World history oral history project

Where he lived and how he lived throughout his life. His best moments of his life.

My nanas heart

My grandma is the joy of my life. She’s always there for me and always doing everything she can to take care of all 6 of us grandkid. My nana is selfless and it’s great but at the same time...

Narrative of Bilal

Bilal is 17 at the time of this interview. He moved from Oman the United States a year and a half before this recording, and he shared many personal experiences from all facets of his life.

“I tried and I Love You.”

Michael Viechweg (finally) interviews his mother Teresa Viechweg! Teresa describes her family and childhood in Grenada, W.I., her life in Canada (plus travels), and her faith in God.

Lolo Cheers

My grandfather talks about his life growing up in the Philippines, his life as a teacher, working in war-torn Kuwait, and how he came all the way to the U.S.

Angela tells her life story, from having an above average intelligence to a devastating brain injury.

Angela was born with an above average intelligence, reading her first novel by age five, beginning college at eight, and receiving her doctorate by 18. After a 25-year career in the military, she experienced various explosions, one of which, in...

Interview with John Betlyon, Desert Storm and OEF veteran

Interview with Lt. COL (ret.) and former Penn State professor John Betlyon regarding his time in the military

Muhammad Adil Interviews His Father Adil Sheikh

In this interview, conducted in November 2017 in Mount Laurel, New Jersey, Muhammad Adil (13) interviews his father Adil Sheikh about his life and what he has gone through. Adil shares his most difficultand happiest memories. Also he shares what...

Opa’s Ross Interview

We talk about some of his memories from his past and how he gotten the great memory in the military

Interviewing my mom

In this interview conducted in November 2017 in York, Pennsylvania. I interview my mom Ayesha Yahya (35) about her childhood and family traditions. She shares her memories traveling to Saudi Arabia and India. She talks about her favorite hobbies and...

mi madre

My mother, Julie Rice-Witherell and I talk about life growing up, parenting, and life lessons.

Chanler Wright interviews an Army Sergeant

I asked a retired army Sergeant about the desert storm war in Saudi Arabia.

Growing Up in Saudi Arabia

My mom had a nice conversation with me about her experiences growing up in a foreign country and how her middle school life was

A Country and Military Life

Grew up in Lonoke, Arkansas and worked in produce farm and saw mill. Joined army in 1984 and left in 2004. Influenced by step dad and metal shop teacher. Running in basic training was hardest. Hardest part was missing his...