Dr. Julian Pleasants
Date of Interview
NSU History, NSU Board of Directors, NSU innovative programs, finances, diversity, NSU Law School, Winstead, Formans, airfield, Rosenthal, Mailman, Mickey Segal, Leo Goodwin, Ray Pepinsky, James Farquhar, Mary McCahill, Broward County, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Gordon Sweet, New York Institute of Technology, Dr. Alex Schure, Behavioral Science Center, Louis Parker, William Richardson, Oceanography, R/V Gulfstream, Educational Leadership Program, clusters, Doctorate of Public Administration, Doctorate in Business Administration, Panama, Tinsley Ellis, Shirley Chisholm, Dental School, Shepard Broad, Shepard Broad Law Center, Ray Ferrero, William Horvitz, Mailman Family Center Building, Clinical Psychology, Jack LaBonte, Oral School, Theresa Castro, the Royal Dames, Della-Donna, Terry Russell, the Goodwin Uni-trust, Geico, Dr. Joel Warren, Bio-feedback lab, Gold Circle, Gold Key, Ovid Lewis, executive committee, Dr. Steve Goldstein, Maxwell Maltz, Anna Maltz, David Barone, Josephine Leiser, Dan Marino, Miami Dolphins, Dr. Stephen Feldman, Health Professions Division, Osteopathic Medicine, institute for Retired People, Paul Rogers, Dave Aucamp
This series of interviews was conducted by Dr. Julian Pleasants during the period of 2009-2012 for research in compiling the 50th Anniversary book, The Making of Nova Southeastern University: A Tradition of Innovation, 1964-2014. To read more about the completed book, click here.
Nova Southeastern University - NSU Archives
NSU Archives, Row B, 5, 6.
Length of Audio/Video
Disc 1: Part 1, 62 minutes; Part 2, 61 minutes; Part 3, 57 minutes; Part 4, 42 minutes. Disc 2: Part 1, 61 minutes; Part 2, 60 minutes; Part 3, 50 minutes.
June 9, 2009: 1.87 GB. June 11, 2009: 2.07 GB.
Number of Copies
1st disc: 10 DVD copies, 1 DVD Time Coded copy, 4 part .WAV file discs. 2nd disc: 10 DVD copies, 1 DVD Time Coded copy, 3 part .WAV file discs.
These oral histories express the personal views, memories, and opinions of the interviewee. They do not represent the policy, views, or official history of Nova Southeastern University.
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce these oral histories must be obtained in writing from the Nova Southeastern University Archives. No use (beyond limited quotation) should be made of the transcripts of these interviews without authorization.
Fischler, Abraham S., "Interview with President Abraham S. Fischler - President" (2009). Oral Histories of Nova Southeastern University. 27.