Alcena Boozer - Oral History Interview

Title
Alcena Boozer - Oral History Interview
LC Subject
African Americans
Interviewee
Boozer, Alcena
Interviewer
Petersen, Chris
Description
Boozer discusses her family, especially how her mother and father met and her oldest brother, who was the first African American Pharmacist at OSU. She details her time at Portland State University, obtaining her Bachelors in Education and Graduate Certificate in Counseling, working at Grant High School as a teacher, counselor and vice principal, and leaving for Seminary at Church Divinity School of the Pacific. She explains her husband's occupation and her two sons, Bentley and Clark. She shares her thoughts on the Church and her faith, how she came to the conclusion to become a Deacon, influential figures in her life. She concludes with her hobbies of activism, hiking and gardening. Audio File via MediaSpace: http://media.oregonstate.edu/index.php/show/?id=0_f4h03tw0
Date
2012-05-19
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Rights Holder
Oregon Multicultural Archives, OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Local Collection Name
Oregon Multicultural Archives Oral History Collection (OH 18)
Format
application/pdf
Set
Oregon Multicultural Archives OSU Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Institution
Oregon State University
Created
2012-11-21
Modified
2012-11-21