Document Type

Oral History

Publication Date

March 2004

Creation Date


Publisher Information

University of South Florida Tampa Library


Borkowski, Francis T., College of Arts and Sciences, College presidents, Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra (Jacksonville, Fla.), Steubenville (Ohio)


Francis Borkowski , President of USF from 1988-1993, discusses his education and university experiences before coming to Tampa, including positions at West Virginia University, Ohio University, and Purdue University, . He also discusses some of his more notable achievements on campus, as well as some of the challenges he faced as president, including laying the groundwork for a future football team and developing a better relationship with the Latino community on campus.

Physical Information

1 sound file (90 min.) : digital, MP3 file + 1 expanded summary (digital, PDF file)