“Some of them as young as five and six had passed away throughout the course of the year”

Alex Semper Upton was a camp counselor for several years through many programs and leaderships. In this interview, she talks about becoming a certified lifeguard, putting on fun shows, and working with kids with Cystic Fibrosis. She talks about how...

Candace’s life

Emily (interviewer) interviews a pastoral leader in her church, Candace, about different big moments in her life. She starts out in her childhood and makes her way through events in Candace’s life. In this interview, you will hear about where...

James Kaskile Muyenga and Vera Carothers

James Kaskile Muyenga (41) speaks with StoryCorps facilitator and his daughter's tutor, Vera Carothers (24), about his journey from fleeing the Democratic Republic of Congo to living as a permanent refugee in Rhode Island. He speaks about taking on leadership...

Opal Lee Wiley/Juneteenth experience

Opal Lee shared her thoughts on Wiley College and what her experience looked like. Furthermore, she also informed us about what drove her to make Juneteenth a public holiday and why it was so important to her.

Living in My Mom’s Big and Adventurous World.

This is the story of a mother and how far she went to get to where she is now. This interview introduces my mom’s struggles, but also her successes. It is also an interview about her child hood and our...

Abigail Sharp- Leadership Interview

Abigail Sharp’s leadership abilities on campus in cheerleading and beyond.

Leader Interview and Analysis 1

This is an interview I conducted with my father in order to learn more about his leadership roles and what he believes it means to be a leader.

Parks and Recreation director

Parks and rec director who was hosting the event of planting trees and removing invasive species. He talks to us about how the Parks and Recreation Dpt hast transformed into this community driven dpt anr all the things that are...

Collin-CP parkrun Leader

Leader Collin shares with us how he and his wife got to organize and create a branch for parkun run College Park and all the cnages they have seen in the community ever since.

Talayeh: The Aesthetic

Taleyeh, Keyli and Jalyn are Highschool best friends in their Senior year. They mainly focus on understanding Taleyas passion for the Arts, especially photography. They talk about the internet’s impact on style and language.

Interview about leadership

I interviewed my good friend who is the senior nurse manager on an ICU at a local hospital. I asked her to describe her leadership experience, her thoughts on what makes a good leader, and things she is proud of...

The Student Leadership Challenge – Featuring Maddy Magaña

Maddy Magaña, ASB President, shares her journey of leadership and offers advice about the importance of a leadership position.

Interview with my grandma

In this interview, conducted on November 30, 2018, Sarla Kripalani (78) speaks about her various accomplishments- from being an important woman leader in her industry to being the president of a big organization.

Jane Johnson and Marie Blatz

Jane Johnson (62) interviews her aunt Sister Marie Jeanette Blatz (87) about her life and experiences as a nun.

A Selfless Kind of Leadership
December 11, 2017 App Interview

Interview with Caitlin regarding her leadership experiences.


Interview with my Big Sister about leadership and her role as a leader.

Hazel Gomez and Mark Crain

Mark Crain (33) interviews his wife, Hazel Gomez (36), about her upbringing in Chicago, her view on motherhood, and her work as a faith leader.

Dave Emenhiser, Church Member and Politician

Dave talks about his faith, childhood, job, memorable moments, and lessons he has learned in life. Dave has also run for city council numerous times and gives his stand on local government and policies.

Story Corps Interview w Mom – Life Lessons

This was a special interview with my mom because I got to see the insight of what she believes. Not only what she believes, but why she believes it. My last two questions were probably my favorite because I molded...

Katrina Thomas, Arthurine Harris, and Francine Strain-Jones

Katrina Thomas (33), Arthurine Harris (37), and Francine Strain-Jones (58) sit down to remember their beloved son, nephew, and grandson respectively. The trio shares fond memories of LaFrance and think about what lasting impact he will have on his family...

Self-Reflection and Awareness, Interpersonal Skills & the Ability to Grow Through Adversity: A Personal Journey

Adam English is a wrestling coach at the Northwestern School District. His passion for wrestling started at 5 when he joined youth wrestling and because of his wholeheartedness and commitment to the sport, he has been in the wrestling room...

“I became a geologist kinda of by accident.” an Interview with Luis Gonzalez

While an undergraduate at the University of Puerto Rico – Mayagüez, Luis Gonzalez couldn’t decide on whether he wanted to pursue a major in physics, chemistry, or mathematics. To his surprise, he found that he could do all three as...