Apush extra credit assignment

We talked about the history of our family and some of the fond memories my dad has from his childhood. We also talked about the impact certain people in his life had on his life / success now.

My Grandma and Her Life

My grandma and I talk about her heritage and family life.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen: My Mom’s Taiwanese Heritage

This recording is an interview I did with my mom discussing her Taiwanese heritage and some of the struggles she faced and noticed as a child but also the pride she has in her culture.

Ancestor Inerview (mom)

This is an interview of my mom about whatever she could remember about where we came from. Much of her life was spent either in Kentucky or North Dakota and ancestorally we come from all over Europe.

Steve Kovach shares the stories of his youthful romances, misbehavior, and the plans he had for the future.

The interview was conducted by Rebecca Kovach (16) who interviewed her father, Steve Kovach (53). It was recorded on November 23, 2018, one day before Steve’s 54th birthday. It took place in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in their Grandmothers house....

Isaac and his cousin Sarah

In this interview conducted, conducted in November 2017 in Chicago Illinois Isaac Abdella (15) interviews his cousin Sarah Sisay(18). Isaac interviews her about her childhood with her family and how it impacted her life today. Sarah also talks about her...

Fortner Family Journey

First part of my interview about my family's heritage and journey.

Sandra Close History, by Decho Angeloff (The Great Thanksgiving Listen)

Sandra Close of Rio Dell, California shares stories about her family heritage from Italy, and how they immigrated to America. She also reveales experiences she had throughout her childhood, and adult life, opening a window into her life.

My Grandma

I interviewed my Grandma for the great Thanksgiving listening project

Papa Alexander Interview

In this interview, my papa discussed who his grandparents and parents were and what they did for a living. Along with that, he discussed what my mother was like growing up and some of her interests as a young girl.

Thanksgiving listen

We discussed my mother’s childhood, her parents, and ancestors.

Lauretta Alberti
November 27, 2015 App Interview

This is an interview between my grandmother Lauretta Alberti and myself. The questions were compiled by the extended family and the interview occurred during a family reunion over the 2015 Thanksgiving weekend.

Kali’s Story

We learn about Kali's adoption from South Korea to Minnesota

The Great Thanksgiving Listen interview with Mrs. Maria A. Matthews

Mrs. Matthews told me about her family’s cultural heritage including interesting stories about her ancestors. She also gave her perspective on immigration.

Interview with my Mom

We talked about my mother’s COVID-19 experience, her family heritage, and her experience with religion and how she raised us (her kids) and how she feels about religion now.

Memories with my grandparents

Memories with my grandma and my grandpa joins in adding a little rant

Family Heritage

In this interview, my mother talks about her family and specifically her grandfather, who came to the U.S searching for a better life. He passed through Ellis Island.

Opa Ahrens Herkunft und Jugend

Geborener Kienle, Vater Josef Kienle (Metzger aus Crailsheim), Walter Ahrens aus Zweibrücken, Johann Blumenschein aus Siebenbürgen, Luise Hofmann aus Crailsheim, Maria & Gottlieb Fischle aus Oberesslingen, Anton Bubulis aus Polen

Salome Mwangi and Stella Okech

Stella Okech (22) speaks with her conversation partner Salome Mwangi (50) about her childhood memories, her activism in the refugee community and the many ways she and Salome are tied together.