Cousins Nancy and Mike reflect on citizen diplomacy
October 23, 2017 App Interview

At the opening of "The Gift of Dolls" at the Rochester Museum & Science Center on Sept. 30, 2017, visitors reflected on citizen diplomacy in their lives. In this interview, cousins Nancy and Mike discuss the family influences that led...

Judith Emma Davis Late Peace Corps Volunteer and Voting Rights Advocate Pt2

Judith tells her story of working in the Peace Corps and with the UN to bring free elections to many countries.

Amanda Stone, Natalie [No name given], and Tanya Smith-Sreen

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Amanda Stone (30), Natalie [No name given] (33) and Tanya Smith-Sreen (25) share about their Peace Corps Guatemala experience. They talk about some of the challenges they faced as Peace Corps Volunteers as well as what...

Joyce Burnett and William Boik

William Boik, 58, interviews his spouse Joyce Burnett, 37, about the book she wrote and her family background.

Kate Freeman and Kim Banker

Kate Freeman (52) talks with her niece Kim Banker (36) about Kate’s Navy service, the 18 months she spent in Botswana serving in the Peace Corps, and how her Peace Corps experiences changed her. Kate now wants to go back...

Pamela Sparkman and Robin Sparkman

Pamela Sparkman (43) is interviewed by Robin Sparkman (44) about her children Brett and Savannah, her life and career path, her mother's inspiration and sense of adventure, advice and hopes for her family's future.

Elizabeth Coleman and John LeSar
August 1, 2019 OSS Hub

Elizabeth Coleman [no age given] talks with her OSS conversation partner John "Jack" W. LeSar [no age given] about their childhoods and school experiences. They also discuss their time abroad, in the Peace Corps and the Army respectively, and their...

Debbie Wendt and Lindsay Benacka

Co-workers Debbie Wendt (59) and Lindsay Benacka [no age given] learn about each others' upbringings, former jobs including with the Peace Corps, and hopes for the future personally and professionally.

Dad Part 2: Peace Corps, career, and Parenting

Day 2 of 4 day motorcycle trip with my Dad. We talked about his time in the Peace Corps, meeting my mother, his career and parenting.

Catherine Redfern and Timothy Redfern

Catherine Redfern (35) talks to her dad Timothy "Tim" Redfern (67) about his childhood, college experience, going to the Peace Corps and spending time serving in the Philippines, meeting Catherine’s mother and how proud he is to be a parent...

John Atkinson and Nancy Bentley

Nancy Bentley (63) interviews her husband, John Atkinson (67) about his life, focusing on his health issues with eczema and asthma, his work in the Peace Corps, and his favorite family memories.

Elizabeth Lazar and Lindsay Giovannitti

Elizabeth Lazar (35) talks with her colleague Lindsay Giovannitti (30) about their Peace Corps experience.

Dan Swinney and Erika Swinney

Erika Swinney (39) and her father and boss Dan Swinney (71) discuss Dan's history as a community organizer and labor force activist, and how that led to his current work in manufacturing education. He started a manufacturing training school that...

Water Leasons from Peace Corps

A Peace Corps experience changed how he viewed water and inspired him to make an impact.

Henry Castillo and Julie "Nikki" Castillo

Julie "Nikki" Castillo (30) and her husband, Henry Castillo (27), talk about how they met, married, and started a family.

Kathleen Grussing and LuVerne Grussing

Spouses Kathleen Grussing (71) and LuVerne Grussing (71) talk about their shared experience of serving in the Peace Corps in Tunisia in the 1970's and going on to form the national basketball league in the Central African Republic.

Walter Davis and Bill Fields

Life Partners Walter Davis (64) and Bill Fields (55) talk about the one room school houses, the Peace Corps, their Unitarian Universalist Church, and other places where they’ve found a sense of community and what the word means to them.

Judith Emma Davis Late Peace Corps Volunteer and Voting Rights Advocate

Judith tells her story of volunteering in the Peace Corps and working for the UN to bring free elections to other countries.