Title

James Martin

Comments

An abstract of this interview is available below. A transcript is linked above and to the right.

This interview subject is affiliated with IWU and/or President Myers in the following ways: Class of 1992

Abstract

Martin felt Myers' greatest influence was by being a positive personality who was present at events. He states that the presences of a positive authority influences students and faculty to want to do well. Martin uses the phrase "ministry of presence" to describe the impact this trait has. Martin felt the campus became more world-minded and interdisciplinary, with an emphasis on curiosity and diversity under Myer's leadership. The fire and passion Myers exemplified influenced the character of IWU.

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Duration

00:14:08

Keywords

music performed in home, musical instruments, personal characteristics, intellectual curiosity, Portrait of a Collector, Alumni

Disciplines

United States History

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