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Dr. Leon Tarver Interview (1996)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1996-12-06

Duration: 00:09:36

Subjects: Southern University System | HIGHER EDUCATION | TARVER, LEON


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Tarver, Leon Interviewee


This segment from the December 6, 1996, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Robert Collins’ in-studio interview with Dr. Leon Tarver, the incoming president of the Southern University System. He discusses: his teaching experience; learning as a lifelong experience; his work on boards and commissions; and the future of the public administration program at Southern.