Growing up in Hawaii with Melia

Melia talking about what it was like to grow up hi Hawaii and what she loved most about it.

"Education in traveling… You cannot buy that kind of education."
September 16, 2019 App Interview

Patricia Y. Wong speaks to Kona Historical Society during a Kupuna Health & Wellness Outreach Event at the Regency Hualalai, September 15, 2019

"Time… tick, tick, tick, time… You can't buy it, you can't earn it, nobody can give it to you."
September 16, 2019 App Interview

Robert Divers speaks to Kona Historical Society during a Kupuna Health & Wellness Outreach Event at the Regency Hualalai, September 15, 2019.

Grandma’s Hawaii: Cowboy Serials and $.10 Cent One Ton Minh

An interview with my grandma, Anne Lee Lewis. She grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii in the early 1900s. She was one of five sibling born to a Korean father who was a contract laborer on the early sugar plantations and...

Grandpa Chuck’s childhood antics

Grandpa Chuck talks about all the things he used to do when he was a kid in Hawaii.

History Class

We talked about early experiences of Malele and the most influential person in her life.

Mae Murnan (95) and granddaughter Tiffany Albrecht (46) with greats David & Bryce: ”young and younger”

Tiffany, Granddaughter, interviews Grandma, Mae Murnan, about the love of her life, her husband, Wilbur “Bill” Murnan. They met in Hawaii during the war, were married short months later, and the war was over a week after their honeymoon. She...

“I was so excited to go to real school, or what I called real school.”

In this interview between Megan Dixon (15) and her Grandma, Judy Dixon (80), Judy tells Megan about her life. Judy discusses her childhood, her transition between homeschool and public school, and her dream of becoming a teacher. Judy also tells...

Lloyd Lacy Jr.s Past

This interview is about my grandfathers childhood, his future dreams, his bad deeds as a kid, education, regrets, summers, entertainment, and the jobs he kept as a teen.

Luke Osterkamp and his mom, Ashley Osterkamp, talk about life stories.

In this interview, Luke Osterkamp interviews his mom, Ashley Osterkamp, on her life. The interview was conducted on November 25, 2018 in their home in Manhattan Beach, California. Ashley shares stories about her life and what she has learned throughout...

Changes in the community.

My dad’s experience in transitioning from a mainland style to a mentality of Aloha in Hawaii.

Growing up in a multicultural household and experiencing culture shock and bullying

A 15 year old and 13 year old talk about what it’s like going from being the majority to being the minority. They explain what it was like to grow up with multiple cultures and being different from everyone around...

Hawaii Stories, Part 1

Polly Schneider shares stories about her sister, Dorthy “Dot” living in Hawaii.

What was it like?

How life is a Hawaii in one perspective.

Sense of Place Kelly Watanabe

For this assignment I interviewed my father, Ryan Watanabe. He has lived in Hawaii, on O’ahu, all his life. We talked about his “sense of place” and how it has changed over time, environmentally and sociologically.

Sense of Place & Change

I interviewed my mom, about her idea and life experience of place and change. This interview is talking about “Sense of Place”. How place and people can impact individual identity and culture. How change in all aspects of life (political,...