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Theodore Walwik

Dr. Theodore Walwik was hired in 1971 in the Speech and Theater Department. During his career that department witnessed significant expansion and morphed into the Communication Department.

Some of Walwik’s accomplishments include serving as the executive director of Slippery Rock Development, the Dean of Extended Services and the Director of Planning. He was an early proponent of technology on campus and helped create the Center for Learning Technology.

His recollections include sporting events, the beginnings of APSCUF on campus, various university presidents and the hiring and wage freezes of the 1970s.

The Interview
October 16, 2008

Walwik'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