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Reminiscences of John Anthony Hay : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Hay, John Anthony, 1942-
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript 97 pages sound recordings 3 CD-ROMs (88; 77 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

President of the University of Queensland, Australia.

Scope and Contents

Born September 21, 1942 in Perth, Australia; early life and education in Western Australia; Hackett Research Scholarship for PhD in eighteenth-century English and French literature at Cambridge, England; fundraising at Australian universities; Atlantic Philanthropies [AP] funding for creation of Institute of Molecular Bioscience, Queensland Brain Institute, Australian Institute of Biomaterials and Nanotechnology, and Borough of Brisbane Women's Hospital; AP support for other institutions in Brisbane, Australia; Australia and AP role in developing higher education in Vietnam; Charles F. Feeney's [CFF] interest in Ireland; interactions with CFF.


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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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