The Great Thanksgiving Listen

My brother Teddy tells me about practically his life story so far and what he’s learned through his opportunities.

Boris Mirkin’s Interview

Boris talks about his life in the Soviet Union and his experiences with the people aroun him. Boris contrasts his life in America to his life in Russia and why he believes the world is changing for the better.

Grandma (Roberts) Smithson

This is an interview with my grandma. She relays memories from her childhood and discusses the hardships of growing up after her father died. She also talks about how these experiences made her who she is today and that she...

English Period 1-Interview
December 2, 2019 App Interview

Ivan li interviews his father, Tom Wong about the hardships in immigrating to another country. In addition, the two discuss family situations and motivations towards said discisions.

APUSH interview (Morgan Debrah)

This interview was about her life in Ghana and how life has changed throughout the years. She also went into depth about the struggles she has endured.

Emmanuel Adebanjo and his dad Isaac Adebanjo talk about the process of Immigration and Change

In this interview, conducted in June 2, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois, Emmanuel Adebanjo (18) interviews his father Isaac Adebanjo (59) about his journey and lessons learned from Nigeria to America. My dad shares his stories about his childhood, inspirations and...

The Journey

This interview was about my aunt’s journey to the U.S. and the adjustments she made in a new environment.

My grandfathers interview

My grandfathers journey to getting to the United States, and the things he’s accomplished along the way

Vladimir Solomonovich: The Experience

My close family friend tells me about what it's like to move across the globe at the ripe age of 21 and leaving everything he ever knew behind in his small Russian home town.

“Live life, enjoy to the fullest. Don’t look back just go forward”

Rachel Hayimov interviews her mother Margarita Kholdarova. She learns about her moms childhood and the changes that came about in her life. It was a chance for Rachel to get to know her mom more and about her past. She...

Roark Psychology Project_Cohen

My grandmother reflects on her teenage years and the massive amounts of opportunities that teenagers (especially girls) have now.

Voices of Vision: Voucher Holder Seeking Opportunities Moves Speak

Jasmonae talks about growing up in Plano as a child and the positive impact of living in a diverse community had on her after her mother moved her family from Dallas with her voucher.

The Great Listen

This interview is about how life was like for my older brother who grew up in Bangladesh. I thought it would be interesting to find out how his childhood was like seeing how it is much different from the childhood...

"Coming Soon to a Superhero Movie Near You." an interview with Lindy Elkins-Tanton and Evgenya Shkolnik

How rare is it for women to be lead investigators on robotic space missions? This conversation featured two of the very first women to hold that distinction. So, of course, they’re close friends. The lead investigator role requires bringing a...

Jenny Rask Interviews Father Gene Rask. Getting ready to move from Butte, Montana to Portland Oregon. Interview 6

Jenny Rask: 2020-09-05 23:36:46 Jenny Rask Interviews Father Gene Rask. Getting ready to move from Butte, Montana to Portland Oregon. Growing up with Lee and Ray Rask in Butte. Mike, Gene, Lee and Ray. Their bond and tight everlasting relationship,...

Dad's Immigration Story

My father talks about his first memories in America, the opportunities available here, and how much he values it.

“…seeing them happy is worth it”

Today in Flushing, New York, Leah Song interviewed her mother Mijin Song. She was able to catch a glimpse of her mother's childhood and lessons she learned throughout her life. During her mother's childhood, she experiences situations like a dysfunctional...

A Woman’s Reflection on life growing up in Mexico and the hard-to-reach opportunities found there

This interview, was conducted on November 26th, 2017. Lucila Suarez (my mother) answers my questions regarding her home, siblings, parents, town, school, etc. Additionally, I ask questions about the opportunities that she had as a young ambitious teen and how...

“Follow Your Heart”

The Great Thanksgiving Listen is a seasonal event offered by StoryCorps in order to create an oral history of those within the United States. People from various ages and backgrounds have an opportunity to interview those who have affected their...

La historia de mi Padre

In this interview, conducted in December 2, 2019 in Los Angeles, CA, Janet Luna (16 year old) interviews her father Maximino Luna (49 year old) about his experience on immigrating to the U.S at a young age. Max also discusses...