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Re: Privacy concerns about access to student-conducted oral histories

If the professor obtained IRB approval prior to students' conducting the course-related interviews, there should be no privacy issue. I had a similar experience as the professor in whose course students conducted interviews; my IRB stipulated I must give the students an option to do the interview or some other assignment. Also, our archive does not include student grades on retained transcripts.