language: English

June 21, 2018
Take The Yoga Way For Enhanced Academic Ability

Dwindling hopes and spirits is a common facet amongst students dealing with academic stress and pressure. Nevertheless, what students fail to comprehend is how they can take charge of their physical and mental wellbeing by practising certain measures, which aim...

June 18, 2018
A moneylender tells the story of finding God at work in his life & career

John grew up in a family of educators. While he considered becoming a pastor, he concluded, "I could find my faith calling in other ways." He first followed in his parents' path of education, wanting to become a school superintendent,...

June 17, 2018
Tacony Oral History: Georgeanne Huff

Georgeanne is a pillar of community in Tacony and her family while raising the 5th generation of Italian American Tacony residents. Georgeanne shares neighborhood and family stories.

Nancy Edelman- Storycorps Interview 6-15-2018

State you name, occupation and where you live. What is your culture, ethicity & heritage? Tell me about your family, let me in on what family means to you. How important are these people in your life? I am trying...

June 14, 2018
Three Generations of Dreamers, Pt 2: Chasing Dreams with Aimee J, Salin Geevarghese, and his son Sanjay

This is Part 2 of the Three Generations of Dreamers conversation with Aimee J, Salin Geevarghese, and his son Sanjay. The most poignant moment is at the end when Sanjay speaks about the impact of his grandfather's Alzheimer's on himself.

June 14, 2018
Three Generations of Dreamers, Pt 1: Chasing Dreams with Aimee J, Salin Geevarghese, and his son Sanjay

A conversation with Aimee J, Salin Geevarghese and his son Sanjay about dreams, leadership, character, influences, heroes, Alzheimer's, struggle, parents, and President Obama

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Tacony Oral History: Georgeanne Huff

This interview is private.

June 14, 2018
Joyce Rappaport Interview: June 2018 with Rich Rodgers

Joyce is my mother-in-law, but she is much more than that to me. She is a very loving person who looks for the good in people, the positive side of everyone. She accepts people for who they are. I felt...

June 14, 2018
Tacony Oral History: Troy

Part owner of Sawtown Tavern, Troy Everwine, speaks candidly about the arts, vegan diets, Ida Dunnum, the LGBTQ community and the progression of the Tacony community in Philadelphia. We talk about Troy's performances on stage in Center City, the proudest...

June 13, 2018
Tacony Oral History: Cyril Van Landingham

Originally from Connecticut Cyril moved to Philadelphia to live with his Grandparents after the loss of both of his parents. Cyril and I talk about his day job working in the school system, how he went to Fisk University and...