Final Project: Oral History of the Challenger Explosion; with Tom Herbert

Recorded June 13, 2019 Archived June 13, 2019 18:12 minutes
Id: APP646000


Today I, Lucas Kirby, interviewed Tom Herbert, a department head from the school that Christa McAuliffe taught at. We talked about the days leading up to the lift off, the morning of, and the days follow the explosion. We also talked about how the school and community handled this tragic event. He commeneted on one student was killed within their school only six weeks before the Challeneger lift off. We talked of the amount of lives this explosion touched and changed. He also commeneted how painful it was, and how ruthless the press was.


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