Janet talks with her Dad about his childhood and education in China

My father and I discuss his childhood in China- including his academic achievement, life after the devastating Tangshan earthquake of 1976, and his participation in the Tiananmen Square protests.

Cynthia’s interview

This is Cynthia’s story. Cynthia came to America in 2013 when she was only 7 and in this interview, she talks a little bit about what immigration what immigration was like for her.

Amy Wen talks about early childhood education in the US and in China

Amy was raised in a mountain community of southern China surrounded by nature. Her introduction to Waldorf philosophy was in 2006 while attending college. Her passion and strong desire to work with children in education led her to a job...

Addy and Cheng

All about Cheng’s life and experience in his life so far.

"Returning and Relearning in Bejing, China." an interview with Qingyun Duan

When Quinyan Duan was a student in China, he found his way into hydropower engineering. He wanted to pursue a graduate degree but couldn’t find the right professor to guide him. He took the difficult step of applying in the...

Progress and Paradox

I interviewed my neighbor (age 64) who shared some of his experiences about his life including time in the Peace Corps.

From Hurt To Healed

“After every air raid we would have to count heads to make sure everyone was okay”. On January 1, 2019, 14 year-old Taylor Huie interviewed her grandmother, Sylvia Huie, about her experience escaping the Japanese-Chinese War in the 1930s when...

Assignment 2

Interviewed my dad about the connections his business has with the Chinese and how they got that close relationship.

Emma Bao and her father, Yingbin Bao, talk about their childhood.

Emma Bao (13) interviews her father, Yingbin (46) in Greenville, SC. At first they talk about immigration and what it was like to be new to such a huge country. Then, they talk about school and how it was one...

Sophia and Kelley Nelson

In this Video, I talk with my mother Kelley Nelson about her perspective on Adopting me from China almost 14 years ago. I ask her questions about motherhood along with if she has ever received negative reactions to adopting rather...

Interview with the Father
November 27, 2018 App Interview

Describes the early good of my fathers life and how it describes the person he is today.

You couldn’t be successful and worrying about where you were going to sleep, what you were going to eat.

E: What’s your name? Chen Eileen. X: Fu Xinghua. E: How old are you? I’m 16. X: 50… no, 55. E: What’s today’s date? The 25th. X: November 25. E: 2018. X: Yeah, 2018. E: Who are you currently married...

Kang Xue, my father, talks about his farming experience in Southwest China and his Thanksgiving experiences in America.

My father shares his experiences in farming in China, celebrating Thanksgiving and gardening in America. He compares the farms in China with the farms in America.

Anne talks with her mom about her mother’s childhood in China, academic competition, and finding her sense of self.
November 26, 2018 App Interview

What started as an interview about my mother’s childhood stemmed into a conversation about China’s competitive/robotic education system and how that ultimately caused my mom to lose a little bit of her sense of self growing up. However, my mom...

Food is Life

My grandma and I talk about her life all while she laughs at and simultaneously eats noodles