Lit Life: Lauren Zelisko and Caroline Booras discuss the emotional themes within The Kite Runner.

In this recording, two friends discuss the life-changing effects of war and abuse, as well as the the values within Afghan culture learned from Khaled Hosseini’s novel, The Kite Runner.

Lit life: Ramona Dawson and Nichole Dawson discuss “Little Women”

In this recording mother and daughter discuss the main issues of little women, and how our generation understands those lessons differently.

Dr. Alma Gottlieb

“A Unique Joy”: Dr. Alma Gottlieb reflects on motivation, methodology, and personal mission in African studies.

Little Bear

I talk to my dad, Norbert Caillouet, about growing up on the South Side, his experiences touring with bands, and some family traditions passed down through our generations.

The life stories of Kitzi Ball

“Family is Family” these are the words of Kitzi Ball. To her, family means everything. She goes out of her way to please her family and to spend time with them. She stands up for what she believes in and...

Polly Eppley

My mother and I were speaking for our first time in an organized way

Arthur Vandermar with Anna Wassenaar.

He spoke of his travels as a big band musician (drums). Spoke of playing with Tommy Dorsey Band. He was on stage with Bob Hope, Ray Charles and Dinah Shore.

The great listen

Learn how it was for my mom to grow up and how she’s changed

US Korean War Veteran: Life, Work, and Lessons

During the November 26th interview with Mr. Marshall, we talked about his family’s origins, growing up in a small town, his childhood life, adult life, work life, and experiences in the military. He described how his life was affected by...

Interview with Mom

We talked about her experiences growing up and what was life for her at the moment

Talk with Bompa (knowing yourself)

I went in thinking my grandpa would hello me out, but turns out that I helped him by reflecting on parts of his life.

Father’s Experience coming to the U.S

My Father’s life experiences coming to the U.S, struggles he has had coming here and the life he left behind to come to the U.S and why he crossed over. How life is in Mexico for him at a young...