Duration: Approximately 9 minutes
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Interview conducted at the request of the University Council for Diversity.
Joshua Butts, Class of 2001, who majored in English and History, reflects on his time at IWU, how embracing diversity on campus prepares one for life, about being out as a gay man to friends only on campus, and how his perceptions changed since then.
United States History
Butts 2001, Joshua and Rein 2011, Rae, "Joshua Butts" (2010). All oral histories. Paper 18.