The Story of a First Generation Immigrant
February 25, 2019 App Interview

A story of family friend’s family background, leaving Mexico, & settling in the U.S. Also her life in the U.S. and her reflections as far as looking back on her past and her present life now as an immigrant.

Raluca Narita and Lucian Narita talk about life experience and coming to America

In this interview, conducted in December 3, 2017, Raluca Narita interviews her father (age 46) about his childhood, immigration to America and life experience in general. Mr. Narita speaks about life in a communist country and his career both in...

A Different Point of View

An interview about my father’s experiences during the Vietnam War, growing up in Vietnam, and being a first generation immigrant parent fleeing to America for more opportunities. Additionally, he talks about the hardships of being in a foreign county and...

Interview: My Mom

Here I interview my mother about her brief life in Ecuador and as that of an immigrant in the United States

The Life of a Vietnamese Immigrant

About 40 years ago, many Vietnamese people emigrated their country, from the Vietnamese War, to the United States in seek for the life widely known as the American Dream. Although some families still have a hard time to make ends...

Kana and Vivian Interview

Kana, my best friend, told her story of moving to America and the major change it was. She discussed the differences between the two and the obstacles she had to face.

New Immigrants Interview- Julie Kang

Interviewing my mom (Kyung Kang age: 40) and grandma (Sunyi Chin age: 70) about their experience immigrating to America

A heartwarming interview with my Vovo

I interviewed my grandmother from my mother’s side. I asked her some questions about her life, why she immigrated to the United States in 1988, and what she was thankful for Thanksgiving.

Angelica’s interview

Angelica was 20 yrs old when she first immigrated to the United States. She has now lived in Austin, Texas for 26 years, where she was filled with aspirations to just make a better life for herself and now for...

Interview with my tita auring
November 27, 2017 App Interview

I interview my grand aunt about life in America and in the Philippines

Amma Aboagye, Collingwise Osei-Aboagye, , , and

Collinwise Osei-Aboagye talks to his daughter, Amma Aboagye , about his childhood in Ghana, immigrating to the United States, his initial interactions with African Americans as a Ghanaian, and his connection with Ghanaian culture after living in the United States...

My Japanese Dad

I talked to my dad about his experiences in America and he gave me a few lessons about life too.

A 16 Year Old Girl’s Journey to America Alone /// A Proud Father

(Interview 1:) A story of how my nan, Mary Walsh, moved from Ireland to America. She was only 16 years old at the time, and made a successful life for herself despite having to leave her family behind. She also...

First Generation American

First generation American from Hong Kong talks about his first impression of America, hardships and pursuit of a better life.

Living History Project

It’s a story filled with experiences and living the American dream.

Traditions and A New Experience in America

My mom and I talked about where she grew up in the Philippines, the schooling she received there and family traditions that she remembered. We also talked about her experience coming to America.

I want people to remember me as a happy person

In the interview Leidy talks about her experiences coming to America, immigrating, happiness and the overall differences. The major differences she had to encounter was the language barrier and getting used to the culture. Leidy lives a happy life with...

Global Arizona with Lyes Garidi

Lyes, a French-American, gives his opinion on current events in the United States today as well as contrasting them with his history in France

Interview With My Father

My dad talks about his experiences and memories around the time of the Vietnam War, with having to flee the country, and eventually reaching America. He experienced hardships in America too as he had to learn the language and create...