Robert Mere-Christmas 2018

Robert Mere shared his memories of growing up, the influence of education and a strong loving family on his development, and the importance of accepting other people where they are at. He used the culmination of his 79 years of...

Naja and her grandmother, Beverly Davis, talk about her experience immigrating to this country, their family, and her childhood.

In this interview, conducted on December 5, 2018 Beverly Davis shares, with her granddaughter Naja, some experiences of overcoming challenges when she first came to this country when she was 27. For example, she describes how it was a lot...

Molly and Ali Asher discuss funny stories, family, and jobs.

Molly and Ali talk about funny job stories, family stories, and the future. Regrets and worries are also brought up. We talk about former job stories and experiences that were fun. Motherhood is a very life-changing thing and it can...

Isabella interviews her mom about growing up in Taiwan, moving to the U.S. at age 14, and more.

When she was 14, Isabella’s mom, Laura, moved here with her family and started high school in Iowa — and she didn’t know any English. In this interview, Laura tells Isabella about growing up in Taiwan, moving to Iowa, and...

Story of Eliza’s childhood

My mom talked about her grandfather who has impacted her life, and a few good memories from her childhood. She also talked about how she would like people to remember her as a good mother.

Jake Baumhofer and his mom Lisa Baumhofer talk about how moving around as a kid had an effect on her.

In this interview, conducted in Greenville, South Carolina, Jake Baumhofer (14) interviews his mom, Lisa Baumhofer (45), about how moving around had an effect on her. Lisa talks about how she grew up in a military family and therefore moved...

Sydney’s Memories

Since I visited friends instead of family this Thanksgiving, I decided to interview my 15-year-old sister, Sydney, at our house. Before I got into the main questions, I had her tell the listners a little bit about herself. Then, I...

Interview with my grandfather

This is a recording of me asking questions to my about his life.