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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Berge, Diane A., 1952-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1993-2017

Page address: http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/fa/smhc/smhc264.html

Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Berge, Diane A., 1952-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1993-2017.
SMHC Manuscript Collection 264



Berge, Diane A., 1952-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1993-2017. SMHC Manuscript Collection 264. 2 folders.

Abstract:

The Diane A. Berge collection consists of an oral history interview conducted between Berge and Anne Stenzel in June 2017. In this interview, Berge talks about her career, friends, and experiences as a student and Admissions Office staff member at Minnesota State University Mankato. Also included in this collection is a resume, photographs of Berge, and a newspaper clipping.

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:

Diane Adele Berge was born September 30, 1952 in Starbuck, Minnesota. She graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 1974 with a bachelor’s degree in teaching, from Mankato State University in 1978 with a master’s degree from the Counseling and Student Personnel Department, and from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities with a doctoral degree in Educational Policy and Administration.

Berge began working at Mankato State University as a graduate assistant in 1976 in the Vice President for Student Affairs Office. After she graduated with her master’s degree she was hired as Assistant Director/Community Relations and continued to work at Minnesota State University Mankato in various Admissions positions until her retirement in 2015. During this time she also had the opportunity to teach educational leadership courses and counseling and student personnel seminars.

Restrictions:

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:

Berge, Diane A., 1952-. Oral History Interview and Collection, 1993-2017. SMHC Manuscript Collection 264, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Diane A. Berge donated this collection in June 14, 2017.

Processed By:

Mee Xiong processed this collection September 2017.

Related Collections:

Visit the Tell Your MSU Story website for a list of all interviews completed as part of this project. http://lib.mnsu.edu/archives/oralh/msustory.html.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Berge, Diane A., 1952-, interviewee.
Berge, Diane A., 1952--Interviews.
Stenzel, Anne, interviewer.
College administrators.
College admission officers.
Mankato State College
Mankato State University.
Oral history.
University and colleges--Admission.

SMHC Manuscript Collection 264

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Folder

Oral History Interview, Audio CD, 2017

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2

Oral History Interview, Biographical information, 2017

1

1

Oral History Interview, Photographs, 2017 and undated

1

1

Newspaper clipping, 1993

1

1

Resume, 2015

1

1