Grandpa Tony disscusses his experience in the Vietnam War.

On November 26th 2017 I interviewed my grandpa, Tony Ulehla we talked a lot about his experience in the Vietnam War. We also talked about his childhood and my dads and his brother and sisters too. We talked about how...

My Grandma’s Experience Growing Up and Her Life Story

We talked about my Grandma’s experience growing up in New Orleans, Louisiana. We also talked about what raising my dad was like and what having to move often (due to a military husband). Another thing we talked about some family...

Life of a former navy mom

A Navy family having to move every 4 years. A mother raising to boys on her own most of the time. Talking about the best places that she visited (Hawaii)

Anastasia interviews her family friend Marina

In this interview, conducted in December 2019 in Annapolis, Maryland, Anastasia (13) interviews her family friend Marina (41) about her life as an adult and child. She also talks about family traditions she would like to pass on and how...

The Backstory Of My Grandfather

During this interview I learned the way my grandfather grew up in Cuba. They way he came to America and how he married my grandmother were also mentioned. He was really happy to know that someone wanted to hear about...

Danny Swope and former marine Micheal Williams talk about serving in the military and the lessons he learned.

In this interview, conducted on November 24, 2017 in Annapolis, Maryland, Danny Swope (13) interviews his parents colleague and former marine Micheal Williams (49) about his childhood playing basketball, tennis and board games. Mr. Williams shares how important his dad...

UMD Activation Academy: Sentinel Swamp

She is a UMD Alumna who graduated in 2017 in Environmental Science and Technology. She was born in Annapolis and currently lives in Baltimore, where she works at an environmental engineering firm. Her capstone project senior year was about Sentinel...