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Billie Jo Schweitzer and Ed Schweitzer, Wolf Tales recording: Alumni Association "State's Mates" Reception, 13 February 2016

Park Alumni Center, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)

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Title:
Billie Jo Schweitzer and Ed Schweitzer, Wolf Tales recording: Alumni Association "State's Mates" Reception, 13 February 2016
Topics:
University History
Subjects:
Universities and colleges
Interviews
Alumni and alumnae
Item identifier:
mc00581-wt-schweitzer-20160213
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Description:
This recording was conducted in the Park Alumni Center in Raleigh, North Carolina, at the State's Mates Reception hosted by the NCSU Alumni Association. The event was organized to celebrate couples who met at North Carolina State University. In the recording, Billie Jo Schweitzer and Ed Schweitzer (‘72 and ‘74) discuss: Ed being an alumnus of the College of Design’s Landscape Architecture program; meeting over a jukebox at a fraternity party in 1970; marrying in 1972; remaining closely involved in NC State athletics as alumni; remembering notable figures in NC State athletics from their time as students, including David Thompson and Coach Lou Holtz; David Thompson’s slam dunk at the end of a game against UNC Charlotte; other memorable moments of athletes over the years including Johnny Evans, Philip Rivers, Russell Wilson, and Mike Glennon; being present at the NC State vs. Wake Forest basketball game when Mr. and Mrs. Wuf were married by the Demon Deacon; also being present and Mr. and Mrs. Wuf’s vow renewals at subsequent games; and having two children who are now alumni of NC State.
Genre:
Oral histories (Document genres)
Interviews
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Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
Wolf Tales
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