HOA extra credit – interview

In this interview, me and my mom talk about how she copes with immigrating to a new country and integrates her culture with a new culture to live in a new place.

Manal Vakil Interview Part 1

Manal Vakil, a childhood friend, talks about the identity crisis that comes with being the children of immigrants. She talks about how her life and the world has changed in the last few months, and what these changes mean for...

Experiences of a Hmong American student in the United States

Interview with a young Hmong American man about his family history and his own experiences growing up in America.

Kurt Hebeisen – Switzerland to USA (everything is better with an accent)

Swiss merchant marine finding love in Cleveland, OH, getting married and settling in a new country. Becoming a US citizen. Raising a family with English as a second language

No Regrets

Teenager, Vivian Lee (17) interviews her grandma (74) at their family home in New Jersey, Egg Harbor Township. Her grandma recalls the hardships she faced when she lived in China and how fortunate she was when she came to America....

Book Review Interview: My grandmothers experience as an immigrant to the US
April 12, 2022 App Interview

We discussed he experience immigrating to the US, the changes in her former home, creating a community, and acceptance and assimilation of immigrants.

Janice Ahn and Hannah Whang

Ms. Ahn shared her story about how Buddhism identifies in her life in high school, college, and now.

Jay, GY, and Alex Discuss Stereotypes

Jay and GY, Intensive English Program students from South Korea, discuss stereotypes with Alex, their Language Partner from the U.S. Stereotypes include ones that foreigners have of Korean people and ones they had before coming to the U.S.

Interviewing Dad: Thanksgiving 2019

On my dad's 58th birthday, I decided to sit down with him and talk about his journey through life as someone who grew up in the Chinese Cultural Revolution, saw the Berlin Wall go down, and then immigrated to the...

An Interview with my Mother

My mother and I talk about cultural differences between China and America, her immigration story, the Cultural Revolution, and generational differences.

Story Corps Interview for Chinese History Class: Culture and Education and the such

Regina and I have a conversation about her coming to America from China and how that affected her education and social life.

Family Interview: David’s Experience Growing Up Mixed In A Predominately White Neighborhood

I interview my father, David, as he recounts his experience with growing up as a White and Japanese individual.

Great Thanksgiving Listen

I just talked about how it was like for my mother in Vietnam, in America, and how she met my dad.

Perspective from the other side of the world

Peter explained the difficulties of moving from China to America during his high school and college years. Although there were difficulties, Peter also tell about the many blessings that came from coming to America.

The world through your eyes

I talked with a friend from Antigua about what it was like growing up in a different country. It was very inspirational to hear about the different things he has done as a child that we here in America might...

Rosemarie Timoney

Irish culture in Philadelphia and the founding of the Timoney School of Irish Dance