Rebecca Craver


History of the University

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

Dr. Williams came to the College of Mines to start the Journalism Department in 1940; Mrs. Williams came to the College of Mines in 1939 to teach Music.

Summary of Interview

The beginning of the Music Department at the College ,of M1ines and musical programs presented; development of the Journal ism Department; how Mr. and Mrs. Williams met; faculty gatherings; the effect of World War II on the campus; the development of the Mass Communications Department; anecdotes concerning student publications; Dr. Williams' responsibilities as Dean of Students; pranks; the name change; recommendations for the future of UTEP.

Date of Interview


Length of Interview

1 hour and 5 minutes

Tape Number

No. 684

Transcript Number

No. 684

Length of Transcript

35 pages

Interview Number

No. 684

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