Life at 100: A Look Back

A brief reflection and story telling from my grandfather less than a week after his 100th birthday.

Trip to LA

My sister recaps her favorite memories from visiting Los Angelos this weekend

Interview with Justin

Mom, Julie Goldstein, interviews her soon-to-be famous son, Justin, about his life.

Weaver Bros

Discussing with my parents a variety of topics including war veterans on both my mother’s and my father’s sides. Starting with my mother talking about her childhood, her father’s career as a forester, and our ancestry. Read from records my...

Family Interview

A brief introduction about the person being interviewed. Their opinion on politics and other things going on in the government such as Donald Trump and gun control. Talks about democracy and the republic system.

Sandy & Herb Holmes in LA on September 2nd 2018 @ StoryCorps

The world at large and our next steps on our new journey . We are leaving LA and going to Colorado, how two old dudes get to deal with such a profound undertaking.

Mom’s Interview

I interviewed Mom about her college and early professional years.

The career reflections of a centenarian

My 100-year-old grandfather’s reflections on his education and career in chemical engineering—before and after WWII.

Waldorf School of New Orleans Librarian Lesley Rubenstein

Lesley has been a Waldorf classroom teacher, but her most notable accomplishment at WSNO is our beloved library, which she built from nothing. Find out how she did it.

Amariah Thurston with her mother Leslie Thurston discuss Hurricane Katrina.
November 29, 2018 App Interview

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 in Vestavia Hills, Alabama, Amariah Thurston (16) interviews her mother and friend Leslie Thurston (47) about her experience of watching Hurricane Katrina unfold. She reflects particularly on the government response to the disaster...

Family History

My grandmother and I talk about how she met my grandfather, how her parents came to the U.S., and how she got her nickname.

Artie Ripp's Childhood and his Place in the Music Industry

“It was very loud, greasy, noisy, and something you wanted to get away from” (0:17-0:27). On January 2nd, 2019 in Valley Village, California, Ari (15) and her grandfather, Artie Ripp, sat down to discuss his circumstances growing up and his...

My Papa Jack

My papa Jack says he is very boring, but to me, I always love learning about about him. He told me about my mom, how he loved school and his jobs.

Jesuit public speaking interview fall 2017 Chris Morel

I, Chris Morel, (17) interview with my mother, Amy Morel, (51) about her life. She also talks about her childhood and being raised by a single mother for much of that time. She goes into her relationship with my father,...

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

My 66 year old grandmother and 70 year old great aunt talking about the race relations in their childhood.

Jill Contento, 1st Grade Teacher & Lower Grades Chair

A veteran teacher discovers Waldorf education: “ My best advice for my students would be to keep your imagination open to learning new things so that you can always be an enthusiastic learner.”

Oh, the places we’ve seen!

Sharon Wakamoto, an OC resident for almost 60 years, but born in Los Angeles spent a few years as a young child, during WW2 in the Japanese internment camp or War Relocation Center as it was called, at Gila Bend,...