Locations discussed: Queens College, Queens, NY | Flushing (New York, N.Y.)

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Date: Time Period: 2010 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19349
Description: Dr Sarah Covington discusses how going on Sabbatical helped get her personal life back to equilibrium. On sabbatical she gave talks in England and researched in Ireland, wrote Cromwell book.
Date: Time Period: 2000 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19351
Description: Dr Sarah Covington's instructional skills have developed in the years since she began teaching her first undergraduate history courses. She describes the curriculum of the courses she teaches at Queen ... More
Date: Time Period: 2000 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19346
Description: Dr Sarah Covington discusses the research that goes into her writing and teaching and the fact that Queens College is a research heavy College.
Date: Time Period: 1990 - 2000
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19352
Description: Dr Sarah Covington recounts the training and work experience on her journey from earning an undergraduate degree in Media Studies to beginning as a History Professor at Queens College, CUNY.
Date: Time Period: 1990 - 2000
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19347
Description: Sarah Covington discusses what she was taught from media and the role models that she felt contributed to her career path.
Date: Time Period: 1957 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19350
Description: Dr Sarah Covington offers some kind advice to her student, Robert Lee, connected to the pursuit of a challenging and competitive career path in fields like English and History, where jobs are scarce.
Date: Time Period: 1957 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23174
Description: Queens College CUNY Urban Studies professor, Dr Leonard Rodberg, shares the intersection of his religious faith and his interest and subsequent career in science. This is an excerpt from an interview ... More
Date: Time Period: 1957 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23168
Description: Dr Leonard Rodberg discusses some of the highlights of his career as professor and chair in Queens College's Urban Studies department. One recent success he recounts is the receipt of a $1 million gra ... More
Date: Time Period: 1957 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23190
Description: Queens College CUNY Urban Studies professor, Dr Leonard Rodberg, recounts his professional history in energy policy and research. During the energy crisis in the 1970s, Rodberg worked in Washington, D ... More
Date: Time Period: 1957 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:23176
Description: Dr. Leonard Rodberg, chair of the Urban Studies department at Queens College, reflects on how his education in physics and devotion to Judaism have influenced his thinking on social justice issues. Ea ... More
Date: Time Period: 1957 - 2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:19348
Description: Dr. Sarah Covington Interview transcript and timecodes: Dr. Covington is a professor at Queens College, Flushing, New York. Her education path was started in film studies. But as time when by her focu ... More
Date: Time Period: 1955-1987
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:27838
Description: Mary talks about the specific discrimination that women face in the world of academia. She recalls specific incidents where her male colleages underestimated her ability to be a competent director.
Date: Time Period: 1955-1987
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:27837
Description: Mary says when academic institutions are small, students can afford to take part in school sponsored activities and amenities. Now that academic institutions have grown, it's harder to engage the srud ... More
Date: Time Period: 1951-2012
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:33705
Description: In this second interview Mary talks about how she started at Queens College; her job as admissions committee chairman and SAT programmer, achievements in fair testing for disabled students, and becomi ... More
Date: Time Period: 1951-1986
Type: Oral history
Identifier: aql:27835
Description: Mary Reuder says that if you want to maje the most of your place, you need to master the whole institution. You also need to be active and being known in your community.