Kira’s Test Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen, 2019

In this test recording, Kira Kolmetsky at Egg Harbor Township High School un Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey records a practice audio file for the 2019 Great Thanksgiving Listen. Kira is in 11th grade and is studying english.

Jeff Gordon; From New Jersey to California

In this interview we discussed what it was like for my uncle to move from New Jersey to California and how he has become who he is today.

Elena interviews her grandfather Frank.

This interview was taken on November 19, 2018 in Severna Park, Maryland. This interview includes Elena Tator (13) and her grandfather Frank Formica (77). He talks about where he grew up which was New Jersey. He was in school plays...

Elizabeth Collins and Michael Collins

Elizabeth "Beth" Collins (63) and her son, Michael Collins (33), discuss the life story of Elizabeth's father--Michael's grandfather--beginning with his childhood in China and his journey to the United States and ending with the time he spent with his family...


We talked mostly about his childhood. We also talked mostly about the most influential people in his life.

Spend the Day Working the Bay at Viking Village

Learn about the 3rd largest commercial fishing port in the United States and how they help to bring food to our tables. Started in the 1920s, Viking Village has become a leader in responsibly sourced seafood.

Mrs. Pasquarelli Fleeing Home Interview

Rachel, Ananya, and Mei are interviewing their orchestra teacher, Mrs. Pasquarelli, about her childhood home and parts of her current home.

Shawn McInerney, Midland CEO, Discusses Midland History with Dr. Ed Scagliotta, Founder of The Midland School in NJ.

On July 20, 2017, Midland's current President & CEO, Shawn M. McInerney, interviewed Dr. Edward Scagliotta, Former Executive Director and Founder of The Midland School - a nonprofit School and specialized program for children and young adults with intellectual and...

Brian Pollard's Experiences During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Interview conducted by myself, Victoria Arthus (19), of my boyfriend Brian Pollard (19), discussing his thoughts on the spread of the Coronavirus and how it has affected his life. Brian and I are both in the Rutgers Honors College.

Interviewing my Grandma Carol

I asked my grandmother about her childhood, my grandfather and her family.

In Your Own Words with Nicole Curvin

As a celebration of Black History Month, February 2018, Middlebury College's Davis Family Library has initiated a series of oral interviews, "In Your Own Words." In them, Literatures & Cultures Librarian Katrina Spencer engages members of the community who trace...

There was no technology back then, so people would communicate in person a lot more

Susan Ellsweig explains her life as a child in New Jersey, and the struggles and accomplishments of her 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...

Importance of Family

In this interview, Carly Settle interviews her grandmother, Cindy Ayers aka “Nanny”, about her family and childhood memories on Thanksgiving. This interview includes stories about her childhood memories in Brigantine. This interview focuses on the importance of family and how...

Stereotypes of New Jersey

We discussed the assumptions people have about New Jersey and if they are true or not.

Adventure 5 Project Pathway

Interview with my grandmother (Dianne Dowling) to evaluate her hierarchy of needs throughout her life