2019 English II Summer Project

My grandmother talks about her childhood and how it was like in the 1900s. My grandmother also talks about how my mother behaved as a child.

Grandpa Marzo

My grandpa spoke to me about how his life has been altered by his children and his mother who taught him to be strong and passionate.

Vietnam War interview

Irma is a grandmother that lived during the Vietnam War. The lady that is talking in Spanish, Lianys, is translating for her

Interview with my Abuelo

We talked about his job and what he did, his background, and his family’s background.

Arroz con Habichuelas

Angela Torres Padro discussed her rice and bean recipe and her life on the farm.

Chief Kevin Aviles

Chief Aviles talks about his time before his time in the Navy, during, and after the military.

A one of a life time lesson

In this interview conducted on January 13, 2019 in Irvine California, Diangelo Guevara, which is 16 years, interviews his grandfather, William Rodríguez, about his childhood in the country of Puerto Rico. Mr. Rodriguez shares stories about his harsh childhood and...

Martha Hampton talks about growing up and life overseas.

This is an interview of Martha Hampton. In this interview, she speaks about her childhood in Puerto Rico, her time in the army, and her advice to the next generation.

Loving Mother

Interview of my moms most important moment in her life which was giving birth to me and my sister

Interview with my dad

In this interview my dad talks about growing up in Puerto Rico and joining the army. He talks about all the places he traveled to and his favorite memory growing up.

Manuel Perez-Carrillo and his father

A conversation about my father’s life in Puerto Rico and new info. on his dad

November 24, 2018

My grandmother tells me about her life in Puerto Rico and how she got to where she is today.

Wilma talks to her granddaughter about catholic school, growing up around the block, and meeting her husband.

Wilma and her granddaughter Amy discuss her journey to the United States, growing up in catholic school, meeting her husband at 15, and family life.

The Moving Train

This is an interview for The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2018. Myself, Alia Yannone, interview my grandmother, Judy Smith in Brigantine, New Jersey on November 22, 2018. We discuss how my grandma grew up and what she has experienced over her...

Nicholas Alvarez & Edwin Byass

Edwin Byass was born in Puerto Rico but grew up in the Bronx. He cleaned shoes and worked in factories. Later he moved to Medford where he had 5 kids and bought a house. He loved to travel so he...

The Great Thanksgiving list

I talked about his childhood and how things were growing up for him