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...

Interview with Jose Morales

Interview about Immigrating to the United states.

My Family’s Story

The story of how my grandpa came to the mainland from Puerto Rico and how my mom grew up out of poverty.

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...

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.


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

The Beauty of Growing Up in Two Cultures

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

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.

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...

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...

November 24, 2018

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

Alina Lopez and Alex Wu

Creating Community Through Sharing Stories: A conversation with Alina Lopez, a hardworking Puerto Rican mom born in Chelsea, Massachusetts, where she shares her life story highlighting her strong culture and family memories.

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.

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...

Triunfando en la Adversidad: La Inspiradora Historia de Yolieny, Inmigrante Profesional en Puerto Rico USA.

Yolieny (44 años), nos narra su travesía migratoria desde la partida de su tierra natal Republica Dominicana, La entrevista con Yolieny, una inmigrante profesional que llega a Puerto Rico territorio de los Estados Unidos, revela sus desafíos al intentar ejercer...

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.

“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...