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Monmouth Memories Oral History Program

The Monmouth Memories Oral History Program is a long-term, open-ended effort to capture and preserve the organizational heritage of Monmouth University. The Program is a product of the Department of History and Anthropology, in collaboration with the Monmouth University Library. Please contact Specialist Professor Melissa Ziobro (732)232-4819 of the Department of History and Anthropology with any questions about the interviews. Interview summaries are available below. Releases and recordings are available upon request to Professor Ziobro. Please check back as this page will be updated periodically.

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Alumni Faculty & Staff Students Student Veterans Community Partners
Achimov Adekunle Kadakia Houston
Fisher Bornstein Lennon King
Kessler Brennan Mattia Petracco
Kessler Campbell Najafi Ridley
Moore Compagni Spader
Mundie Donahue
Peal Greenberg
Primavera Lee
Reilly Maloney
Rejan Minnott
Sansevere Mitchell
Moscaliuc
Nappen
Veit

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Fall 2017 Oral History Class

Photo shows Professor Ziobro's Fall 2017 Oral History students at the Monmouth County Historical Association 's exhibit, "Tracking Sandy: Monmouth County Remembers." The crowdsourced exhibit, curated by Professor Z and designed by Stan Cain, used oral history to help explore how the citizens of Monmouth County recalled Superstorm Sandy as its 5th anniversary approached.Professor Ziobro’s Fall 2017 Oral History students pause for a photo at the Monmouth County Historical Association ‘s exhibit, “Tracking Sandy: Monmouth County Remembers.” The crowdsourced exhibit, curated by Professor Z and designed by Stan Cain, used oral history to help explore how the citizens of Monmouth County recalled Superstorm Sandy as its 5th anniversary approached.

Fall 2015 Oral History Class

Photo shows Professor Ziobro's Fall 2015 Oral History students with homemade American flags created by WWII veteran Stanley Rzempoluch. The students received the flags to commemorate the completion of their work transcribing and summarizing veterans' oral histories for the National Guard Militia Museum of NJ and Library of Congress Veterans History Project.Professor Ziobro’s Fall 2015 Oral History students pose with homemade American flags created by WWII veteran Stanley Rzempoluch. The students received the flags to commemorate the completion of their work transcribing and summarizing veterans’ oral histories for the National Guard Militia Museum of NJ and Library of Congress Veterans History Project.