Lisa Snyder and Heather Stocker

One Small Step partners Lisa Snyder (69) and Heather Stocker (48) discuss mental health, autism, and their concerns about their own political parties.

Travis Tavana’s Interview of Terri Tavana & Zona Taylor: Women Growing Up vs. Society

Travis, a student at Eastern Michigan University located in Ypsilanti, MI, conducts this interview. He questions his grandma, Zona Taylor and his mother, Terri Tavana, on June 14th of 2023. The three of them discuss Zona Taylor and Terri Tavana’s...

Kenisha Mahajan and Mia Payne

Friends Kenisha Mahajan (15) and Mia Payne (17) talk about immigration, climate change, the importance of youth voices, and their hopes for the future of New York City.

Kat Liebowitz and Cadigan Periello

[Recorded: Friday, July 21, 2023] This One Small Step conversation was recorded in Charlottesville, Virginia as part of the Sorensen Institute’s summer High School Leaders Program in 2023. Kat Liebowitz (17) from Alexandria and Cadigan Periello (16) from Charlottesville discuss...

2 Dance Teachers in College

Erynn (18) and Anna (21) danced together Anna’s senior year of high school and Erynn’s eighth grade year. Erynn is conducting this interview to get Anna’s perspective on being a college student and a dance teacher at the same time,...

Our Eyes Have Seen (Episode IV: Life and Times of Thomas Henry Sheffler)

Part I: A multigenerational conversation about the events in history that we witnessed and how they affected us. We talk about culture, war, television, media, historical influences, points of view and legacy. Part II: Uploaded separately as Teacher Talk -...

Kenneth Miller and Michael Gorin

One Small Step partners Kenneth "Ken" Miller (82) and Michael Gorin (71) discuss their Catholic upbringings, personal political values, and political figures they've both admired.

Best Friend Chit Chat

Just two teenage girls talking about life, conspiracy theories, the new generation, and a couple of would you rather questions!

Austin Reilly and Aaron Cummings

One Small Step conversation partners Austin Reilly (29) and Aaron Cummings (23) talk about feminism, culture, and the differences between and learnings from Gen Z and Millennial generations.

Faith Martin and Lisa Tanner

One Small Step partners Faith Martin (48) and Lisa Tanner (55) discuss their concerns about political polarization, how we can make political dialogue more productive, and the power of Gen Z.

Kieryn McCann and Samuel Ketner

One Small Step partners Kieryn McCann (28) and Samuel "Sam" Ketner (56) discuss growing their own food, how COVID fueled online divisions, and what frustrates them about their own political "side."

How She Became Who She Is Today

The deep rooted issues in our childhood that created our strengths and weaknesses in our life today. How social norms have affected our perspective on our way of life.

Gen Z vs Boomers (Mental Health)

Today I interviewed my friends Maria Flores and Blake Para. We discussed many topics about current issues and its impact of mental health.