organizations: University of Michigan

May 2, 2017
Interview with Fiona Lee

In this interview conducted in May 2017 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Alex Pollak (13) interviews Fiona Lee (50) about her expierences throughout her life. She talks about some important people in her life, and what it was like growing up...

March 13, 2017
Christmas on Florida Street and other stories.

My husband, John Rush, and I talk about my growing up in a Polish American family near Detroit in the 1950s and 1960s.

November 28, 2016
The trip to Canada VK

The story of how my dad moved to Canada.

November 28, 2016
The trip to Canada VK

The story of how my dad moved to Canada.

November 27, 2016
Grandmother’s Journey from Boston to California

My grandma was born in Boston, and she later moved to New Hampshire. She attended University of Michigan when her now husband Ian was fighting in the Gulf War. She remembers all of the political turmoil that was happening when...

November 27, 2016
Grandpa’s Story

We talked about Grandpa's childhood and how it was affected by his mother's illness. I also learned about his work life, education, and his marriage to my grandma. I learned a lot about his life and it was very interesting.

November 27, 2016
Grandpa’s Story

We talked about Grandpa's childhood and how it was affected by his mother's illness. I also learned about his work life, education, and his marriage to my grandma. I learned a lot about his life and it was very interesting.

September 9, 2016
How my sister taught me that everything will be okay

How my sister survives a genetic disorder and nursing school while being the most optimistic person I know.

February 16, 2016
The Old Man’s Religious Journey From Believer to Atheist

My dad went from daily mass and entry into a monestary to agnosticism and finally atheism. Here he tells the story of this transformation and how it impacted his life.

January 31, 2016
Story of cancer survival and the lessons taken away

We talked about Kristy's experience going through and surviving cancer, physically and mentally.