Project Introduction

Executive Producer Nichelle S. Carr (Class of 1998) introduces the Black Women of Amherst College Storytelling Project

Learning About My Grandmother’s Experience Going Through Higher Level Education

My grandmother tells me about her experience as one of the first 7 women who graduated from the Wharton School of Business at University of Pennsylvania.

Leadership and Sound

John Livingston and Alli Pearson discuss what it is like being a woman in the field of audio technology and what she is doing as a leader in this field.

Susan Dakorson Addresses The Sad Fact of What It's Like For A Young African American Girl Dealing With The Ideal Hair Standard In America.

I interviewed 21-year-old Susan Dakorson who also goes by Susie, a close friend of mine, of what it was like growing up in America dealing with and breaking the ideal Hair standard in American society for African American women. Susie...

Tiffany Bolin Domestic Violence Interview

A story about a woman who didn’t know how strong she was until she had to be. A story of survival.

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Jenny Stiles and Jean Munson

Colleagues Jenny Stiles (33) and Jean Munson (32) discuss their connection, the work that they do in leadership and transforming language and conversations around disability.

Hailey Yoshida and Marye Kimoto

Hailey Yoshida (16) talks with her great-grandmother, Marye Kimoto (97) about her experience in Japanese internment camps and her life afterward. Marye also talks about what it was like to live during World War II.

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JoAnn Graham and Ginnae Harley

JoAnn Graham (70) talks to One Small Step conversation partner Ginnae Harley (50) about their background, religious and political beliefs and views on race and sex discrimination.

Shabbos smiles

Mushka and Anna are neighbors and they have talk about Shabbos, Covid and children.

"You can't understand where you are without understanding your past": Interview with Kuukuwa Manful  

Kuukuwa is a trained architect from Ghana currently pursuing a PhD in Politics and International Studies at SOAS, University of London. She is also the Principal Investigator on building Early Accra - a project that aims to digitise endangered architectural...