talking with my mommy
November 27, 2018 App Interview

talking about my mother moving to the United States

Valerie McCloud and Halley Cole

One Small Step partners Valerie McCloud (62) and Halley Cole (28) discuss the level of discord and intolerance in the country, the diversity in their friend groups growing up, and Black Lives Matter.

Carol Amster and Michael Brooks

Michael talks to his friend Carol (78) about the development of the Jewish community in Ann Arbor and working together at Hillel.

Aidan Lewis and Jerry Yang

Jerry Yang is 22 years old and has been living in America for the past 7-8 years. We talked about the Chinese culture and how it fairs against American culture. We also talked about assimilating to different cultures and what...

Tao Tu and Alex Wu

Andover Stories of American Identity: Alex Wu sits down to interview his exceptional math tutor, Tao Tu, about his childhood as a math prodigy in China, immigrating to the United States, and raising his family, including his two daughters.

Alex Edillor and Alexander Edillor

Alex Edillor (65) and his son Alexander Edillor (20) talk about what it means to be Filipino in the US, and more specifically in the Central Valley. The two talk about their respective Filipino identities, Alex as a first generation...

Assimilation’s not always difficult.

Cody Galloway, a dual citizen of the United States and Australia, talks about how it’s not always difficult to move to another country.

Torn Between Two Cultures: On Being the Daughter of Immigrant Parents

Loyola University Chicago MSW student Kate Dawson talks with her best friend of many years, Chloe Kilano, about growing up with two immigrant parents from Iran. The two reflect on Chloe's experience of being a first-generation college student while challenging...