The Life and Wisdom of Shawn Stover

Shawn Stover is the much-admired and respected Reentry Coordinator at Ohio Means Jobs of Athens County. He tells his life story, discusses his work with people leaving prison, and shares words of wisdom.

Working and Living in Lisbon, Portugal 1992

Jennifer and her father Steve discuss his six months working and living in Lisbon, Portugal in 1992. He shares tales about what it was to live and work in a culture that had just joined the European Union after many...

Good Old Days

Civilization was different back in the day, technology wasn’t in the picture, and life was a lot more difficult.

Interview for English class

We talked about how different and how he came to America. Also that the laungages are different and hard to learn.

Karen Fine discusses growing up in Brooklyn and how she got to Highland Park

In this interview, conducted on November 26, 2017 in Deerfield, Illinois, Zach Fine (16) interviews his mother Karen Fine (48) about her childhood in Brooklyn. Karen shares experiences from her time in Brooklyn as well as her life in college....

Good Old Days

Learning how transportation, heating and cooling systems, packaging, and food industries have changed over time.

Family Is Everything

“I don’t care what people think, I will do anything and everything for my children.” On December 21, 2018, Daisy Salinas talked about her experience of leaving her home in El Salvador to come to the United States. She explains...

Chatting with Mom

We talked about many things that were important to my mom growing up and some ways of how she grew up.