Document Type

Oral History

Publication Date

May 2003

Creation Date


Publisher Information

University of South Florida Tampa Library


Petersen, Barbara K., School of Mass Communications


Barbara Petersen, professor and former director of Graduate Studies in the School of Mass Communications, discusses the transition of the Department of Mass Communications to the School of Mass Communications. She tells of the struggles the School endured in its first phases, and of its triumphs such as the construction of the Communication and Information Science Building.

Physical Information

1 sound file (92 min.) : digital, MP3 file + 1 expanded summary (digital, PDF file)