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    • Oral history of Donald Coffey 

      Coffey, Donald (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2000-05-02)
      Donald S. Coffey was born on October 10, 1932 in Bristol, Virginia. He attended King College there before transferring to the University of East Tennessee. In 1957, Coffey moved to Baltimore to work for Westinghouse, after ...
    • Oral history of Donald Perry 

      Perry, Donald (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2020-03-01)
      Donald Perry, a 1961 graduate of Johns Hopkins University, talks about his life, career, and his experience as one of the few African-American undergraduate students at Hopkins.
    • Oral history of E.D. 

      E.D. (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2021-03-03)
      “E.D.” is a member of the Johns Hopkins University graduating class of 2021. In this interview, she shares the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on her senior year at Johns Hopkins, including what it was like to attend ...
    • Oral history of Edward Magruder Passano 

      Passano, Edward Magruder (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-12-13)
      Edward "Mac" Magruder Passano was born in Baltimore, Maryland. He earned both an undergraduate (1967) and graduate (1969) degree from Johns Hopkins University. He is the CEO of One Waverly LLC, a philanthropic consulting ...
    • Oral history of Elise Hancock 

      Hancock, Elise (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-10-21)
      Elise Hancock became the editor of the Johns Hopkins Magazine in 1973. During her editorship, the Magazine switched to a bimonthly schedule and was twice named "one of the top ten Alumni Magazines in North America" by the ...
    • Oral history of Elizabeth Schaaf 

      Schaaf, Elizabeth (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-09-14)
      Elizabeth Schaaf came to the Peabody Institute in 1965 as both a student, studying voice, and a staff member. She began working as a secretary in the Director's Office in 1982. Noticing a lack of proper documentation at ...
    • Oral history of Elmo Douglass 

      Douglass, Elmo (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2015-11-04)
      Baltimore native Elmo Douglass graduated from Johns Hopkins in 1954 with a degree in civil engineering. After graduation, Douglass joined the Army Corps, and later had a long career in highway and transit engineering for ...
    • Oral history of Eric Noji 

      Noji, Eric (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-07-27)
      Eric Noji earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford University in 1977, having majored in biochemistry, philosophy, and classics. He went on to receive his MD from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and ...
    • Oral history of Ernest Bates 

      Bates, Ernest (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-10-11)
      Doctor Ernest Bates, originally from Peekskill, New York, graduated from Johns Hopkins and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and founded American Shared Hospital Services, a company that leases medical equipment ...
    • Oral history of Forrest Tobey 

      Tobey, Forrest (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2000-03-21)
      Forrest Tobey is a composer, conductor, and a double-degree graduate of the Peabody Institute. He is best known as a computer music artist, and created the Virtual Orchestra software. His compositions were played in Times ...
    • Oral history of Franklin Knight 

      Knight, Franklin (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-07-21)
      Franklin Knight, born in Jamaica in 1942, is a professor of Atlantic History in the Department of History at Johns Hopkins, having started teaching in 1973. He was the first African-American professor to be tenured at the ...
    • Oral history of Fred Holborn 

      Holborn, Frederick (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-12-10)
      Frederick Holborn was born in Heidelberg, Germany in 1928 and raised for the majority of his life in New Haven, Connecticut where his father was a professor at Yale University. He received both his bachelors (1949) and ...
    • Oral history of Gladys Burrell 

      Burrell, Gladys (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2017-06-15)
      Gladys Burrell, known as "Ms. Gladys" to Johns Hopkins students and staff, was a longtime food services worker on the Homewood campus. After 47 years working on the Homewood campus, she retired in 2017 from her last position ...
    • Oral history of Gordon "Reds" Wolman 

      Wolman, Gordon (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-06-22)
      Markley Gordon “Reds” Wolman was geomorphologist whose passion for his discipline, dedication to his work, and his uniquely creative ways of looking at problems, resulted in a wide-ranging career. Among the many hats he ...
    • Oral history of Grace Brush 

      Brush, Grace (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-07-06)
      Grace Brush is a professor in the Johns Hopkins Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering. She has studied the impact of human disturbance on the Chesapeake Bay extensively and has been awarded the Mathias Medal ...
    • Oral history of Greg Ball 

      Ball, Greg (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2014-06-16)
      Gregory Ball was a professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Johns Hopkins University and also served as Vice Dean for Science and Research Infrastructure in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. ...
    • Oral history of H. Alan Shapiro and Sanchita Balachandran 

      Balachandran, Sanchita; Shapiro, H. Alan (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2014-05-05)
      H. Alan Shapiro is a classical archaeologist serving as a professor in Johns Hopkins University's Department of Classics. Prior to his professorship at Hopkins, Shapiro taught at Columbia, Tulane, Stevens Tech and Canterbury ...
    • Oral history of H.T. 

      H.T. (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 2019-03-04)
      "H.T." is a member of the Johns Hopkins University graduating class of 2019 and majored in neuroscience. In this interview, H.T. discusses growing up near the border of Texas and Mexico with their parents and three siblings, ...
    • Oral history of Helen Blumberg 

      Blumberg, Helen (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-10-13)
      Helen Blumberg, a Baltimore native, entered Hopkins as a sophomore in 1970 as part of Johns Hopkins' first class of female undergraduates in the School of Arts and Sciences. She graduated in 1973. In this oral history, she ...
    • Oral history of Helen Holton 

      Holton, Helen (Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries, 1999-11-23)
      Helen Holton, a Baltimore native and longtime Baltimore City Council member, attended Johns Hopkins University, Morgan State University, and the University of Baltimore. She joined the Baltimore City Council in 1995, ...