Yael V. Greenburg
University of South Florida Libraries
Richard Pride came to USF in 1969 as Director of Project Upward Bound. Dr. Pride discusses the integration of black students and professors at the Univeristy of South Florida. He describes the challenges the black population faced in the University's early years, as well as the triumphs of acceptance. Dr. Pride speaks about the development of the black community within USF, such as the creation of the Black Caucus and black male and female fraternities.
Oral history, Online audio
1 sound file (49 min.) and 1 transcript (12 pp.)
Oral histories; Online audio
University of South Florida
USF 50th (2006) Anniversary Oral History Project
Pride, Richard, "Richard Pride Oral History Interview" (2003). USF 50th (2006) Anniversary Oral History Project. 109.