Marigold Linton, Director of American Indian Programs at ASU Polytechnic campus, came to ASU with her husband Bob Barnhill in 1986 and stayed for twelve years. During her twelve years Marigold worked sequentially as Director of Educational Services in the College of Education and then the Mathematics Department before moving to the ASU Polytechnic campus.
Marigold is an enrolled member of the Morongo Band of American Indians and grew up on the Morongo Reservation in southern California. She received her undergraduate degree from UC Riverside and a PhD in experimental psychology from UCLA. While at ASU and later at the University of Kansas she was engaged in creating, sponsoring, and directing a wide variety of programs aimed at helping Native American Indians be successful in their educational efforts. She was an active member of SACNAS (see Note 2 below)
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- SACNAS - Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science is an inclusive organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans, from college students to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.
Part 1 California Years 1. Brief Introduction @ 0:00:55 2. Growing Up on Morongo Reservation @ 0:01:35 3. College Education @ 0:02:30 4. Post PhD Jobs in California @ 0:07:59 Part 2 Utah Years 5. Moving to the University of Utah @ 0:13:33 6. Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching @ 0:15:13 7. Squash Courts @ 0:17:21 8. Meeting and Marring Bob Barnhill @ 0:19:47 Part 3 Early ASU Years 9. Selecting ASU @ 0:21:14 10. ASU 1986 @ 0:23:19 11. First Assignment in College of Education @ 0:25:22 Part 4 Working with American Indians 12. College of Education - Scholarships @ 0:30:11 13. Math Department – Arizona Tribal Council @ 0:38:18 14. ASU Polytechnic Campus – American Indian Programs @ 0:44:05 Part 5 ASU Reflections 15. Karen Brighton – ASU Polytechnic Campus @ 0:48:47 16. Important Successes @ 0:53:23 17. Chairs & Directors Leadership Academy @ 0:54:44 18. Career Challenges @ 0:58:02 19. Satisfaction at ASU @ 0:58:52 20. Advice to Young People @ 1:00:38 Part 6 Post ASU Years 21. Indian Programs at University of Kansas @ 1:01:16 22. SACNAS Activities (see note below) @ 1:04:17 23. Lifetime Awards @ 1:08:22 24. Wrapping Up – Art, Homes, ASURA @ 1:09:23
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Linton, Marigold. Interview. 13 Nov. 2012. ASURA Video History Project. © Arizona Board of Regents. https://hdl.handle.net/2286/R.I.54377