Photo of Ronald Choy 2015
Courtesy of Margaretta K. Mitchell
Ronald Choy: An Oral History
Conducted by Lisa Rubens in 2004, Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of
California, Berkeley, 2015.
Ronald Choy was the first Assistant Director of the Center for the Teaching and Study of
American Cultures, appointed in 1990 and was instrumental in the development of that program.
He retired from UC Berkeley in 2004.
See University History for additional University of California oral histories.
Watch first AC Center Assistant Director Ron Choy and former AC Center Research Director Troy Duster (Chancellor’s Professor of Sociology, UC Berkeley) host a TED-style Talk and discuss the historical beginnings of the American Cultures Center and the context in which it was founded.