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Reminiscences of David G. Beanland : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Beanland, D. G.
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 92 pages sound recordings 4 CD-ROMs (133; 90 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Vice Chancellor of Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.

Scope and Contents

Early life in Yallourn and Box Hill, Australia; education as an electrical engineer; teaching and becoming head of department at Caulfield Technical College and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology [RMIT]; development of Australian higher education system; Charles F. Feeney's funding for RMIT in Australia and Vietnam; development and challenges of RMIT in Vietnam; experimental teaching methods in Vietnam; Learning Resource Centers in Vietnam; Atlantic Philanthropies' [AP] changing priorities with regards to higher education; interactions with AP Board of Directors at 2001 meeting in Vietnam.


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Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.

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