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Oral history interview with Zarjon Baha, 2009 May 8

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TitleOral history interview with Zarjon Baha, 2009 May 8
IntervieweeBaha, Zarjon
InterviewerMarkee, Katherine
Purdue ID NumberPOH0809106_pt1(Baha)
Date RecordedMay 8, 2009
Abstract of InterviewZarjon Baha is a Professor of Building Construction Management in the College of Technology. He grew up in a village southwest of Kabul, Afghanistan. He met eligibility requirements to attend a private high school in the capital, Kabul. He received his Bachelors degree in 1962 from Kabul University, his M.S. in Civil Engineering from Purdue in 1966 and his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from North Carolina State University in 1973. During his years in Afghanistan, he was a professor and Dean of the School of Engineering at Kabul University from 1975 to 1978. He talks about being in Malaysia in 1994 and several years after with the Malaysia project, Midwest Universities Consortium for International Activities. He has visited Afghanistan as part of Purdues involvement in reinstituting higher education and structure in Afghanistan.
SubjectsBaha, Zarjon--Interviews
Purdue University--Alumni and alumnae
Purdue University--Faculty
Genre (AAT)interviews
oral history (document genres)
sound recordings
Media Typeaudio/mp3
Original Formataudio/wav
Duration33 min.
CollectionPurdue University Oral History Program Collection
RepositoryPurdue University Libraries, Karnes Archives and Special Collections
RightsCopyright Purdue University. All rights reserved.
URI ark:/34231/c6125rrb
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