Thanksgiving Listen

This was an interview with my Auntie Jhen. She has practically raised me for a large segment of my life.

Great Thanksgiving Listen

This interview is a conversation about my grandmother’s childhood life in the Philippines, journey to the US, and her life since then.

Project #1

She shared that her happiest memories was when she received her mission call to the Philippines where she have been wanting to serve at. She also shared about her great grandparents of how grateful she was of having them and...

Lolo Elly

My mom tells me about my Grandfather who died a little after I was born.

Tessy Baltazar

She basically talked about her past and how it built her to be the person she is now. She seems to remember a lot of her past, because she seems to learn from every experience.

Mother and Daughter

I learned about my mom’s childhood in the Philippines, and my grandparents, who I have never met. My mother told me her greatest achievements in life, and what she wants to do in the future.

Sara Rouhi and Maureen Rouhi

Maureen Rouhi (65) has a conversation with her daughter Sara Rouhi (35) about being biracial, Iran, and mental health.

Geoffrey- 2017 Great Thanksgiving Listen @StoryCorps #TheGreatListen

Geoffrey Melchor is one of the few most successful engineers in the island of Saipan. In this interview, my father Geoffrey explains how his childhood in Philippines was riddled with hardship. He worked hard without much adult guidance and faced...

Jacob Clemente and Alan Bienvenida

Friends Alan Bienvenida (25) and Jacob Clemente (26) talk about Filipino culture as it pertains to holiday celebrations, religious practice, and career choice.

Dale Gass WW2 and Korea

Dale talked about his time in the Army from being drafted to being called back for the Korean War.

Interview with my Grandma

We talked about how her life was growing up and what she learned from her family. It was difficult for my lola to understand since she is 88 and struggling to hear properly. As a child, she was nice to...

Carmen Kuebitz about living in Berlin, inheriting the family house from Leipzig, Morgan’s Raiders

Looking at historical pictures of old Berlin, Leipzig house inheritance, reading a letter from Hermann W. about living in the Philippines, Morgan’s Raiders

Down Memory Lane

I talk with my mom about her life growing up in the Philippines. Then she asks about my life right now, and then we talk about our trip to the Philippines.

World History extra credit 11/26/21

I’m interviewing my dad who is 100% Filipino and moved to America sometime in elementary school. My mom’s side is Filipino & Venezuelan so I’m in this interview he mentions both cultures.

My Mother’s Experience When Coming to America

We talk about how harsh the transition to America was and the intense culture shock my mother experienced, along with her good experiences as well.

My interview with my dear grandfather

My grandfather tells his life story about the Philippines. How he met my grandma and how he felt about both my parents. He also tells what he did as he grew up

Importance of Family

My father’s life being an immigrant in the United States and what it meant to be a Filipino.

A Filipino mother’s journey to the US.

In this interview we talk about my mom's life in the Philippines and all the trials and tribulations she went through during all stages of her life, from graduating college, to getting a job and moving to the US, and...

Mom’s Life in the Philippines

My mom talked about her childhood days in the Philippines before she moved to America. She reminisced her home land’s simple pleasure, the good and the not-so-good memories.