James M. Day
History of the University
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
President of the University of Texas at El Paso 1980-1987.
Summary of Interview
Biographical information, born in Dallas and childhood years spent in Garland and Orange, Texas; influence of parents; college education and degrees from Austin College and Rice University; two years in Charleston, South Carolina, during service in the Navy; courtship and marriage to Jo Phillips; career highlights at Texas A&M, opinions and anecdotes about colleagues, reflections on his seven year as President of UTEP.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Interview with Haskell M. Monroe by James M. Day, 1987, "Interview no. 770," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.