Thursday March 7, 2019
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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Professor Young talks about the influence N.M. had on Hilton—less the entrepreneurial Conrad but more the cultural education and how it shaped his business attitude and philanthropic endeavors.
Mark Young (Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin) is an archivist, historian, and Professor of Practice at the University of Houston. Professor Young has more than 15 years of experience as an archivist and historian, including positions at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library and the Dolph Briscoe Center at The University of Texas at Austin. He taught history at McKendree University and served as the college archivist. In 2008 he joined the University of Houston’s Hilton College faculty as archivist and historian.
Professor Young will talk about the influence New Mexico had on Conrad Hilton – less the entrepreneurial Conrad but more the cultural education of Conrad Hilton and how it shaped his business attitude and philanthropic endeavors.