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Robert Berner

Dr. Bob Berner came to work in Slippery Rock’s Department of Special Education in 1971 and taught for thirty-three years. He worked under six college presidents and witnessed tremendous building growth on campus. Berner talks about the Over the Hill Basketball group he participated in for many years, Bob Macoskey’s Alternative Futures course and the Human Inquiry Program at SRU.

He recalls notable campus visitors such as Dustin Hoffman, George Carlin and Harry Belefonte. Berner was an engaging instructor and an active presenter and workshop facilitator.


The Interview
December 4, 2009

Berner's interview is available in three formats.  
Click below to watch, listen to, or read his story.
To read the transcript you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download it for free here.


For additional
information contact:

Slippery Rock
University Archives

Bailey Library

Slippery Rock University
of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock, PA

(724) 738-2658