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Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Asamoa, Emmanuel, 1988-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2010.
MSU Archives Collection 1778

Asamoa, Emmanuel, 1988-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2010. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1778. 2 folders and 1 audiofile.


The Emmanuel Asamoa collection consists of an audio recording, biographical form, and interview outline of an oral history interview conducted between Asamoa and Zeara Alvarez in November 2010. Asamoa has been attending Minnesota State University, Mankato since 2007. In this interview, Asamoa talks about his experiences as a student athlete, his involvement in the extracurricular activities and his first experiences coming to Minnesota State University, Mankato.

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:

Emmanuel Asamoa was born and raised in Ghana, East Africa. He came to the United States when he was eleven, and he attended and graduated high school in St. Paul, Minnesota. He has been on the Dean's list and participated in organizations such as the African Student Association (ASA), research teams for his major, Biochemistry, and he also volunteers at the local YMCA as a mentor. He also has held different jobs while in school. His career plans after graduating with his Bachelor's in Biochemistry and to continue on to graduate school.


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:

Asamoa, Emmanuel, 1988-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 2010. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1778, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.


Emmanuel Asamoa donated this collection on November 14th, 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:

Asamoa, Emmanuel, 1988, interviewee.
Asamoa, Emmanuel, 1988--Interviews.
Alvarez, Zeara, 1975, interviewer.
Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Oral History.
College athletes.
Track and Field.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 1778



Oral History Interview, Audiofile, 2010



Transcript, Biography File, and Photographs, 2010



Audio CD, 2010