Kasia Frenette

A quick funny story of an childhood memory.

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...

Family food traditions: In Good Faith

The participants at the In Good Faith x Homecooked dinner event shared food traditions from their families.

One Small Step: Brett's family

One Small Step questions recorded at the IRIS Run for Refugees on 2/3/19.

Interview with Grandma Spillane: TheGreatListen2018

In this interview, on November 11th, 2018, Lauren Orsi (15) interviews Geraldine S. Spillane (83) about current events, past events, and her life story. She adds that “most things were rationed during World War II” and “many people did not...

Grandpa Elmer

We talked about my Grandpa’s life and family.

Mom

A variety of topics, including community, socialization, influential relationships, and family history.

One Small Step: Brett

One Small Step questions recorded at the IRIS Run for Refugees on 2/3/19.

James A. Kennedy- Husband, Father and Police Officer

I talked with my dad about his career as a police officer and the experiences he’s had over the years.

One Small Step: Kezia and Ashley

One Small Step questions recorded at the IRIS Run for Refugees on 2/3/19.

Daniel Wolf and his grandma Sheila Goldfarb discuss Sheila’s interesting and eventful life

This interview took place on November 24, 2017 in Rancho Santa Fe, CA. The interviewer is Daniel Wolf, who is interviewing his grandma, Sheila Goldfarb. The interview talks about Sheila’s childhood, teen years, adult life, having children, and her eventual...

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....

Comm 245 Project

This is an interview with my neighbor, Elena, who has impacted my life immensely.

Grandma Helen Gettemy

A pre-thanksgiving conversation about life’s poignant moments

Naja and her grandmother, Beverly Davis, talk about her experience immigrating to this country, their family, and her childhood.

In this interview, conducted on December 5, 2018 Beverly Davis shares, with her granddaughter Naja, some experiences of overcoming challenges when she first came to this country when she was 27. For example, she describes how it was a lot...