Teacher’s Past

Thomas Wilson talks about how he grew up and became who he is today. He tells us what motivates him everyday and what motivated him to become a teacher. Finally he shares a little bit about his childhood memories.

Differences between Indiana and Florida

My Grandma and I talked about how different the seasons are, how the teacher style has changed, and why she moved to florida

Coronavirus impacts 5/23/20

Among the topics discussed were how daily life is like, how technology is utilized in a pandemic and how social relationships are like.

Joseph Costigan

David Costigan (90) talks with two of his sons about growing up in Bloomington, IL. Also discussed life as teacher and coach in Quincy, IL and his family's legacy of service to the US.

Grandpa interview

I asked some questions about the main things in his life.

Esplai Life
August 16, 2018 App Interview

Eduard talked about Esplais and his experiences in there.

Become a biographer project

I only got to four questions out of six but one of the first questions that I asked got a very interesting response. All in all it was quite an informative interview about someone that I didn’t know too much...

Interview Suzanne Grunhard

I talked to my mom about some of the choices she made to move to South Carolina and Bloomington, and I asked about how I was as a child.

Interview With A Previous COVID-19 Nurse's Assistant

Morgan Lee (17) converses with her brother, Braxton Lee (22) about what it was like working as a non-certified nurse's assistant during the COVID-19 pandemic, only two years into his career. They discuss family, future plans, and happiness.

Dad Interview

I interviewed my dad. I was kinda nervous but it was fun.

Quarterback in Quarantine

Talked with Reece Lozano on how quarantine has affected his athletics and spring training.

A way for me to know more about my mother.

She talked about her lifestyle and things she likes. Then she talked about what she hopes for me to be like in the future.

Maxine 100 Years: Working for RCA and Getting Married

Iris Maxine Pontius worked at RCA starting in the late 1930s and continuing until her retirement in 1978. During WWII, she was part of a secret project building electronic devices to help the war effort. Later she helped build an...

Sunday Soup and Stories: Brainchild of Harriet Castrataro and Vicki Pappas

Nearly 200 soups and nearly 100 stories have been shared at the Sunday Soup and Stories club in Bloomington, Indiana. The 20 or so members help choose the date, the host, and what they will bring: an appetizer, a soup,...

Talks with grandma

We talked about my grandma’s childhood. She also gave some life advice and wisdom.

Interview with Mom

We talked about a few things happening during quarantine and some of her best older memories.

English 111

I asked her questions related to what made her into the person she is today. I also asked her questions related to memories that will stick with her for the rest of her life.

StoryCorps Project

Interview with famous jazz musician, author, and professor Monika Herzig.

Mary S. (Puts) Costigan with two of her sons Joseph and Paul Costigan February 2022

Mary S. Costigan (nee Ensenberger) age 91 speaks with two of her sons about stories from her youth in Bloomington, IL and her rich family life.

Nana’s World View

Susan Herbin And her 18 year old Granddaughter, Alexis Smith do a interview into the world view and life of Alexis’s Grandmothers life.