Academic Validation: an Interview with Abigail Emmonette

We discussed how academic growth and validation has shaped abbi into the person she is today.

Recording – 09-15-2023 12:31:52
September 18, 2023 App Interview

A short interview between friends about one's experience as a dual credit student her senior year of high school and how it prepared her for college.

A Grand Slam into the Hall of Fame: A college athlete's journey from being an average player to an All-American athlete

Daniel Lewis (22) interviews his girlfriend's mother Beth Keller (56), maiden name known as "Finkey," of her experiences on the softball team at Shippensburg University between 1986 - 1989. During the interview, her journey from being an average, country female...

Recording – 11-26-2023 11:00:09

Ranya Shah(14) interviewed Meera Kansal(74) about life before and after her journey to America. We talk about academics, political involvement, adjusting to a new life and more.

Mom and I by Zaid Hussein

I asked my mom about her past in the Middle East, mainly childhood. She cherished her time with her family and her academic interests. She opens up and reveals to me how life was in times much simpler than now.

Life Story interview with Ben Zarzecki and the writer of his Life Story, Tommy Gibbons.

A writing contest was held for the 5th grade class at All Saints Academy in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Out of 15 students, Tommy won the contest and received $500 towards his elementary tuition by the contest sponsor, Heritage Life Story...

There's an "empowering women" vibe. Ask your question. Assert yourself.

Professor Kristina Niovi Jones and Nisreen Abo-Sido '18 discuss their passion for botany and science. They examine how Wellesley offers a unique environment for women in STEM.

Betty Savage shares family and childhood memories.
November 26, 2017 App Interview

In this interview, I interview my grandmother Betty Savage in Raleigh, North Carolina, on November 24, 2017. Betty reflects on her childhood, family, accomplishments, aspirations, hobbies, and lessons she's learned over the years. She discusses her grandmother, cousins, mother, father,...

Becoming a Teacher, by Stephen

I had interviewed Mr. ferrick. I had done it because I had thought that there would be many things I don’t know about him. He is a person I know. Although, he is a teacher with a lot of stories....

Xolani Yaaba and Laura Saenz

Xolani Yaaba (31) is interviwed by StoryCorps facilitator Laura Saenz (47) about his early childhood and experiences in the Chicago Public School system and how that influenced him in his work studying the school to prison pipeline.

“Wellesley prepared me to be fearless.”

Alexa Rice ’11 and her aunt Desiree Rogers ’81 reflect on how their Wellesley experience as women of color prepared them to be bold in every aspect of their life.

Naomi Fertman and Sarah De Los Santos Upton

Friends and colleagues Naomi Rose Fertman (40) and Dr. Sarah De Los Santos Upton (36) talk about navigating parenthood and their careers as educators at the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). They also talk about their community, women's...

Betty Cleland

During this interview we talked about Betty's life in terms of her marriage, children, and lessons learned. Betty was extremely interested in swimming, and academics.

The Italian Student

A california high school student (16) talks with a friend across the sea, an Italian student studying science and math in Sardinia.

Interview With Katelyn Hendricks

I, Gabrielle (16), ask Katie (16), who is my best friend, some questions about academics and social life. If mental health is often overlooked. How to balance academics and extracurriculars.

I think that students want to push themselves.

Professor Stanley Chang talks with his student, Xi Xi ’17, about his passion for mathematics and the innovative ways he gets students excited about math.

Interview With My Father

I asked my father hard-hitting questions that went into depth on life goals and aspirations. Moreover, we talked about goals my father has for me and grew a deeper connections within deep questions.

Interview with my mom

In this interview, I will be asking my mom about her past.