William Rivera


Oscar J. Martinez

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

(Current Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs at U.T. El Paso) Born in El Paso on January 26, 1931; graduate of Austin High School in El Paso and received a B.S. from the University of Louisville; received a Ph.D. in Chemistry.

Summary of Interview

Biography; past job discrimination in El Paso; educational and job experiences; Anglo/Mexican relations; lack of Mexican American representation in politics; experiences at UTEP.

Date of Interview


Length of Interview

1 hour 20 minutes

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Tape Number

No. 322

Transcript Number

No. 322

Length of Transcript

33 pages

Interview Number

No. 322

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