Thanksgiving Interview with Grandpa Joe

I talked about how my grandpa grew up and the best parts of his life.

Texas Meets New Jersey

Beshoy Abdelmalek speaks about what he enjoys to do and his many interests. He also speaks about how his favorite subject in school has influenced his career choice.

Olga Gonzalez talking about being a parent, and love.

In this interview recorded on November 2017 in Jersey City, New Jersey, Marissa Reinoso(19) interviews her mom, Olga Gonzalez(55) about her experience on being a mother. Olga Gonzalez shares her feelings on becoming a mom, and some of her memories...

Dorothy Perovich talks about growing up in New Jersey.

During this interview, preformed on December 3, 2017 in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, Abbie Shultz interviews her grandmother, Dorothy Perovich (70). Dorothy shares memories of her childhood and what it was like growing when things were very different than today.

Eileen talks with her mother Joan about her childhood, marriage and family during a Thanksgiving visit

Interview with my 85 year old Mom who lost her father when she was 7, grew up in Jersey City with the support of extended family and Catholic nuns, raised 5 children and has been married 64 years.

Barbie’s Influence

Azusa Sakamoto, a Japanese-born nail artist and resident of West Hollywood, describes her life as one of the most recognized fans of the Barbie doll. Within her experience, Azusa describes how she began with Barbie, her collection, her perspective on...

On Kennedy: “It was an extremely hopeful period. He was able to exhilarate his audience and expand their horizons and give them hope…”

As an assignment for my English 102 class, I had to interview someone about a personal experience they had with an American icon. I interviewed my Aunt, Mary Cotomatas, about her memories of seeing John F. Kennedy twice in Jersey...

Abuelita

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

” I would have never smoked no marijuana I’ll tell ya that “

For my story corps project, I decided to interview my grandmother, Carolyn Hampton. She is a fully recovered drug addict and has been for at least 4 years now. Throughout the interview, she talks about her battle with drug addiction,...

My Interview with our good family friend Ann Lacarozza

Ann is someone my family has been extremely close with and a great friend for the past 15 years. Growing up my grandparents all passed away by the time I finished elementary school. I consider Ann my third grandmother as...