Interview of Kristin Rodgers and Judith Wiener by Linda Stone
Subjects (LCSH):Rodgers, Kristin -- Interviews
Wiener, Judith -- Interviews
Ohio State University -- History -- Sources
Subjects (Other):OSU relationship with Columbus community
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Publisher:Ohio State University Archives
Series/Report no.:Ohio State University. University Archives Oral History Program. Ohio State University Oral History Project
Kristin Rodgers and Judith Wiener of the Medical Heritage Center discuss the history of the center, and their roles in maintaining and growing its historic collections and making these collections accessible to the public. Both first discuss their backgrounds and what led them to work at the center. Judith Wiener, head curator, has been working at the MHC since 2001. Rodgers, collections curator, was first hired as a student assistant an undergraduate student at OSU, then she was hired in 2006 under a one-year contract to process a collection. Finally, she was hired as a full-time staff member in 2007. The pair also discuss mentors and mentees, special projects, such as the medical center’s 100th anniversary celebration, innovations that have been implemented during their tenures, and what they hope their legacies will be.
Interview conducted at The Ohio State University Archives, Columbus, Ohio.