What it was like to be in the National guard

My father Steve talks about his experience in the national guard during president Reagan

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

Talked a lot about different lessons learned throughout life

Mimi Interview

My grandma started off with a summary of her life. Then I asked her more specific questions.

Interview with Dad

I just asked my dad a couple questions about the impacts on his life and the legacy he wants

Thanksgiving 2017

History assignment given over Thanksgiving break asking students to participate in the Great Listen.

Great Thanksgiving Listen

An interview with my Grandma about her life.

Thanksgiving interview

Interview with my dad about his childhood and things that are important to him.

“Standing up” at UVA

Lois Doyle Schwall tells us a story about her time as a student at the University of Virginia in the late 1950’s and about how she literally and metaphorically stood up against racial segregation at the University.


We talked a lot about his favorite teachers and his memories of becoming a professor.

The Ronnie Kirven Story
November 30, 2017 App Interview

Talking about the values and trials of growing up impoverished in South Carolina, and life after that.

My chat with Grammy

Virginia Denning reflects on her life and the happy memories she has had with her family

Dearma & Kara
November 23, 2017 App Interview

Doris Philips, a proud mother of 3 and grandmother of 5, talks about her life growing up, getting married, raising children, and eventually having grandchildren.

Growing up

We talked about my dad’s childhood. We also talked about who was a bigger influence to him, his mom or his dad.

The Secret Work of a Family Member

This interview involves my aunt talking about her family life and her work in the CIA. She wishes to remain anonymous due to her position. (Sadly, my microphone stopped working and was unable to record the full conversation).

My mother’s childhood remeberances

We discussed my mom’s relationships with her family and friends through her childhood and her first jobs. We also briefly discussed how her life has been changed from being a parent.


First part of conversation with Aunt Jacqui