"In Search of New Chapters in a Rich Life Story." an interview with Ho-Kwang (Dave) Mao

After one spends 50 years with the same organization, what’s next? That’s the question Dave Mao is attempting to answer after a highly-decorated career at the Carnegie Institution for Science. Born in Shangai and raised in Taiwan, Mao came to...

Left Tenant Colonel Godette and his wife Ena reminisce on their lives during the Guyanese racial conflict that occurred during the 1960s.

Upon gaining its political independence from the British in 1966, Guyana was left racially divided. During the 1960s a range of riots and violence erupted between the Afro-Guyanese and Indo-Guyanese that led to widespread destruction and death.

"We not only found the results, but we also found the solution." an interview with Tong Zhu

Tong Zhu atmospheric chemist and university professor shares his experiences studying air pollution and its impacts on human health. Reflecting on how past discoveries influence solutions and how those solutions impact government policy. He shares stories about his work for...

COM100: Coming to America

Estifanos and Henrique are two international students who came to America to complete their studies at a university. This interview discusses their experiences with the change, what they plan to do after college, and their overall perspective on coming to...

Patrick Schools and his friend Johnny Zhou talked about being an international student

In the interview, done on January 14, 2018, Patrick Schools(14) and Johnny Zhou(14) talked about life as an international student in Lynchburg, Virginia. Johnny explained how he felt on his first day here. He told Patrick about how is family...

Education and Technology
November 28, 2018 App Interview

I speak with my Aunt about her Education, having received one in Morocco, Italy, and the United States. We discuss why their education systems are so different and the possible factors that cause this, including social expectations, student life, and...

MCBS Interview

We talked about Kadeene’s goals and where he came from. We talked about what inspires him and why he has such large goals.

Stuart and Andrea Driscoll: Hampton Roads Homeschool Sports

This interview is for a college course on communication. I am interviewing the directors of Hampton Roads Homeschool Sports, a Christian sports league for children. Here, my Mom and I are interviewing the Driscolls about how their league contributes to...

Ismail Elfath Interview

Ismail Elfath is a FIFA certified professional soccer referee. A native of Casablanca Morocco, he grew up around sports and had aspirations to be involved in the industry. He never thought he would have a career in officiating, but after...

Uncle John’s engineering path

I interview my Uncle John about his childhood and engineering path throughout college and post college. He talks about how his work affected him and some of the very important lessons he learned.

Life as an exchange student

Pursuing higher education was a problem to many people, international students were one of them. In the story Hoang shared with us, he mentioned what happened and how he handled that situation, which even included having told to be sent...

"The best science is global." an interview with Sonia Esperanca

Sonia Esperanca, Program Director for the National Science Foundation, supports earth-science research in the academic community. She shares her journey from Rio de Janeiro to the United States, Israel, Australia, and elsewhere. Having an understanding of landscapes across the world...

What movie stars did you meet?

My grandfather talks about his work experience and some of the most interesting places he has been too. He reminisces’ about good old times with family. He lists off some of the 32 Countries he has been too for business,...

“Jeff Coomer of SOLMED” interviewed by John Peet at NPR WGCU Florida September 7 2018
September 14, 2018 App Interview

Jeff Coomer creator of SOLMED a hobby charity that visits impoverished areas of the world bringing free home solar kits to families and delivering free medical supplies. These free solar household kits, that he creates himself, included a water filtration...