Oral History Interview: Harris, M. Wilma, 2015-09-26

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Title

Oral History Interview: Harris, M. Wilma, 2015-09-26

Interviewee

Harris, M. Wilma

Birth Year

1944

Birth Place

New Jersey - Paulsboro

Rutgers graduating class

1966

Interviewer

Graham, Molly

Location of interview

Springfield, NJ

Date Created

26 September 2015

Description

M. Wilma Harris was born in 1944 in Paulsboro, New Jersey. She attended Douglass College and graduated with a history degree in the Class of 1966. She went on to earn her master's degree in Governmental Administration from the University of Pennsylvania. Harris worked at Douglass College as Counselor-in-Residence, Assistant Dean of Students and Associate Dean of Students. In 1977, Harris began working at Prudential and spent the rest of her career there, eventually becoming Vice President of Human Resources. Harris has an honorary doctorate from St. Peter's College.

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Subject

Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Rutgers Administration
Public Affairs and Administration

Collection

Rutgers Oral History Archives (ROHA)

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries

Rights

Permission to quote from this transcript must be obtained from the Rutgers Oral History Archives.

Identifier

ROHA-HarrisMW