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Interview with Rodney Alexander

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Contributor

Alexander, Rodney ; Gashurov, Irene

Description

Harpur College BA Social Sciences, '68. Rodney Alexander was executive director of the Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), CUNY. After graduating from Harpur College, he completed degrees in public administration and in business administration from NYU. His wife, Daryl Royster Alexander, was the founding editor of Essence magazine.

Date

2019-11-14

Rights

In Copyright

Date Modified

2019-11-14

Is Part Of

Oral Histories from 60's Binghamton Alumni

Extent

63:15 minutes

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db54668a-0dd7-404a-982b-740dfd1194a3

Date of Interview

2019-11-14

Interviewer

Irene Gashurov

Interviewee

Rodney Alexander

Year of Graduation

1968

Biographical Text

Harpur College BA Social Sciences, '68. Rodney Alexander was executive director of the Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC), CUNY. After graduating from Harpur College, he completed degrees in public administration and in business administration from NYU. His wife, Daryl Royster Alexander, was the founding editor of Essence magazine.

Interview Format

Audio

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In 2019, Binghamton University Libraries completed a mission to collect oral interviews from 1960's alumni as a means to preserve memories of campus life. The resulting 46 tales are a retrospective of social, professional and personal experiences with the commonality of Harpur College. Some stories tell of humble beginnings,… More

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“Interview with Rodney Alexander,” Digital Collections, accessed December 5, 2023, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/2428.