Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

A Native Daughter's Leadership

Interviewee(s):
Cunningham, Sister Catharine Julie
Interviewer(s):
Riess, Suzanne
Title:
A Native Daughter's Leadership
Abstract:
McCarthy and Cunningham families, San Francisco; education at schools and colleges of the Order of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, and UC Berkeley; other Catholic teaching orders and educational institutions; presidency of the College of Notre Dame, Belmont, 1956-1980: student recruitment, funding, curriculum, continuing education division, coeducation, accreditation; religious identification for college and faculty, changes in the Order, the demands of the 1960s; developing an alumni association, master planning, administrative and board restructure, financing the building program; reflections on spiritual life, values, flexibility.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1982
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b11233489
Rights:
Cunningham, Sister Catharine Julie. "A Native Daughter's Leadership." Interview by Suzanne Riess in 1982. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1983.