Richard Davis Howe Interview
Richard Howe attended Appalachian State Teachers College from 1957-1961 graduating with his B.S. in History and Physical Education. He earned his M.A. in American History and Higher Education in 1962 and spent time at multiple schools before earning his Ph.D. in History and Higher Education in 1972. Dr. Howe played basketball for Appalachian State during his undergraduate years and received a place in the Appalachian Athletics Hall of Fame in 1985. He currently serves as a professor in the Department of Leadership and Educational Studies.
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.
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