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Interview with Geoffrey H. Strauss

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Contributor

Strauss, Geoffrey H. ; Gashurov, Irene

Description

At Harpur College, Geoffrey studied accounting. A summer job as a counselor with the college’s Upward Bound Program for disadvantaged youth decided him on a career in teaching. He taught accounting at Broome Community College and Endicott High School for 33 years.

Date

2017-12-14

Rights

In Copyright

Date Modified

2017-12-14

Is Part Of

Oral Histories from 60's Binghamton Alumni

Extent

64:09 minutes

Date of Interview

2017-12-14

Interviewer

Irene Gashurov

Interviewee

Geoffrey H. Strauss

Year of Graduation

1968

Biographical Text

At Harpur College, Geoffrey studied accounting. A summer job as a counselor with the college’s Upward Bound Program for disadvantaged youth decided him on a career in teaching. He taught accounting at Broome Community College and Endicott High School for 33 years.

Interview Format

Audio

Subject LCSH

Harpur College – Sixties alumni; Harpur College – Alumni in secondary education; Harpur College – Alumni from Upstate New York; Harpur College – Alumni living in Broome County.

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Keywords

Harpur College – Sixties alumni; Harpur College – Alumni in secondary education; Harpur College – Alumni from Upstate New York; Harpur College – Alumni living in Broome County.

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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 Geoffrey H. Strauss,” Digital Collections, accessed February 27, 2024, https://omeka.binghamton.edu/omeka/items/show/963.