“People all day long tell me how they love my accent… [it was] something I had to learn to accept.”

Jaylyn asks Julie about her experience her in America after immigrating from the UK. Julie first came to America for business trips then she got the opportunity to start a marketing group in California. The reputation of California alone gave...

More Questions

An interview between a student and a principal. Several questions about things that happen in school were explained so that students can get answers.

My story matters

We learned about immigration and wey know more about each other

Interview with my Aunt

Family History and her life as a child and how it was like being a child of Chinese immigrants

Thanksgiving listen VG WCCC

This is my sisters and my moms expierence of coming to the us and their life

“It’s one of those countries everyone forgets about,” says every American to ever exist.

Long, long ago before there were iPhones, there was cassette tapes, Madonna and neon leggings. Welcome to the ’80s! On November 25 of 2018, 15-year old Lena Rohan interviews her mother, Mirela Lisicar-Rohan on what it was like being an...

War Can’t Destruct Love

“My childhood was actually great!” In November of 2018, ninth grade student, Olivia Foxman interviewed her grandmother, Shelly Foxman. Olivia learns about Shelly’s admirable  childhood post World War ll. Shelly’s story starts in 1951 in Chicago, but her family’s story originates...

The History of My Grandparents

I asked my mother questions about her parents lives.

Life as an immigrant

In this interview my cousin is talking about her experience of coming to the U.S. She is now 37 years old and came her when she was just 15.

Crearse con padres inmigrantes

Hermanas hablando sobre la experiencia de crecer con padres inmigrantes

Family

Mia Puerto talks to her mom Pam Puerto, about her childhood in Louisiana and what it was like growing up. The interview is conducted in Egg Harbor Township, NJ. Pam Puerto talks about her Christmas’s and Summers in Honduras. She...

Fireside Chat with my Father
November 25, 2018 App Interview

In this interview, my father talks about his childhood and his work experiences and how they have affected him.

Nama
November 25, 2018 App Interview

We talked about my grandmother’s and mother’s childhoods.

Florence Fuchs Shares Stories About Her Family

During our conversation, which took place at the Oceanside Library on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, Florence talked about her parents, sisters, and time she spent with her father while commuting from Long Beach into the city. The stories shared with...

Father and Daughter (Vietnamese)
September 21, 2018 App Interview

My father, who is an immigrant in America, confessed to me about how he struggled to settle his and his family’s life in America also revealed his hopes for his children in a better country

Common Ground Tacony: Janice Monzo-Perry

This week I interview my cousin Janice Monzo who is originally from South Philadelphia 5th & Dudley Sts, but worked all over the city with the Salvation Army for 34 years. While working for the Salvation Army Janice’s job was...

Growing up in two different countries

I’n this interview two girls share their stories about growing up in Guatemala and Puerto Rico and then later in life both of the girls ended up moving to the US.