Ana Avaknin on her school life in the 60s and 70s

My aunt Ana and I had a conversation about her youth and what it was like in public schools across different parts of Corpus Christi, Texas.

Activism and Climate Change – Frack Free Denton

Adam Briggle talks about his participation in Frack Free Denton, when state legislation and corporations overturned local law, and his professional opinions on national environmental policy.

Alex Garcia Culture and Mental Illness

Recent UNT graduate discusses the culture he was raised in on Texas by his Hispanic parents. He also shares about the prevalence of mental illness in American society.

Jackie Walker Discusses Historical Politics from an African American Woman’s Perspective

In this interview, Jacqueline Walker, an English professor in Denton, Texas, discusses her upbringings in rural Georgia and her political activism from an early age. As an African American woman, she offers a very unique historical perspective on several presidencies...

Week 6 Workbook assignment: Alejandro Rivas

Talking 1 on 1 with a Program Assistant at McConnell hall about family, helping others, where he grew up, and what he wants to do in the future

SOUTA with Donna Marquet

An interview with Donna Marquet, Senior Lecturer in Scenic Design at the University of North Texas and founder of SOUTA. We discuss the planning, execution, and impact of this event that connects graduating students to theatre industry professionals.

Advika Chesetti and her Experiences of Transfering to the United States

We talked about Advika’s journey from India and Saudi Arabia to the United States, and her experiences and feelings from being here.

A Muslim in America

After talking with Irene Ameena I learned more about her religion, childhood, and what it’s like being a Muslim in America.

Wood Wars Champion

UNT Club Baseball winning Wood Wars for the first time beating major rivals Texas Tech University and Baylor University in Finals.

Steve McDowell discusses his childhood and his life as dad, husband, and businessman

Steve McDowell (56), father of Marigrace McDowell (16) explains his favorite memories from his childhood, of his parents, and of his kids. He gives advice about how perserverence and perspective are key to becoming successful and feeing content. He elaborated...

Culture Shock: The Story of an Indian Engineering Student Seeking Opportunity in a New Country

Bhavya tells us about her experiences coming to the United States to pursue her engineering career in an age where science and technology are the new American industry. This interview explores her motivations and the cultural differences she has to...

The Resurgence of Dark Habits

An interview with a 9-11 witness. His perspective on domestic turmoil.

You trying to hoop?

I interview my friend Lewis Holley about the experience of Eagle Camp, and how our friend group.

Rosie Riveter (Deedi Favro)

An interview with Deedi Favro, who was a Rosie Riveter. She explained the meaning of Rosie Riveter, her childhood during Great Depression, the importance of Rosie Riveter, and challenges that she faced during that time. She shared her story as...

Offwhite

Interviewing a student who challenges those who judge him based on his outwardly appearance.

Bomber Pilot (Leroy Williamson) World War II

Leroy Williamson was a bomber pilot in World War II. He was shot down in Germany and he spent 14 months as a prisoner of war. He appreciate Russians who liberated him from the prisoner of war camp. He went...