Identity & Meaning

A human talking about why they were placed here today

Getting out of the hood, and moving on to better things.

In this interview Halei speaks with her Stepdad, Ozias Embry. In the interview Ozias go over what is like living in Flint, 0:29. Soon after he speaks on the adults in his life. After 4:40, he speaks on how certain...

Story Corps Great Thanksgiving

I am Brandon Ito at South high doing the Story corps Great Thanksgiving

Interviewing Pio Hernández

I asked my father about his childhood, growing up with his parents in a small farm and a small town, then making his way to the US where he would start a new chapter in his life.

All about jman

What are Jordan’s greatest accomplishments. Click to find out! (Gone wrong)

Interviewing my mom

We talked about her past. She told me about her family and what she enjoyed as a child.

Rosemary van der Net interviews her cousin Olivia Ford about growing up in a divorced household.

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Brielle, New Jersey, Rosemary van der Net (14) interviews her older cousin Olivia (23). Olivia shares her struggles of growing up in a divorced household and her education. She also shares about...

War Can’t Destruct Love

“My childhood was actually great!” In November of 2018, ninth grade student, Olivia Foxman interviewed her grandmother, Shelly Foxman. Olivia learns about Shelly’s admirable  childhood post World War ll. Shelly’s story starts in 1951 in Chicago, but her family’s story originates...

A well rounded idea of my father Sean Sullivan

In this interview, conducted in December 2019 in Brentwood, California, Madison Sullivan (16) interviews her father Sean Sullivan (53) about his life and memorable aspects of it. He shared stories of growing up in Sherman Oaks and school. Also, his...

APUSH Interview

The summary of this interview is the life in the U.S. as a newly immigrant and the story of George’s experience in the U.S. and what influenced the move here.

Mike Younis and Eneida Laffont talk about Ms. Laffont’s life and about leaving Cuba to the United States.

In this interview, conducted on November 23, 2017, in New Orleans, Louisiana, Mike Younis(18) interviews his grandmother, Eneida Laffont (93), about her life, including her childhood, her work life and marriage, and her experience leaving Cuba due to communism. She...

“Being able to take care of my Mom and my little brother” and “Never giving up”

In Queens, New York on Sunday November, 26th 2017, Rafay Khan interviews his older sister, Arhum Khan, about her experiences and traits about her identity. Beginning with an adversity she had faced in her youth to how that developed her...

Grandpa’s rise to riches through his business, sports, and family!

In this interview, I interviewed my grandfather. In this interview I asked questions about my mother, his business, his life, myself, and his mentors. We had a nice interview with follow up questions and great conversations getting out great info...

Interview Inglés

This interview was about some questions of Melanie’s life.

“I think that this, this is my home”

Within this interview, conducted January 2018 in Boulder Creek, California, Samuel English (17) discusses life and the effects of immigrating to the United States as an independent German citizen with his mother, Andrea Rosa English (49). Mrs. English recollects some...