Hardy, Virginia, Oral History, (UA95-04)

University Archives #UA95-04

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Virginia Hardy Oral History
    Creator: Dale, Zachary
    Hardy, Virginia
    Repository: East Carolina University Archives
    Language: English
    Abstract: In this oral history Dr. Virginia Hardy discusses the history of the East Carolina University's Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Center, its move from Brewster Hall to the new Student Union including its renaming to the Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ center, and its directions for the future. Additionally, she discusses the shifts in campus culture related to the LGBTQ community and becoming a part of the nationwide Campus Pride Index.
    Extent: 1 Items,
  • Description
     

    In this oral history Dr. Virginia Hardy discusses the history of the East Carolina University's Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Center, its move from Brewster Hall to the new Student Union including its renaming to the Jesse R. Peel LGBTQ center, and its directions for the future. Additionally, she discusses the shifts in campus culture related to the LGBTQ community and becoming a part of the nationwide Campus Pride Index. The collection contains an audio file as well as a transcription.

  • Biographical / Historical Note
     

    Dr. Virginia Hardy was born and raised in Greenville, North Carolina. She serves as Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs at East Carolina University. Prior to this role, she served as the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at the Brody School of Medicine. Hardy also worked as a teacher and assistant principal at Wellcome Middle School in Greenville, North Carolina. She has embraced civic service by serving on the Greenville Utilities Board of Commissioners, Electricities Board of Directors, the Pitt Community College Board of Trustees, the board of the Red Cross of Pitt County, Wildacres Leadership Initiative, and the Z. Smith Reynolds Advisory Panel.

  • Administrative Information
     
    Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research use.

    Copyright Notice

    This material is made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to taking precautions against infringement of copyright and respecting the publication rights of reproduced materials. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards. Any materials used should be fully credited with their source according to the example given in the Preferred Citation note. Requests for assistance with citations and images of publication quality should be directed to specialcollections@ecu.edu. This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state law. The user assumes full responsibility for using such information and is advised that the disclosure of such information about identifiable living individuals without their consent may have legal ramifications.

    Preferred Citation

    Virginia Hardy Oral History. UA95-04. University Archives, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.

Container List

Oral history interview


If you’d like to use materials from University Archives, please call Special Collections at (252) 328-6601 or email specialcollections@ecu.edu.