Grandma’s Superpower

In 1974, my grandpa got into a car accident that had him temporarily in critical condition. Living through that tough recovery winter and beyond, my grandma realized her strong independence and will to be a great mother to her four...

Shalini Chandra on completely uprooting her life and starting a new one

Shalini Chandra, my mother, talks about her childhood and her journey in life as she moved to America to start a new life, and what she’s carried with her.

Madre Mia

While the obstacles were not directly addressed, my mom talked about her growth as a person overtime.

Historian Project

Expressing the life of a doctor from india who has come a long way to have a successful life in the US

A insider’s view of studying abroad

Rehmat Sakrani is a first generation Muslim-American who recently studied aboard in Barcelona

growing up with israel

There were floods of immigrants, widespread war, and inescapable poverty, yet she still cherished every moment of her childhood. Jordan Ben-Yehuda interviews her grandmother Nitza Ben-Yehuda as she discusses her unusual childhood as an Israeli citizen. At 12:30 she talks...

Strong and Independent

My mother had a very interesting childhood and was raised by a powerful and independent single mother, who raised her to be just the same.