Identity, Survival &a Resilience: Students Sharing Wisdom

Interview of Elizabeth Rayburn-Snyder WRTG 090 by Cheryl Williams COMM A305 UAA

FMHS Humanities 10th grade project

My grandmother’s experiences living in Alaska when it became a state

The Spirit of Denali
October 10, 2018 App Interview

David Lucchino remembers attempting to climb Denali with a NOLS expedition led by Phil Powers and Jim Ratz in 1994. What he learned along the way was more important than the summit.

Alex & Alex’s interview

We recapped important elements to surviving going to college here at UAA. We learn interesting components of Alex & Alex’s backgrounds.

Glenda Miller and Olivia West

Olivia West talks with fellow church member Glenda Miller about her life as a Missionary Nurse in Brazil, people who have inspired her, and how she came to know Christ.

Mount Foster

G David Foster tells William Foster, his grandson, about his experience of researching and climbing Mount Foster in Alaska.

Alaska Shenanigans (A Brown Girl in a New World)

Liliana Talamantes moved from El Paso, Texas all the way to Alaska for college. She did encounter some discrimination because of her skin color.

My cat is the most important person in my life

In November 2017 Jacey Pallas interviews Holden Arnold about how his cat is the most important person in his life.

Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017

Mrs. Gail Wade grew up in a small island in Alaska before it became a state. She talks about her dynamic life and fondest memories.

Dax Lauwers and Jedediah Smith
September 29, 2021 OSS Hub

One Small Step conversation partners Dax Lauwers (30) and Jedediah Smith (44) talk about the need for discourse in politics, their political beliefs, and how the country can come together.

Ouida Parker and Constance Quinley
October 4, 2021 OSS Hub

One Small Step conversation partners Ouida Parker (78) and Constance Quinley (63) talk about the changing political landscape, equity, and Alaska.

A conversation with an Alaskan cyber security professional
November 30, 2021 App Interview

I needed to talk to someone who I didn't know a whole lot about but wasn't boring. So I chose a family friend who grew up in Alaska and later moved to L.A.

Alaska, Appalachia and beyond: Paulist Father Michael Martin’s True Tall Stories

You can’t miss Paulist Father Michael Martin in gatherings of his community. He’s known as the “tallest Paulist.” His height exceeds a standard door frame. Walking with a cane, his is a commanding yet tender figure in the line of...

Kyle Battershill Interviews Herb Brown
November 25, 2022 App Interview

Battershill interviewed Brown, his grandfather, for the Great Thanksgiving Listen, 2022. Some of the topics discussed are World War 2, the work force, and various family stories.

Overcoming Adversity

Kelly Perry talks about her childhood and the difficult challenges she faced.