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This interview is one of a series conducted concerning the Marshall University Society of Yeager Scholars. Michael Wilkins was a, African-American Yeager Scholar at Marshall University. He discusses: his personal and educational history; his family; a favorite teacher in grade school; applying to college; his classes at Marshall; dorm life; how he decided to be an economics and English double- major; individuals who have influenced him (such as Colonel Joe Engel, Joe Hunnicutt, and Dr. William Denman); how he met Chuck Yeager; and other topics.
Interview is included in the Marshall University Oral History Collection. The index number is OH64-439.
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Marshall University Special Collections, OH64-439, Huntington, WV.