Interviewing my Abuelita

I ask my abuelita about her life and she tells me important stories and in the end gives some very good advice about following who you believe in. The time limit didn’t allow us to say all that could have...

“I will never send you away”

In this interview, conducted on November 2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Victoria Diaz (16) interviews her mother Annette (51) about growing up in New York and being sent away at 16 years old. Annette shares the difficulties and...

Cristina Amador and Olivia Paschal

[Recorded on October 26, 2021] Cristina Amador ('24) and Olivia Paschal (PhD '26) share their experiences growing up in open-minded Christian households, the decisions that led them both to the University of Virginia, and their disapproval of partisan labels.

Yomari Cruz and Rebecca Sumner Burgos

Yomari Cruz (42) es entrevistada por Rebecca Sumner Burgos (48), coordinadora de enlaces comunitarios en La Casa Norte donde ella recibe asistencia de alimentos. Yomari habla de su rol como madre de un hijo con autismo, las adversidades que ha...

The Beauty of Growing Up in Two Cultures

A conversation between a mother and son about growing up in two cultures


We talked about Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Exchanged stories.

Getting to know Gio

We dive deep into the thoughts and feelings of the people who were affected by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.

Dad- childhood

Dad is telling a story from his childhood of the three lights. A story that parents used to scare kids.

Interview with Mirella Corea

We talked about how her life was growing up and how it is to live in Puerto Rico. We also havetalked about her family and parenting.


En esta entrevista, yo tuve la oportunidad de escuchar la historía de inmigración de Kristina Feliciano, mi compañera de SPN119. Su historía de sus abuelos me inspiró y también compartimos muchas similares juntas con la historía de inmigración de mi...

What were you like as a child?

In this interview, conducted in November 2018 over the phone, Caleb Santiago interviews his grandmother Carmen A. Santiago about her life. Mrs. Santiago shares stories about her family and how they were a blessing to her. She also talks about...

"I don't think I have a bad bone in my body…"

In this interview conducted on November 28, 2019 in Vineland, New Jersey, Alexandria Cotter, a student at EHTHS,interviews her Uncle Ismael Ventura Jr. about his life growing up. He shares stories about his siblings and parents. He explains how religion...

Growing up in two different countries

I’n this interview two girls share their stories about growing up in Guatemala and Puerto Rico and then later in life both of the girls ended up moving to the US.

November 24, 2018

My grandmother tells me about her life in Puerto Rico and how she got to where she is today.

A Talk With Mumzy pt.2

We spoke about her childhood and some memories she has. We also talked about her memories from my childhood and what she wants for me in the future.

Growing Up in Puerto Rico: Media in a US Territory

My name is Isabel Fasulka and I decided to interview my mom, Sarah Fasulka, about her life growing up in Puerto Rico. We talk about the similarities and differences between the media she consumed during her life in Puerto Rico...

Past Affecting The Present.

This is an interview between me the interviewer and my mom the interviewie. We discuss he past and how it has affected her and shaped her as a person to later shape me. My mother's story talks about events that...

Interview with Jose Morales

Interview about Immigrating to the United states.

Jailene and Eneida Sanchez, her grandma talk about her childhood days growing up in Puerto Rico.

In this interview recorded in Chicago, Illinois, Jailene Ortiz interviews her grandma, Eneida Sanchez about her childhood growing up in Puerto Rico. She shares her struggles she encountered living on an island with her parents not only providing for her...