Interview with A. D. Albright, December 20, 1988

Project: A.D. Albright Oral History Project

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A.D. Albright discusses student life during the 1960s and changes in the student body at this time. He describes how the students were becoming more active in regards to university affairs and social issues, and he explains how student unrest hurt higher education. He also addresses research issues and explains how money can be the driving force behind the kind of research that is conducted at a university. Albright discusses the influence of social change on programs offered by a university, and explains why the University of Kentucky, which is located in the heart of horse country, never developed a veterinary school. He describes the push within the Kentucky legislature for a veterinary school at Murray State University. Albright also explains the increase in research at Northern Kentucky University after the Kroger Company's national laboratories relocated to an area adjacent to NKU.

Interview Accession

1988oh252_af341

Interviewee Name

A. D. Albright

Interviewer Name

Terry L. Birdwhistell

Interview Date

1988-12-20

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Albright, A. D. Interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. 20 Dec. 1988. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Albright, A.D. (1988, December 20). Interview by T. L. Birdwhistell. A.D. Albright Oral History Project . Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Albright, A. D., interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. December 20, 1988, A.D. Albright Oral History Project , Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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