Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Roger W. Heyns: Berkeley Chancellor 1965-1971: The University in a Turbulent Society

Interviewee(s):
Heyns, Roger W.
Interviewer(s):
Harriet, Nathan
Title:
Roger W. Heyns: Berkeley Chancellor 1965-1971: The University in a Turbulent Society
Abstract:
Family background; University of Michigan: PhD, 1949, psychological research, teaching, vice president for academic affairs; chancellor, UC Berkeley, 1965-1971: Cambodian episode, protection of free speech, education issues and reform efforts, minority admissions, Peoples Park confrontation, values, the Board of Regents, proposals for reform of undergraduate education; presidency of American Council on Education; presidency of William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, since 1977. Includes an interview with Esther Heyns.
Subject area(s):
Education, University of California
Interview date(s):
1986
Project:
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
b10675320
Rights:
Heyns, Roger W. "Roger W. Heyns: Berkeley Chancellor 1965-1971: The University in a Turbulent Society." Interview by Nathan Harriet in 1986. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1987.