Growing in The M

An account on growing up in Memphis and comparing how it was to have it is now.

Education and Religion in a Southern Grandmother

I interviewed my granny about her childhood and how things such as the Civil Rights Movement and poverty affected her education and childhood to now.

Tracy Xie talks about growing up in China and moving to the United States

In this interview recorded on January 2, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas, Venice Xie (15) asks her mom, Tracy Xie (47) about growing up in China and moving to the United States. Mrs. Tracy explains how her childhood was difficult...

Bachu Hirani: The Resilient Journey to Cross Continents

I interviewed Bachu Hirani, my grandfather on December 30, 2019 in Fort Mill, South Carolina. For this interview, I chose someone who had an impact on not only our lives as part of his family but also thousands of people...

Creating a racial justice hero: Rachel Willis of Elevating Equity

This interview details how racial justice advocate Rachel Willis became who she is today as well as the personal and professional battles she faces everyday to create a flourishing legacy for herself and her country.

A Talk with my Professor
December 10, 2019 App Interview

A conversation with my psychology professor, Margaret Ingate, about her history, education, work experience and life as a professor.

Interview With My Mom

This interview between my mom and I focuses on why my mom didn’t attend college and how that has shaped her life. We also talk about the jobs she has had and what her outlook is on the way kids...

The Value of Education and Politics

We talked about Politics and Education and the value it has had in the black community. Her value towards education.

Comparing Indian and American Education Systems

We talked about many topics such as the difference between the American and Indian education systems. Also, contemporary issues such as the use of technology in classrooms and the spreading of things such as fake news.

Discussing Differences with My Mom

My mother and I discuss the differences between growing up in the Midwest and east coast, as well as Rutgers when she was a student and Rutgers now as an alum and current grad student. We also touch upon her...