the power of support

My dad had a hard life trying to take care of family while pursuing his own dreams. Even without the support of close ones, he pushed through and made it to the U.S., achieving his goals and setting new ones...

interview with michael gomez

In this interview, I asked my father about his family, his childhood, starting his career, and raising me and my siblings.

Susan Reid

Grandparents and her family and how she got to kodiak

Alexa Albert learns about the life of her Dad, Harris Albert

In his interview, conducted in EHT, New Jersey on November 26, 2017, Alexa Albert shares stories about her Dad’s involvement in the military. He also talks about his childhood and what makes him the man he is today. Alexa and...

Trent Andrews & Ginnie Peters

Springtime is planting season on farms all across the country. The stress of the season can take its toll: farmers have one of the highest suicide rates of any profession in the United States. For more than 35 years, Matt...

Roman Coley Davis & Dan Marek

Private First Class Roman Coley Davis grew up in a small town in South Georgia. After graduating from high school in 2004, he joined the military. By the time he was 20 years old, Roman found himself 7000 miles away...

Russell Wadsworth & Remmick Wadsworth

Russell Wadsworth, 28, and his brother Remmick, 27, have been inseparable their entire lives. They both have autism, and as kids, they had trouble with social interactions. But being just a year apart meant that they always had one another...

Joshua and Alexa’s Interview

My name is Joshua Bookamire and this is an interview that I did with my wife for my interpersonal communication class. Hope you enjoy!

Dennis Simmonds & Roxanne Simmonds

On April 15, 2013, two explosives placed near the finish line of the Boston Marathon detonated within seconds of each other, killing three people and injuring over two hundred others. In the days following the attack, a massive manhunt took...

Do Not Avoid the Difficult Things

How does the child of immigrant parents become a greatly respected and successful businessman, with nothing but diligence and hard work? On November 28, 2017, Jade Mars interviews her father Michael Karlin in Beverly Hills California. He will talk about...

Thanksgiving interview
December 1, 2017 App Interview

For class I was told to interview someone from my family over Thanksgiving. I couldn’t interview someone older in my family so I invited my mom. I asked questions about her life and her experience. Some of the things I...

Interview with Joyce Frye

Joyce Frye, resident of Morrison Village (2503 Old Mobile Ave, Pascagoula, MS 39567) is interviewed by Reba Brown, Library Assistant 1 from Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library on Thursday, May 16, 2019. Ms. Frye discusses her pets, why she moved...

Angelica’s interview

Angelica was 20 yrs old when she first immigrated to the United States. She has now lived in Austin, Texas for 26 years, where she was filled with aspirations to just make a better life for herself and now for...

Dalal’s Life

In this interview, Dalal speaks about the things that are most important to her in life. She tells about her childhood, family, job, and the most important lessons she’s learned in life.

Interviewing Mrs. Johnson

I got to know more about Ms. Johnson’s life and why she’s so passionate about what she does.

My Nana (the Scicilian One)

I sit down with my Nana (grandma) who is 82, turning 83 in a couple weeks. We talk about her childhood, her job, what it was like when she got a divorce, and how much she loves her family.

Interview with my mom!

We spoke a lot about my mom’s past and her decision making.

Gma Clark

We talked about her brother and sisters and family airline. We talked about her job as a teacher and where she went to school.

The Boat To a New Cluture

On November 24th in Los Angeles California, 14-year-old Jason Marounian interviewed his dad, Arthur Marounian. Arthur Marounian was an immigrant from Lebanon. He came to America because of the civil war in 1983. When Arthur was a kid he played...

A Man Of Short Words
November 26, 2017 App Interview

My name is Kelly Ta. I am 15 years old. Today is November 26, 2017. I am recording this interview in Whitehall, Pennsylvania. I am speaking with Vince Ta, who is my father.

Interview with Dabash Worku Pt. 2

For this EDF StoryCorps interview, I elected to interview my family’s seratenya, Dabash Worku whom I consider to be an integral member of our family. Prior to this interview, Dabash gave notice that she would cease working with her employer...