Emily Thies’s Test Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen, 2018

In this audio, Emily Thies at Egg Harbor Township High School in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey records a practice audio file for the 2018 pilot of the Great Thanksgiving Listen. Emily Thies is in grade 11 and is studying...

“I just wanted to be happy and have a family of my own”

Emma Lynch(16) interviews her mom, Ella(57) about her childhood and current life. This interview was recorded on Thanksgiving, November 26, 2020 in Ella’s bedroom in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. They talk about religion, moving from the city to the...

How a Crazy Childhood Could Make an Amazing Teacher

Growing up, Basant Tawfik took a different route when it came to an average childhood. As she grew older, religion paved a way for her and shaped her to be the successful teacher she is today.

I Can Do All Things

In this interview, conducted on November 25, 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Tim Medina (16) interviews his mother Tavita Medina (50) about her childhood experiences and some of her stories growing up. She also talks about what religion...

Jaden and Jenifer Vnencak – Life Lessons and Stories from Mom

Jaden Vnencak (19) interviews his mom, Jenifer Vnencak (52) about a wide range of topics such as life lessons, my crazy birth story and other hopes for my future.

Timothy Chancey’s Test Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen 2019

In this test recording, Timothy Chancey at Egg Harbor Township Highschool in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, records a practice audio file for the 2015 pilot of the Great Thanksgiving Listen. Timothy Chancey is in 11th grade and is studying...

A Woman’s Right: The Story It Tells – Caley

A Woman’s Right: The Story It Tells - Caley O'Brien speaks candidly about her experiences as a well-informed woman during the political upheaval of Trump and his administration taking office. Caley reflects on the days surrounding the Women's March on...

Julia Duong interviews Quoc Duong for the Great Thanksgiving Listen, 2019

In this recording between my father and I, we talked about his childhood and his experiences of coming to the United States. He talked about his difficultly of living in United States with an American family. Later on, he talked...

Ellie Parker’s Test Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen, 2020

In this test recording, Ellie Parker at Egg Harbor Township High School in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey records a practice audio file for the 2020 pilot of the Great Thanksgiving Listen. Ellie Parker is in 11th grade and is...

Abuelita

I interviewed my grandmother about her life and experiences. She told me things I can remember her for in the future.

"Family is the Idol of Philippine Society"

This interview was done for the "Great Thanksgiving Listen 2019" on November 30, 2019 with my sister. Since she was not able to make it to Thanksgiving due to personal reasons, I interviewed her while she was in New York....

history

In this interview we talked about what my sister regretted, the happiest and saddest times in her like etc...

Julia Wagner and her grandmother, Jean Hibbs, talking about Jean’s life as a teacher and some of her favorite memories.

In this interview, conducted on November 26, 2017 in Ringoes, New Jersey, Julia Wagner (15) interviews her grandmother, Jean Hibbs (75) about some of her favorite childhood memories. Mrs. Hibbs talks about her life as a teacher and shares stories...

Interview with Dad about Coming to America

Talked to my father about his journey of being born in India and immigrating to America, filled with humorous accounts and memories.

My Father's Changing Relationship with His "Community"

This discussion follows my Dad’s sense of community throughout his life: growing up in a predominantly white neighboorhood, joining a social fraternity, marrying a woman outside his ethnicity, and so on. Among other topics, we try to define community, describe...

“Wouldn’t Change a Thing”

This interview is held between a daughter and father, Amanda & Richard Brown. The interview is held in their basement, better known as The Foxhole. This conversation talks about anything from finding love to wild childhood memories. This interview unlocks...

Test Recording

Test Recording for the great thanksgiving listen

Sophie Dalfonzo and her grandmother Pearl Siegel talk about Pearl’s life as an immigrant living in America.

In this interview, conducted on November 26, 2017 in Middletown, New Jersey, Sophie Dalfonzo (14) interviews her grandmother Pearl Siegel (70) about her life story. Ms. Siegel talks about how her family traveled from Poland to Germany to America and...

All Love

Lauren Gant, a student at Egg Harbor Twp. High School interviews her mom, Angie Gant, for the Great Thanksgiving Listen 2019. She talks about why she took the career path she did, some of her earliest childhood memories, and her...

Firemen

Simi and Hadas interview Teaneck firemen

Test Interview

Test Interview. My name is Madelyn Harte, I'm 16 years old, and I'm recording from EHT, NJ.