Linda Davis-Kirksey, a successful consultant who specializes in grant writing, political consulting, and organizational development/training, shares the story of how she met her husband, attorney Stephen Kirksey, when she managed the political campaign of his opponent during a local election. In 2010, they celebrated nine years of marriage. Recorded at Davis-Kirksey's residence in Rochester Hills on February 12, 2010, by Cornelia Pokrzywa. Run time 9:44. listen now
Posted on 07/30/2010
/ People Kirksey Stephen, Drakos Steven, Nicholson Julie, Asadoorian Lisa, Somerville Pat
Marye Miller, director of the Older Persons Commission Senior Center, reflects on her years building and leading one of the nation's premier senior community centers. Miller's work in the community meeting the needs of older adults is particularly meaningful at this moment in history, as the Baby Boomer generation enters the 65+ age bracket.
Recorded at the OPC Senior Center by Cornelia Pokrzywa in August 2010. Run time 39:53. listen now
Posted on 01/04/2011
/ People Kelly Delta, Borden Earl, White Cathy, Rewold Roy
Marshall Kitchens is the Chair of the Writing and Rhetoric department. Kitchens discusses the absence policy for the Writing and Rhetoric department, and how student athletes keep up with their grades.
The Oral history was conducted by Ashley Rempinski, freshman, majoring in Pre-physical therapy, on March 15, 2011 at O’Dowd Hall as part of a class project for WRT 160, Winter 2011. Run time 5:58. listen now
Posted on 04/12/2011
/ People Stewart Robert