Media and Technology: Then and Now

In this interview I talk to 21 year old Yesenia to see how technology and media has advanced over the years and where she sees it going in the future.

Kathryn Roberts and Carolyn Schwarzkopf – Daughter and Mom

Kathryn Roberts: 2020-08-17 15:57:33 - I talked to my mom (85) about her life during COVID, her childhood in Virginia and Maryland, and anything about life now. I learned a lot!

Growing up in basketball

An interview of my friend and his experience in growing up playing basketball.

“Richmond is like my second home”- José talks about his life in the US and his love of learning

José Luis and Alison discuss the things he loves about Richmond while also acknowledging the challenges of making a life in a new country. The two also talk about his love of learning, travel, and his future education plans!

Father & Son Interview

My father, in short, briefly explained significant memories and how they shaped him to who he is today. He goes on expressing his appreciation and love for the people in his life who have contributed a major influence.

Great thanksgiving listen-Gicela

In this interview we talked about my mothers life when she was a child and how she met my father.

Inaugural New Year’s Day Chat

We gave a little background on us and talked about events in the past year (2018) and thoughts about the year to come.

Mumsie

I talked about wonderful memories of my family and friends. It was fun to relive the ‘old days’ with my sweet grandson, Huston. Some of the people and stories he had heard about, but I think there were a few...

My Stepdad Understands Media a Little More Than the Average Parent

This interview was conducted with me and my stepdad! We touched based on his job working for the department of defense and took a trip down memory lane as he told me stories from his youth involving media.

Jan (Janma) Carlton Ahnell

Jan Carlton (83) speaks to her step-granddaughter Alyssa Ahnell (17) about having big dreams, love, traveling, cooking, and all the people that she has met along the way. EDIT: Jan wanted to add how her final husband, Warren, went on...

Darlene on her life of adventure: "I saw everything for him."

Alison and Darlene talk about her childhood, marriage, family, and her retirement years after her husband's sudden passing. Darlene has traveled to 70 countries and all seven continents, many while giving back through charity work.

Effect of Technological Advancements and Social Media on Modern Society

Discussing the effects of social media and how information technology has evolved over the years pertaining to how we learn and communicate as a society. Discussing possible solutions and things to keep in mind while living in such impersonal/anonymous times...

“We were all believers in the concept”: Doug Oler talks about his career path and the creation of the Wayne County Foundation

Doug and Alison talk about growing up in Economy, his family life, and how his career path led him to community efforts such as the formation of the Wayne County Foundation, a successful community foundation created in Richmond, IN.

Joe shares his childhood struggle of trying to use scissors as a left-handed individual.

Joe Swanson, also know as "Trophy Joe", is an artist and skateboarder extraordinaire. We discusses childhood memories and what it was like to grow up as an introverted lefty in Richmond.

The Creation of the Internet and What Life Was Like Before It!

I (23 years old) interview my mom (58 years old) about what life was like before the Internet! I’m a student at VCU majoring in journalism and this interview is for my Mass Communications class. I hope you enjoy!

The Discussion of Feminism with Daisah Boyd

Daisah Boyd speaks on her opinion of feminism and what it means to be a feminist.

“This community has given us everything we have.” – Jackie talks about building their company and the way Wayne Co. has embraced them

Jackie and Alison talk about the way the Carberrys built their company with the community at its core. Her strong belief in God and community keeps her focused on gratefulness. "What am I supposed to be doing and how can...

Music influencing our lives

My boyfriend and I discussed the influence of music in our lives