Life During The Liberian Civil War

Come on in and listen as we dive deep into life during the Liberian Civil War. Join me as I interview my mother, Lorraine Kyne, about her experience.

Online Education During a Pandemic

Talon Hoffer speaks with his mother, Tammy Hoffer, about what it is like to be a college professor during a pandemic. This interview focuses more on the online learning aspect of being a college professor during this time.

Going back to College at 52

Hailey Crowe (19) sat down with her mom, Deanna Crowe (52) and talked about a brief run down of her life and how she went from middle of nowhere Nebraska to downtown Minneapolis. Deanna also talked about her educational journey...

Cassie interviews Nick on what it's like being Transgender in the Twin Cities and attending the public high school.

I met Nick on the third day of Kindergarten. He was my best friend until he moved at the end of 8th grade. That same year, Nick came out publicly as Transgender. Nick continues to be very open about discussing...

Growing up Afro German

The interview gives context on how is it like to grow up in Germany mixed. The interview touches upon the themes of race and growing up being more aware about oneself.

Interview with my dad about his childhood memories.

Conducted on February 9th, 2020. I interviewed my dad, Barry Johnson, for my college written communications class. I asked him to tell stories about his childhood growing up on the lake and farm with his siblings and how this influenced...

Randy Block talked about being in an explosion

If you know Randy Block, then you know that he is a survivor of an explosion when he was at work. If you do not know Randy then this is an opportunity to hear about where he worked and how...

Speaking on Seminary with Allison Peterson

Jackson (18) talks to his mom, Allison (59) about her going back to Seminary after taking a break from sitting behind a desk for almost 40 years.

Tell me about how you adapted

Carole didn't have a normal childhood growing up, and so she had to adapt to each different situation that she found herself in with her family, so that she and her siblings could live the best life possible.

Greg Byer speaks about his time in the US Army

Greg Byer provides insight in his on his time spent in the US Army including his initial experiences at basic training, his deployment in Germany, and his time spent in Operation Desert Shield. He also shares how these experiences shaped...

Competitive dance and Eating disorders

I will be interviewing my roommate, Emma Kepler, about her experiences with competitive studio dance and with her eating disorders enhanced by the competitive dance culture

Mat Paulson and Gavin Bakke- The zoo

Mat Paulson (51) talks with a good friend, Gavin Bakke (19) about his time in the Wildlife industry. He talks about the humanity of it and what was done to make the zoos better for the animals. He also talks...

Coping with Suicide Wasn't in the Job Description.

Jacob Meyer speaks with his sister, Katherine Schaefbauer, a recent college graduate, about her experience working as a Resident Assistant. Join us as we dive headfirst into the difficult subject matter of suicide and how to provide support for those...