Remembering NC State Chancellors

Norris Tolson remembers former NC State Chancellor John Caldwell.

Interview on 2011-05-12

Transcript

00:00:00.000 I happened to be at NC State during the wonderful era of John Caldwell when he was chancellor.
00:00:05.373 Chancellor Caldwell, I got to know him very, very well because I was in student politics
00:00:10.581 and spent a lot of time with him.
00:00:12.333 I admired the man, he had fantastic values. I thought [he] was one of the smartest men I'd ever met, probably was.
00:00:20.460 But I also had the pleasure of knowing a former chancellor, Chancellor Carey Bostian.
00:00:25.079 Wonderful guy. Dr. Bostian kind of also took me under his wing a little bit and helped me,
00:00:31.898 and there are others. I'm sure I'm missing some,
00:00:34.923 but those are the people that really stick in my mind as people that really reached out and helped a young farm kid who was pretty green,
00:00:43.726 pretty green around the ears. He didn't know much.