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Bruns, Barry

Abstract Barry R. Bruns began his ASU career in 1972 as an Accountant in the Comptroller's office. During his 38 years he held various position on all three campuses, including Assistant to the Vice President for Business Affairs, Associate Controller, and Assistant Vice President for Business Affairs (ASU West). His interview was conducted by Vice President for Academic Personnel, Mark Searle on February 20, 2012.
Table of Contents 1. Introduction and Background, ASU Career @ 01:00
a. History and Creation of ASU West Campus @ 07:03
b. Legislative role in purchase of land and development of campus @ 08:22
c. Start up in different locations (Montebello/Alhambra) @ 10:03
d. ASU West leadership @ 13:19
e. Moving faculty to ASU West @ 19:51
f. Temporary buildings @ 20:53
2. Challenges and Hiccups along the way
a. Warming the buildings @ 11:58
b. Dedications @ 17:40
c. Water and Fire @ 25:19
3. Mentors @ 22:08
4. Changes under President Crow @ 23:13
5. Funding Challenges @ 28:30
6. Accomplishments/best memory
a. Shuttle System @ 30:05
b. Changes over the years @ 32:07
c. Stadium Cracks @ 34:57
Created Date 2012-02-20
Contributor Searle, Mark (Interviewer) / Arizona State University Retirees Association (Producer)
Subject Campuses / West / Buildings / Fletcher Library
Series Administration, Business Affairs
Type Moving Image
Extent 36 minutes
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Citation Bruns, Barry. Interview. 20 Feb. 2012. ASURA Video History Project. © Arizona Board of Regents.
Note Linda Van Scoy, Editor; Roger Carter, Videographer; David Scheatzle, Audio; Linda Van Scoy, Chair Video History Project.
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  Barry Bruns interview, 2012
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