Oral history interview with Thomas Raymond McConnell [electronic resource], 1967.
|Creator: ||McConnell, T. R. 1901-1989||Project: ||Carnegie Corporation project. |
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|Phys. Desc. :||sound files : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit) Transcript: 90 pages|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Scope and Contents
Academic career: University of Minnesota, University of Buffalo, Berkeley; chairmanship of Carnegie-funded programs of study in higher education: 1949-50, Laboratory for Research in Social Relations, 1948 comparative study of British universities, feasibility study of undergraduate advance placement examinations, 1955 THE DIVERSIFICATION OF AMERICAN HIGHER EDUCATION, 1954-66 RESTUDY OF NEEDS OF CALIFORNIA IN HIGHER EDUCATION; opinions on Carnegie grant management, Center for Study of Higher Education, Berkeley student activism, Free Speech movement 1960s.