China to the U.S. during the Gold Rush

Leonard Hom recounts how his grandfather moved from China to the United States during the Gold Rush and what it was like growing up in a Chinese community in the United States. His grandfather's bold decision to cross the Pacific...

Sue Zhong Describes Growing Up in China and the Challenges yo Raising Kids
November 25, 2017 App Interview

Sue Zhong talks about the life and hardships of living in Revolution - era China. Then, she explains the intricate and complicated process to raising a child.

Janet talks with her Dad about his childhood and education in China

My father and I discuss his childhood in China- including his academic achievement, life after the devastating Tangshan earthquake of 1976, and his participation in the Tiananmen Square protests.

My dad talks about his trough of life

Minghui: Have you ever experienced a trough of life? How did you get through it? Dad: Ever since I was about 5 or 6 years old, I’ve always been baffled by a question: why are we alive? What is the...

From Hurt To Healed

“After every air raid we would have to count heads to make sure everyone was okay”. On January 1, 2019, 14 year-old Taylor Huie interviewed her grandmother, Sylvia Huie, about her experience escaping the Japanese-Chinese War in the 1930s when...

Life Before the Internet in China

An interview of my father about the life before Internet was invented and how information was sent when he was my age.

Assignment 2

Interviewed my dad about the connections his business has with the Chinese and how they got that close relationship.

Conversation between Brayden Hong(13) and his grandmother Margaret Fu(72)

In this interview conducted in December 2019 in Piedmont, California. Brayden Hong interviews his grandma about her childhood and how it what it was like escaping China and immigrating to the United States.bMargaret Fu shares stories about her job, family,...

From China to the United States

My dad and I talk about his childhood growing up in a small Chinese village, his experiences as a seaman, and his pursuit of a better education.

Ralph Kayler talks to a student from Pentwater Schools about his experiences in The Korean War.

Background information on Ralph Kayler before the war and why he joined. A discussion of his time in boot camp and various types of training he received. Information about his time in Germany before going to the Korean Penninsula. A...

Addy and Cheng

All about Cheng's life and experience in his life so far.

Progress and Paradox

I interviewed my neighbor (age 64) who shared some of his experiences about his life including time in the Peace Corps.

Research MCBS Interview

we had to record an interview for class

Interview with my Mom
December 14, 2017 App Interview

My mom, Meili, talks about our family and her life living in China and Turkey.

Rambling WWII history in China according to Stephen L. Wu

I asked my Dad, age 81 who was the most influential person in his life, and his happiest moment. He is one on 13 children. His father is John CH Wu - whose own dramatic life story is intertwined with...


Wei Sun talks about his college experience in TshingHua, a research university established in 1911