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Roskens, Ronald William, 1932-

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Ronald W. Roskens (born in 1932) served at Kent State University (1959-1972), progressing through the ranks of Associate Professor of Special Education, Vice President for Administration, and finally Executive Vice President and Professor of Educational Administration. He served as Professor of Educational Administration and later Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha (1972-1977), and then President of the University of Nebraska System (1977-1989). After leaving the university, he served as Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development (1990-1992), President of Action International (1992-1995), and President of Global Connections, Inc. (beginning in 1996).

A native of Spencer, IA, Ronald Roskens received B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Northern Iowa and a Ph.D. (1958) from the University of Iowa.

For more information, see Ferguson Cavanaugh, Joanne. (2005). "Dr. Ronald W. Roskens." Early Omaha: Gateway to the West. Retrieved from http://digital.omahapubliclibrary.org/earlyomaha/library/ronald_roskens.html

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Reflections in Time: Interview with Ronald Roskens, 1985

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Identifier: UNO-0021-rfit-ronald-roskens
Scope and Contents On December 8, 1985, Ronald Roskens was interviewed by Paul Borge for Reflections in Time. Professor Roskens was Chancellor (1972-1977) of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and President (1977-1990) of the University of Nebraska System. A native of Spencer, IA, Ronald Roskens received B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Northern Iowa and a Ph.D. (1958) from the University of Iowa. Roskens came to UNO from Kent (OH) State University where he served as Professor (1959-1972) of...
Dates: 1985

"Rm-Rz" 1999 personal correspondence

 File — Box: 11: Personal Papers
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Chuck Hagel's personal correspondence from 1997-2015. Arranged chronologically in 22 boxes (boxes 5-27). Bulk of the material is from his time in the U.S. Senate (1997-2009).
Dates: 1997 - 2008

"Rm-Rz" 2004 personal correspondence

 File — Box: 18: Personal Papers
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Chuck Hagel's personal correspondence from 1997-2015. Arranged chronologically in 22 boxes (boxes 5-27). Bulk of the material is from his time in the U.S. Senate (1997-2009).
Dates: 1997 - 2008