Interview with A. D. Albright, May 16, 1989

Project: A.D. Albright Oral History Project

Interview Summary

A.D. Albright discusses the decision by the UK Board of Trustees to phase out financial support of the student newspaper, the Kentucky Kernel. He also describes the perception of the radio station on campus. Albright discusses the move toward restrictive enrollment at UK in the fall of 1971 and its relationship to the community college system. He talks about Wimberly Royster, former dean of Arts and Sciences, who was named dean of the Graduate School in the early 1970s. He also mentions the construction of the Patterson Office Tower and how the idea for this building to house the College of Arts and Sciences grew out of a notion of convenience for students.

Interview Accession

1989oh124_af368

Interviewee Name

A. D. Albright

Interviewer Name

Terry L. Birdwhistell

Interview Date

1989-05-16

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Albright, A. D. Interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. 16 May. 1989. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Albright, A.D. (1989, May 16). 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. May 16, 1989, A.D. Albright Oral History Project , Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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