Week 1 interview

Interview my friend who has a very strong Indian culture background.

Importance of Family

My father’s life being an immigrant in the United States and what it meant to be a Filipino.

Patrick Rollin Interview with Dad

We began talking about the intersection of culture and politics. We then examined the polarization in politics and current Presidential nominees.

Mavbuddies Cultural Interview

Ethnographic interview for the Language Partner Program at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

You’re not in Kansas anymore!

We discussed Andrew’s life in Kansas versus his life in Birmingham as it relates to history, culture, food, politics, etc.

Generations Project by James Ingram (Part 3)

I am interviewing a close friend in this recording. Her name is Jaylyn Hill.

More Than Just My Mom

I asked my mom to talk about the cultural obstacles and all the experiences and hardships she had to go through when she just moved to America.

Peruvian Alonso Speaks About Culture Shock

Interviewing a fellow MCBS colleague about the culture shock he has experienced moving from Boston to Peru to Orlando.

Thanksgiving family interview

Our family background and its influence on us, and my mother’s personal aspirations and perspectives.

Working in Another Language

Despite being in Japan for the earthquake in 2011, Gerald Hirshberg doesn’t tell that story, because stories of interacting with the place and the people are far more earthshattering. In November of 2017, Kate Hirshberg interviewed her grandfather, Gerald ‘Jerry’...

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.

My Grandmother

This is an interview with my grandmother who has lived a very full and interesting life. From growing up in a poor village in Greece, to traveling across the ocean to the United States in the seventies, she has gained...

Rahaf Abdallah and her mother, Azza Ghanem, talk about their lives growing up in Egypt and America.

In this interview, conducted in December 2017 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Rahaf Abdallah (16) interviews her mother Azza Ghanem about her life growing up in Egypt and in America. Azza shares her stories about education and living the...

Problems with Gender and Self Esteem

Four high school men discuss the effects of males with low self esteem. Also how this topic can connect to the political process.

Tk, Maddy, and Marcos talks about a big question here is why, why do we put children and even adults in a box of limitation.

We are discussing this because it shows how parents today values so much about how boys should be boys and girls should be girls. This matters because it shapes your views how you expects others to be and it shape...

Pop Culture in My Dad’s Time

A brief discussion of pop culture in the 70s and 80s, specifically music and subcultures from a high school perspective.

“Nothing in life was taken for granted and you have to basically work your way through hardships and obstacles”
November 26, 2017 App Interview

In this interview, Alvin interviews Jican and asks him about his life experiences and adversities. He asks about Jican’s childhood and whether or not he celebrated Thanksgiving in the past. Jican responds with advice based on the hardships he faced...

Sean Park Interview

Sihee Park and her son Sean Park bond and talk about her past. Sihee Park Comes to the U.S. with her husband expecting nothing. Many hardships were thrown in their way such as language and culture but still made it...