Oral History With Richard Martinez

In the interview, we talked about success, languange, culture, and love.

Abbey Brennan & Giovanna Domene

I interviewed Giovanna Domene, an international student who came to Taylor from Brazil.

Joshua Gordon StoryCorps Interview

My roommate Matthew and I discuss communication and culture in his life

Sean Park Interview

Sihee Park and her son Sean Park bond and talk about her past. Sihee Park Comes to the U.S. with her husband expecting nothing. Many hardships were thrown in their way such as language and culture but still made it...

My mother, Claudia Hortua, shares stories from her upbringing.

I interview my mother about her childhood in Colombia, coming to America, adopting a new culture, and the many lessons life has taught her. She shares experiences and people that have shaped her into the strong woman she is today.

Embracing my roots

Growing up I wanted nothing to do with my native language or culture. Soon I realized that my culture allows me to do what I most love… teaching Spanish.

Raising Bilingual Kids and their childhood songs

We are not Hispanic, but made teaching our kids Spanish a priority. Being bilingual opens up a part of the world my kids wouldn’t have access to without the second language. They sing songs in Spanish that we used to...