Centennial Conversations: To Dream on Your Behalf author and historian Leah Halper is interviewed about Gavilan College’s first hundred years of history.

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  • Part 2 Features more of the early years of the college in Hollister, up to just before the U.S. entering World War II.
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  • Part 3 Features the college and its development during and immediately following World War II .

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  • Part 4 The establishment of Gavilan College–previously San Benito College–and the political, academic, and social climates of the college in the 1950s and early 1960s.
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  • Part 5 The move to the Hollister Airport signals a shift and an expanded vision for the college the was the product of leadership, political maneuvering, and elbow grease.
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  • Part 7 The 1980s and 1990s represent another time of great change at Gavilan due to meager budgets and the introduction of shared governance.
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  • Part 8 Leah Halper reflects on the many elements that went into the creation of her history of the college and discusses some of the methodologies that .
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