Oral history interview with Susan Clark Thayer (SOH-036, audio recording and transcript)

Title

Oral history interview with Susan Clark Thayer (SOH-036, audio recording and transcript)

Date

2009

Creator

Thayer, Susan Clark
Chamseddine, Farrah

Description

Susan Clark Thayer, Associate Dean Emeritus, discusses her career at Suffolk University as both director of the Ballotti Learning Center and associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. The interview covers her role in the creation of the Ballotti Learning Center in 1982 and her work as associate dean in developing assessment programs, managing accreditation and strategic planning for the College. She also discusses her early life and career, her time as a graduate student at Suffolk University and the challenges of establishing herself in the workforce as a woman in the 1960s and 1970s. The interview concludes with a discussion of her passion for educational support, her contributions to the field of developmental education and her post-retirement activities.

Source

Suffolk University Oral History Project

Rights

Copyright Suffolk University. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the John Joseph Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Type

Sound recording
Oral histories

Format

MP3
PDF

Language

English

Subject

Suffolk University
Universities & colleges
Education

Identifier

SOH-036

Embedded Media

Duration

1:24:21

Files

soh-036_transcript.pdf

Citation

Thayer, Susan Clark and Chamseddine, Farrah, “Oral history interview with Susan Clark Thayer (SOH-036, audio recording and transcript),” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed June 27, 2017, http://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/14741.

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