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 p. sound recordings: 4 CD-ROMs (133; 90 min.)|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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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.
Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.