Ernestine Krehbiel and Rose [No Name Given]

One Small Step partners Ernestine Krehbiel (83) and Rose [No Name Given] (45) share a conversation about their children, abortion, faith, and their personal political values.

Interview with my Grandpa Cook

A short interview with my dad's father. We talked about his life and some important things that he has learned.

History With Chip

In conclusion my father is very wise. He has taught me a lot of things about his past that I am grateful to know about. He has made me laugh and think about how I can change my life for...

Maggie Wilcox and Gala Korniyenko

Gala Korniyenko, a PhD student at The Ohio State University gives advice to Maggie Wilcox, a first year Master's Student at The University of Kansas, on community building and engagement, urban planning, international development, and life in general.

Verna 2

Talked about jobs, advice she’d give to future generations, sang “you are my sunshine”, and talked about her early life.

Julia Fabris McBride and Jeffery Gaines

One Small Step conversation partners Julia Fabris McBride (60) and Jeff Gaines (50) talk about LGBT issues, race, being different, and the military.

Two Families, One Love
December 2, 2020 App Interview

My aunt Nay Nay was adopted when she was six years old. I sat down with her for an interview to ask her about her experience with not only her biological family, but life with her adoptive family as well.

You’re not in Kansas anymore!

We discussed Andrew’s life in Kansas versus his life in Birmingham as it relates to history, culture, food, politics, etc.

Leslie Tibbits and Clo Ann Langdon

Clo Ann Langdon (91) talks to her granddaughter Leslie Tibbits (48) about memories from her childhood and shares what her school days were like. She talks about her family and remembers fun activities she enjoyed doing with her grandchildren.

Todd Ramsey and Susan Osborne

One Small Step partners Todd Ramsey (40) and Susan Osborne (75) talk about their changes in political beliefs, local politics in Kansas, and Susan's critique of the Catholic Church.

My Grandfather

We talked about my grandfather's life and everything he did growing up.

A Plane, Christmas, and 20 Drunk Colonels

My grandfather served in the Vietnam War, and in 1965 he headed home for Christmas on leave. It did not go well.

Elder interview
April 26, 2022 App Interview

i interviewed my grandfather and asked questions about his life

Columbus Bryant and Ben Rivers

One Small Step partners Columbus Bryant (66) and Ben Rivers (39) discuss their careers and their political views. Ben shares how their identity as a gay, nonbinary person shapes their social and political views, and Columbus shares the impact that...

Kima Mora and Sally [No Name Given]

One Small Step partners Kima Mora (63) and Sally [No Name Given] (54) talk about their religious beliefs and their views on politics. They reflect on communicating across difference and discuss their feelings of stalled progress.

Derick McGhee and Gregory Lakin

One Small Step partners Derick McGhee (35) and Gregory Lakin (63) share a conversation about their work, their faith, and their community. They discuss issues prevalent to rural Kansas such as addiction, isolation, and climate change.

Interview with Grandma

We talked about how life was when Marva was growing up and how the times have changed.

Vicki Lawrence and her life growing up.

In this interview, conducted on November of 2017 in El Dorado, Kansas, trinity Lawrence interviews her mother Vicki Lawrence about her childhood and the important people how have influenced her life. Vicki shares stories about her life in Cottonwood Falls...