Mayes, Wendell 2012-11-29

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Wendell Mayes, a former Texas Tech University Board of Regents member, talks about his experiences in the Navy, with higher education, and as a board of regents member

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Wendell Mayes

Additional Parties Recorded:

Date: November 29, 2012

Location: Austin, Texas

Interviewer: Andy Wilkinson

Length: 00:41:40


Introduction, Involvement with Tech, Navy service, Doctorate, After undergraduate degree, Managing father’s radio station, Appointment to board of regents, Tenure issue at Tech, After Dr. Cavazos left, Appointment of next president, Research spending at Tech, Family’s involvement in education, Books and documents belonging to Mayes, Request for documents from Wendell Mayes, Books Mayes has written, Papers Mayes has written, Introduction to Mayes’ wife

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: CD copy available in reading room

Transcript: Transcript available on dspace

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