Interview with Beverly Yeiser

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Identifier

1978 OH 103

Date

4/12/1978

Description

Beverly Yeiser is a native of Daviess County, Kentucky. He attended both Western Kentucky University and the University of Kentucky. Mr. Yeiser owns and operates a poultry business. In 1974, Mr. Yeiser was appointed to the Board of Regents.

Rights

Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, rights and permission to publish.

Title

Interview with Beverly Yeiser

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Wilburn, Mark S.

Interviewee

Yeiser, Beverly

Location

Lexington, KY

Duration

:39:11

Time Summary

0-01:0 Interviewer's introduction
01:0-02:0 Pause in Tape
02:0-03:0 Yeiser's general background
2:0-4:45 Yeiser's selection to the Board of Regents
04:40-07:50 Yeiser's first meeting with Dr. Martin. Dr. Martin's appointment to the presidency. The building program at Eastern
07:50-10:05 Martin's relationship with the Board of Regents
10:05-14:40 Martin's priorities; facilities and students
14:40-18:10 Politics and education in Kentucky and Dr. Martin's influence
18:10-19:50 Dr. Martin's relationship with other educational leaders
19:50-21:20 The CPHE and its role in the educational system
21:20-24:20 Dr. Martin's strengths and weaknesses
24:20-25:10 Martin's relationship with the press
25:10-25:45 Martin's retirement
25:45-33:10 Powell's selection as president. Comparison between Dr. Powell and Dr. Martin
33:10-35:30 Martin's relationship with the student body
35:30-36:0 The ROTC program
36:0-37:30 Role of the board of regents
37:30-39:0 Martin's personality
39:0 End of tape

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Collection

Citation

“Interview with Beverly Yeiser,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 21, 2018, https://oralhistory.eku.edu/items/show/640.

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