Interview with Jay Chanley


  • Identifier2006 OH 023
  • Date6/13/2005
  • InterviewerDenton, Beckie
  • IntervieweeChanley, Jay
  • DescriptionJay Chanley was born in East Orange, New Jersey but attended school in Miami, Florida. He came to EKU for the swim team. Mr. Chanley recounts why he chose EKU, his coaches and other swimmers, and the program being one of the best in the nation. He talks about his reaction to the dropping of the swim team and how he opposes reinstating it. He speaks on how EKU influenced his life and the changes he has seen.
  • LocationRichmond, KY
  • Duration00:49:03
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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