Now showing items 1-8 of 8

    • Hollick, Ann - Oral History Interview 

      Hollick, Ann (2010-12-01)
      What originally brought Dr. Hollick to SAIS was the statement by John F. Kennedy, “Think what you can do for your country”. She was at Berkeley majoring in 16th century English literature planning to become a professor ...
    • Huey, Talbott - Oral History Interview 

      Huey, Talbott (2011-04-01)
      Mr. Huey was drawn to SAIS because it represented the culmination of the transformation of where he was headed. In college, he had no conception of anything dealing with international relations or politics or history. ...
    • Kurzman, Harold--Oral History Interview 

      Kurzman, Harold (2012-06-08)
      Kurzman was a graduate of Haverford College in political science and economics and there, he was learned that after graduated, he would be particularly interested in focusing on international relations. At that time, he ...
    • Oglesby, Sam - Oral History Interview 

      Oblesby, Sam (2011-04-01)
      Sitting in his kitchen in the South Bronx of New York City, Sam Oglesby explained that he had always thought about going to graduate school, ever since his undergraduate experience at the University of Virginia. As his ...
    • Platt, Nicholas - Oral History Interview 

      Platt, Nicholas (2010-04-01)
      What originally brought Amb. Platt to SAIS was Paul Nitze. His son was Platt’s classmate in college. Platt went to Paul Nitze for advice on how to get into the Foreign Service and was told to go straight into the Foreign ...
    • Sobernheim, Elfi - Oral History Interview 

      Sobernheim, Elfi (Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Office of Development and Alumni Relations, 2010-10-13)
      Elfi Sobernheim 45 came to the U.S. when she was 11 years old (moved from Germany to Binghamton, NY). She was admitted to both Fletcher and SAIS and came to SAIS because she wanted to live in Washington (big city, more ...
    • Ward, Barclay - Oral History Interview 

      Ward, Barclay (2011-04-01)
      Barclay Ward was always interested in international affairs. When he went to college, he thought he would be a geologist at Hamilton College, but after two years, got more involved in government and international affairs. ...
    • Westfall, Ralph - Oral History Interview 

      Westfall, Ralph (2011-06-01)
      Mr. Westfall originally came to SAIS because he was heading towards the government and because SAIS offered him a very nice scholarship. He had already wanted to go to CIA before starting at SAIS and he thought SAIS was ...