W. Donald Spring Interview, 1976
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W. Donald Spring
University of Minnesota Morris, Morris, Minnesota
University of Minnesota Morris; English--Study and teaching; College teachers--Minnesota--Morris; University of Minnesota Morris--Curricula
In this interview, W. Donald Spring discusses his first years at the University of Minnesota Morris, often in comparison with subsequent years. He discusses his perceptions of students, faculty, and early organizational problems, as well as his role in helping to develop the early curriculum. He briefly discusses his educational background.
West Central Minnesota Historical Research Center (WCMHRC)
Spring, W. Donald, "W. Donald Spring Interview, 1976" (1976). University of Minnesota Morris Stories. 39.
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