Donald Loppnow Oral History Interview, 2017


Donald Loppnow Oral History Interview, 2017



Donald Loppnow served Eastern Michigan University in several capacities over a total of 40 years. He was the department head of the School of Social Work, the assistant to the president for strategic planning, associate vice president for extended programs, provost, vice president and executive director of the EMU Foundation. In this informal interview, Loppnow discusses his relationship with Bruce Nelson, former Vice President for Instruction at EMU, and longtime supporter of a wide variety of University-related causes. Loppnow talks of his first meetings with Nelson, as well as his constant interest in the Ypsilanti community and the welfare of EMU students.

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Bruce Nelson Faculty Development Center, Bruce Nelson, Donald Loppnow

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Donald Loppnow Oral History Interview, 2017