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Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Agboola, Wale, 1988-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2010.
MSU Archives Collection 1777

Agboola, Wale, 1988-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2010. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1777. 2 folders and 1 audiofile.


The Wale Agboola collection consists of an audio recording, biographical form, and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Agboola and Zeara Alvarez in November 2010. Agboola attended Minnesota State University, Mankato from 2007-current. In this interview, Agboola talks about his experience as an MSU student while working several jobs. He discusses his goals for his future and the different challenges in going higher in education.

This oral history interview was conducted as part of the Tell Your MSU Story Oral History Project conducted by the Southern Minnesota Historical Center at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Biographical Note:

Wale Agboola was born and raised in Nigeria, West Africa. His parents moved him here and he attended high school in Minnesota. He then decided to attend Minnesota State University, Mankato. He has been on the Dean's list several times. He has been involved in different organizations, but spends most of his time working. Once Wale graduates, he would like to continue in his photography career and hopes for more opportunities with big companies, to showcase his work and abilities.


There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Agboola, Wale, 1988-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2010. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1777, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Wale Agboola donated this collection on November 5th, 2010.

Processed By:

Zeara Alvarez processed this collection in December 2010.

Related Collections:

Visit the Tell Your MSU Story website for a list of all interviews completed as part of this project.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Agboola, Wale, 1988, interviewee.
Agboola, Wale, 1988--interviews.
Alvarez, Zeara, 1975, interviewer.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Oral History.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1777



Oral History Interview, Audiofile, 2010



Transcript, Biography File, and Photographs, 2010



Audio CD, 2010