Ellie Henkel and Charlie

Ellie, 19-year-old straight female college student, interviews Charlie, a 20-year-old pan-sexual transgender college student. They talk about Charlie's childhood, future, and college involvement.

Conversation with Mom

We talked about having kids, being a kid, and if being a teenager once is enough.

Pete Shaw and Anila Mondabaugh
October 6, 2023 OSS Hub

One Small Step conversation partners Pete Shaw (72) and Anila Mondabaugh (76) talk about integrity, honesty and democratic values.

Horse Wreck

Bob Discoe tells about a horse wreck he had while working with bulls on a Nebraska ranch.

Avery Lawson and David Lee

Avery (18) interviewed David (62), who is my best friend Erica’s father, about his immigration from South Korea to the United States, his experience living here, and his family and golfing.


Katherine Devlin (47) interviewed, her mother, Connie Kaiser (79), in Billings, MT. The interview discussed Connie’s childhood, parenting, aging, memory changes and the lessons learned during different stages of Connie’s life.

Dr. Marilyn Peterson shares her experiences and advice.

Dr. Marilyn Peterson has been as resident of Nebraska all her life and currently resides in Cozad, NE. She was a teacher for all ages and has a passion for learning and leadership and a caring heart.

Macie and her parents Julie and Mike

Asking my parents a series of questions about their relationship.

Pioneer Plant Pathologist

Dr. Regina Vidaver (52) interviews her mother, Dr. Anne Vidaver (85) about her career as a Professor and Department Chair in Plant Pathology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL). Anne completed her PhD in 1965, a time when very few...

Childhood memories

Brooklynn’s dad shares some of his childhood experiences and related them to how they look in today’s world

Jordan Brandt

Emily Bray (20-year-old female) interviews her close friend Jordan Brandt (21-year-old male). In this interview, Jordan talks about his childhood, navigating his sexuality, his passions for teaching, and his relationship with his partner.

BJ Powell’s StoryCorps
November 27, 2017 App Interview

Talking with my dad about his time as a child and adult throughout his life who helped influence his life for the better.

“I Wasn’t Afraid to be Judged”

This is an interview with Zoey Reeves talking about her childhood and interests.

L [No Name Given] and T [No Name Given]

One Small Step conversation partners L [No Name Given] (35) and T [No Name Given] (35) discuss their upbringings and their concerns over education, healthcare, and public safety in the United States.

Alivia and Kyle Bishop
December 2, 2022 App Interview

Alivia Neater interviews Kyle Bishop, and together they discuss growing up in a small town, the impact of family, and the tradition of creativity.

Rick Yoder and Dr. Bridgett Piernik-Yoder

Husband and wife Rick Yoder (55) and Dr. Bridgett Piernik-Yoder (53) remember Dr. Piernik Yoder’s mother Gloria Piernik. They discuss grief, coping with her death, and how they honor her mother.