My Mom’s Life Before the Internet

My mom talks about how she did research and found out current news events before the Internet. She also compares life then to life now and what she does and does not like about it.

News in the 1980’s
November 26, 2017 App Interview

Me and my mom talk about how she remembers the news growing up and how she believes it has changed.

Robert Baumann Shares his Experiences with News and Media

Listen to hear stories about a 91 year old man who served in the military, worked on a tobacco farm, and watched the moon landing himself!

Evolution of media technology over the years interview with Subha Balakumar

In this interview on TkTv podcast, Thirulok Balakumar interviews Subhashanie Balakumar about the evolution of media technology over her life and how it is different from where she grew up to her life in the United States.

The world has changed since 1950

A wonderful interview that I had with Pam Feil on a Saturday afternoon in her backyard. I asked her various questions regarding her feelings about media and how it has evolved throughout her life.

News and media interview

Interviewing my mom Dawn Young who lived through a time with, and without internet and mass media. How does she prefer to get her news and why?

New media project

Interview with my mother on news and mass communication

Interview with my Grandmother, Grace Nofsinger

Talked about the news when she grew up and what she thinks of modern technology.

“It’s a weird time”

My father reflected on his interaction with the media landscape in his young adult days and expressed his growing incredulity toward today’s news reporting. *I incorrectly stated the interview took place on Dec. 3 rather than Dec. 2*

New Media Interview

Jeanelle speaks about the media’s effect on our society and each individual in it. She brings light to certain issues regarding consuming information from the media and it’s impact on an individual within a society.

Media Through the Years: A Firsthand Account

I, Abigail Steuart, sit down with my mother, Janet, to discuss changes in the media from her childhood to the present.

A media flashback to then and now with Grandpa Charles Paxton

I interview my Grandpa, a Vietnam veteran and retired U.S. Army Colonel, about his experience serving in the military and relying on older forms of media and the media coverage of U.S. military throughout his service. Our interview is finished...

Old Media outside of the United States

My best friend’s dad who immigrated to the United States about 5 years ago, talks about what life was like in Venezuela and Colombia before my time. We talked about how news, music, and television was given back when it...

Interviewing my older sister on her opinion towards news and social media.

My sister who is 4 years older than me and never really used social media answers my questions about social media and how she thinks it influences news and public information.

Stone Tablets to Laptops: Communication in the 60s

Conducted by Sharaia Hughes, a sophomore Mass Communications major at Virginia Commonwealth University. Interviewed today was Moya Shifflett-James. This is a glimpse into the personal life of a woman growing up in the 1960s. Communication has changed greatly, from dating...

News intake in a changing world

I interviewed my father on his relationship with news throughout his life. The changing scope of news and media since the 1960’s.

Where Towers Once Stood

Two beautiful buildings that seemed impossible to be taken down collapsed on September 11, 2001. Aden Strong interviewed his father, Craig Strong, on January 9, 2019 in Los Angeles California. 9/11 was the day two planes were hijacked in New...

News Reflections.

My Personal Reflections on the news.

Reporting on John Lennon's Death-Wally Robinson's Story
January 15, 2020 App Interview

Wally Robinson was on call for a major network the night John Lennon was shot. His reporting was aired around the world. This is story about that night.

JaLynn Evans Mass Communications Media Project

Today I will be interviewing Shanel Evans and we will discuss the importance of media from when she was growing up, and how it has impacted her life.

A personal recollection of living through 9/11

Can you imagine witnessing the biggest news story unfold in real time? Well Ann Gurrola and many others who were alive in the early 2000’s did. I interviewed my mom, Ann Gurrola on the terrorist attack of the twin towers...