Interview with A. D. Albright, March 7, 1989

Project: University of Kentucky Oral History Project

Interview Summary

A.D. Albright describes university funding, estimating state revenues, and budgeting. He talks about John Oswald's support of desegregation in athletics. He describes the psychology department at the University of Kentucky and graduate education at the university. Albright discusses the large influx of graduate students to the university between 1963 and 1968 and the "adrenaline" that it brought to UK. He states that there was a new focus on increasing research and bringing in new faculty. Albright also talks about the use of admission tests including the ACT and GRE. He mentions John Oswald's view of freedom of speech, especially in relation to increasing activism among students.

Interview Accession

1989oh080_af353

Interviewee Name

A. D. Albright

Interviewer Name

Terry L. Birdwhistell

Interview Date

1989-03-07

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Albright, A. D. Interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. 07 Mar. 1989. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Albright, A.D. (1989, March 07). Interview by T. L. Birdwhistell. University of Kentucky Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Albright, A. D., interview by Terry L. Birdwhistell. March 07, 1989, University of Kentucky Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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