“I️ would like my children, family, and students to remember me as someone who was fully focused and determined…”

I️ am Sierra Modesto and i️ interviewed my dad, Mark Modesto, for The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017. This interview took place on November 29, 2017 in my bedroom. The interview explains events and stories that took place throughout my dads...

Sophia Rodriguez and Erika Orozco

Sophia (age 17) interviewed her cousin from Colombia. They talked about everything her childhood, to her family, to her marriage, to living through the Covid-19 pandemic. They talked mainly about her personal and family life.

A Man Who Loves His Dog

John Mark is my uncle. He has a head injury from a ladder falling on him when he was a carpenter, and he can no longer work due too diablity. He talks about the 6 months spent in jail, and...

Eleanor Sapienza being interviewed by her granddaughter, Emily Rudolph got the Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017.

I (Emily Rudolph,16) interviewed my grandma Eleanor Sapienza (74) on November 25, 2017 in EHT, NJ. I learned a lot that I did now know about her. She shared her first memory and most recent memory. In addition, she told...

Brandon Rush Along With His Dad and Aunt Talk About Childhood Stories and Old Relatives

In this interview, conducted in EHT, NJ, Brandon Rush (17) interviews his father, Ted Rush (46) and aunt, Sherri (43) about their childhood and stories about old relatives. They share stories about how they have gotten in trouble as children....

Test Upload for the 2021 Great Thanksgiving Listen.

In this test recording Alexander Adair at Egg Harbor Township High School in Egg Harbor Township, NJ records a practice audio file for the 2021 Great Thanksgiving Listen. Alexander Adair is in 11th grade and is studying English 3 Honors.

Mother recalls day her fiancé died

Khalima Cottman,17, interviews her mother about the passing of her father. Crystal DeBerry, mother of 3, recalls the day that her fiancé Troy Cottman was murdered in their family home. She discusses everything from how they met, to the day...

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

In this interview recorded on November 28th, 2021, Valmir Mirville (16) interviews his mother Nadege Mirville (40) about her past experiences in Haiti as well as some experiences with marriage and motherhood. Nadege talks about how she meets Jean Mirville,...

Getting to know my dads life and father.

On thanksgiving in 2018 Edward Clark (16) interviews his Father Douglas Clark (57) for the Great ThanksGiving Listen in Egg Harbor Township NJ. Edward asks his dad about his life as a child and what he did. Ed also asks...

" My Life was a blessing from God"

Ella Douglass interviewed Kwangsoon Marchall about her life in Korea and her experiences with growing up in a christian household. Today is November 24th, the day after thanksgiving. Today she interviewed her Grandmother and we discussed her life in Korea...

Nicole Zimmerman and her mom Theresa talk about life, family and friends.

In this interview conducted in November 2021 in Egg Harbor Township New Jersey, Nicole Zimmerman (16) interviews her mom Theresa Zimmerman (44) about her childhood, how she met her husband, and some of the most influential people in her life....

“Wouldn’t Change a Thing”

This interview is held between a daughter and father, Amanda & Richard Brown. The interview is held in their basement, better known as The Foxhole. This conversation talks about anything from finding love to wild childhood memories. This interview unlocks...

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....