chair of Video History Project
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


  Part 1 Early Years and Family
391.8 MB video/mp4
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  Part 2 ASU Career
2.9 GB video/mp4
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  Part 3 ASU 1966 to 2008
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Download Count: 63