Rishita Tikkala and her mother Anjani Jammula talk about childhood and life in India.

On December 6, 2018, Rishita and her mother discuss life in another country, and the effects of growing up there. Anjani discusses how life has affected her and her hopes for the future. We talk about how things are so...

80 years apart

I spoke to my great grandmother about her memories. She is 94 years old. She suffered a major stroke last year. Her memory comes and goes. My mom speaks some in the interview to help her understand the questions.

“I’m very proud. America is a great land of opportunities…Anyone who works hard, has dreams will succeed definitely.”

I talked with my dad about some of the things that sometimes I don't really ask about. I wanted to know more about his childhood in India and what it was like immigrating here. I also really wanted to know...

Andrew and his Nana talk about her childhood.

Andrew Erion interviews his nana to participate in the Great Thanksgiving Listen. They talk about JFK's assassination, growing up in the past, the rewards of hard work, and Grandpa's letter writing with his 4 girlfriends. But in the end, humans...

Isabella interviews her mom about growing up in Taiwan, moving to the U.S. at age 14, and more.

When she was 14, Isabella’s mom, Laura, moved here with her family and started high school in Iowa — and she didn’t know any English. In this interview, Laura tells Isabella about growing up in Taiwan, moving to Iowa, and...

Julianna asks her grandmother about life in Argentina

Julianna Mitch (13) interviews her grandmother, Frances Maisano (76) about her life in Argentina versus the United States. She talks about her experiences in school, as well as the journey from Italy to Argentina. Frances also talks about her first...

Rohit Rajagopalan-Interview with my dad

Interview with my dad. Recounts life in India and how he has changed

Mother and daughter discuss important pieces of advice

Daughter (Morgan) and Mother (Amanda) talk about some good advice to take. Amanda tells Morgan about regrets she has, things she's proud of, etc. Morgan gets to learn more about her mom and connect with her.

CTC Student Interviews Mom About Her Life And Loved Ones

I interview my mother about her childhood, family, and other thoughts. She talked about tings such as my dad, her parents, and me. She also talked about her memories. She lets me know how proud she is of my family...

A Spanish teacher from Missouri remembers the 50’s and 60’s

My interview summary: I interview my grandma about living in the 50's and 60's. She talks about her childhood, and what it was like in high school during a time of racial tension. She talks about taking a group of...

Bobby Jackson speaks on how his family impacted his school years and his fondest memories of his youth.

In this interview, Bobby discusses how his family was always around him in school. He also speaks on his favorite, most memorable nicknames. He takes us a through a play by play of his favorite days and even gives us...

Ski and Ryan talk about Ski’s career.

Ski G. remembers his experience of working for a company for 30 years. He describes his achievements, the benefits of the job, and much more. Also he tells us about a few funny memories from working for a well known...

Owen talks to his grandma about the childhoods of her generation, her children’s generation, and her grandchildren’s generation.
December 6, 2018 App Interview

In this interview, Owen talks to his grandma, Nancy Ray, born in 1942, about what her childhood was like without technology. Then she talks about what it was like for her to experience the introduction of modern technology into her...

Patsy and Mary Grace reflect on Patsy’s life, from the sports she played in high school to what she wishes she would have done.

Patsy, or Grammy Pat as Mary Grace calls her, is Mary Grace's grandmother. She's lived with Mary Grace's family for the past 18 years, helping around the house and to raise the children. In the interview, Patsy talks about her...

Samuel and Haihu Qin Immigration, Childhood, and Major Events

We talked about childhood events, the immigration process, and some regrets and accomplishments. Overall, we focused on part experiences. Haihu talked about what he liked to do as a kid. We then moved a few years later, when he was...

Brady Clayton interviews his grandma

In this interview (Nov. 29 2017) Brady Clayton interviews his grandma about her life. She shares some of her early life, favorite memories, when she came to the United States from China, and more.

Sydney’s Memories

Since I visited friends instead of family this Thanksgiving, I decided to interview my 15-year-old sister, Sydney, at our house. Before I got into the main questions, I had her tell the listners a little bit about herself. Then, I...

Naja and her grandmother, Beverly Davis, talk about her experience immigrating to this country, their family, and her childhood.

In this interview, conducted on December 5, 2018 Beverly Davis shares, with her granddaughter Naja, some experiences of overcoming challenges when she first came to this country when she was 27. For example, she describes how it was a lot...

Ford Talks to a Long Time Family Friend About his Life

In this interview, Ford Love talks to Marcus Cornelius about everything! Listen in to hear about topics ranging from funny family jokes, to advice for future generations.

Kristen Cooper and her student Woods Windham reflect on her early life and family in South Carolina.

In this interview in Greenville, South Carolina, Woods Windham sits down with Kristen Cooper. Ms. Cooper speaks of her early life and how her family has shaped her. She also talks about her legacy and her decision to become a...

Arjun interviews his dad, Anand Gramopadhye, and Anand talks about his journey through life

In this interesting interview, Anand talks about a multitude of subjects. The topics include childhood in India and how he lead an active and fun youth life. This leads to influential figures in his life which have really shaped him....

Jillian Witbeck talks to her grandmother, Marsha, about her life as a military kid, a mother, and meeting her husband.

Jillian Witbeck (13) talks to her grandmother Marsha Witbeck (70) about her life. Marsha shares how it was different to be a military kid and what her life was like. She discusses meeting the most important person in her life,...

Eleanor talks with her grandmother, Andrea, about growing up and living in other places.

Eleanor listens to her grandmother talk about where she grew up, and where she would most like to go back to. Andrea talks about the people around her, and especially about living in Spain. She discusses her father's work and...

Nyah Joudeh and Crystal Jarrouge talk about Crystal’s childhood, family, and thoughts on legacy.

In this interview, conducted on November 26, in Greenville, South Carolina, Nyah Joudeh interviews her second cousin, Crystal Jarrouge, about her memories, beliefs, and thoughts. Nyah prompts Crystal to talk about her childhood including her favorite memory and those who...