A whole new world

The U.S is a place were you can have a lot of opportunities. The best way to get this opportunities is by working hard everyday.

First Generation

We talked about being a first generation student at Austin Community College

Ba’s Story

My father talks of his story—childhood to present.

Journalism Assignment

Zainab Ahmed speaks about her experiences in college so far and some of her struggles throughout college. She also speaks about why she’s doing what she’s doing and how she plans to carry out her future.

Jose Rodriguez.

In this interview, we talked about Jose’s experience meeting his wife, Leticia, and coming into the United States; with a glimpse of his Childhood.

Lee’s story

The story of Lee’s family and how she got to America.

My mom, a first generation college student

Heidi Hartmann explains what it was like to be a First-Generation college student at Swarthmore College in the 1960s.

Forum story corps

My mom and I talk about her experiences growing up and coming to the US

Romario Rayo

The story of my older brother Romario Rayo. He is a 21 year old college student

Ceci

Speaking with my older sister about our family history, her experiences and regrets.

“It was my destiny…”
October 18, 2018 App Interview

On October 14 2018, Talal Younis, a first generation immigrant, was interviewed by high school student, Saif Younis. Talal immigrated to the United States in 1968, all on his on, seeking for a better education. His story is told in...

Winnie Kibe and Amya Oliver talk about Winnie’s life as a first-generation immigrant and college student.
November 27, 2018 App Interview

In this interview conducted on November 26th, 2018, Amya (21) interviews her friend Winnie (21) about her experiences as a first-generation immigrant and college student. Winnie shares what it was like to grow up experiencing two different cultures simultaneously (Kenyan...

My New Friend Christian

Christian is a 2 day long new friend. He is Rodrigo’s roommate that recently came to the United States from Spain.

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...

Yevheniia Syrevych from Ukraine shares her multiple experiences in the United States.

Yevheniia Syrevych is an immigrant from Ukraine who had multiple experiences in the American culture. She first came to US when she was a junior in high school; she spent a year in Pennsylvania for a student exchange program. She...

Escaping Turmoil in the Chaos of War: The Story of a Vietnamese Immigrant

In this interview done on April 20, 2019, Patricia Tran (20) interviews her mother (60) about her life in Vietnam during the Vietnam War and her journey in fleeing and adapting to the United States and its culture. Thuy Nguyen...

Interview with my parents

In this interview, conducted on November 2017 in Vestavia Hills, AL, I spoke with my parents about their childhood and their families. They each spoke about their families, telling stories of their siblings, parents, and grandparents. They both talked about...

An Interview with my mom

My mom and I talk about her childhood and her experiences coming to the US

Asian immigrants and their transition in American Society

There should be more diversity and acceptance in society in order for Asian Immigrants go succeed in American society