Jim Cottrell Interview

Title

Jim Cottrell Interview

Description

Jim Cottrell attended Appalachian State University from 1964 until 1968. He received a bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics and then a master’s degree in Junior College Education. Jim is a Boone native who was born in Founder’s Hall and grew up running the old Appalachian bookstore with his father. Jim was a member of the golf team throughout his entire undergraduate career and after he graduated Jim started the French-Swiss Ski College. In 2000, Jim was awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award.

Information discussed in the interview: childhood, early education, attendance at Appalachian State University, the dormitories, social events and habits, daily life, weather, relationships, sports, class life, jobs held while at school, the library, and life after graduation.

Date

10/21/2015

Rights

The materials contained in the Appalachian State University Memory Project, 2006-2017, undated Collection are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use provided that proper citation is used (e.g. Appalachian State University Memory Project, 2006-2017, undated, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Special Collections, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Please contact the Appalachian State University W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection with specific questions or with requests for further information.

Format

mp3

Language

English

Type

Sound

Identifier

5108_BDA_06_Part_01_JimCottrell_2015_1021_AC

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Citation

“Jim Cottrell Interview,” Appalachian State University Digital Collections, accessed December 11, 2017, http://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/41423.