Growing up the daughter of an immigrant

I talked with my mom about her different experiences growing up first generation in America as the daughter of two Irish immigrants.

A heartwarming interview with my Vovo

I interviewed my grandmother from my mother’s side. I asked her some questions about her life, why she immigrated to the United States in 1988, and what she was thankful for Thanksgiving.

AP Language Thanksgiving Interview: Mother 2018

I interviewed my mom, who like my dad, was an immigrant to America from Nigeria. She talks about the experience of being an immigrant and also living in America for a long time. Despite the label of “immigrant”, you’d also...

Immigration with Hanna Sihvonen

An interview with my mother about her experience immigrating to the United States from Finland

A Friend from Turkey part 2

Kaan felt that there was a language barrier in the beginning but Kaan felt that adjustment in the US was very easy in general and felt that the diverse culture of the US made it easy for immigrants to intergrate.

A Friend from Turkey part 1

Kaan grew up in Turkey and moved to the US to continue his studies of economics. He enjoys the diversity of the US and his life here.