OH 408-019: Roy offers a lively discussion of his experiences and participation in the Social Work Department and in the development of the Environmental studies program. He begins with a recap of his educational background and then discusses his experiences working as a Professor in Montana State University’s Social Work Program and as Director of the Environmental Studies Program. He recalls the scandal that occurred with Mort Arkava, the former chair of the Social Work Program at UMT. He also mentions activism on campus, his path to the Environmental Studies Program, the near collapse and recovery of the Environmental Studies Program, as well as the camaraderie of the faculty, staff and students within the department.
University of Montana, Tom Roy
University of Montana Oral History Project OH-408, Archives & Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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oh 408-19.mp3; OH408-019.pdf
Roy, Tom, "Tom Roy interview" (2006). University of Montana Oral History Project. 19.