Immigration Project

I interviewed Miguel Veras on his immigration story from the Dominican Republic to the United States.

Interview with my grandmother.

We talked about my grandmother's family. We also talked about her life in Dominican Republic.

Interview with Grandma and Great Grandma

Talked with my Grandma and Great Grandma about what it was like immigrating from the Dominican Republic to the United States.

Uncle Juan, and his life as an immigrant barber

During this interview we talked about not being perfect, but finding perfection in that inperfection.

La Bruja

Felix Lopez (28) talks to Willa Green (23) about how Brujería disrupted a family apart.

Finding Her Way in America

Here I am talking to my mom, Raquel Caruso, about her life in America and her hopes and dreams for her children.

My Second dad.

He loves me very much and wishes me to do nothing but good. It’s okay to make mistakes as long as you learn from them.

Emigrate at 18s

My sister marceli and I talked about how difficult it has been for her as an immigrant to come to the States and her problems with college

All about their past.

We reviewed some things about life. How was life like back then.

My dead Grandfather ‘speaks’ on his life and death

I speak to my dead Grandfather about his life (and death) in the Dominican Republic and his views on the nation's history.

Interview with my Mother

In which I interview my mother and i laugh more than I talk. I ask her questions about how she grew up because she loves keeping that part of her a secret.

La historia de Mamá

We discuss a lot of heavy topics about her life. My mom teaches me a lot about her history, her dreams, regrets, and what she is thankful for.

Growing up in the Dominican Republic

My grandmother, Ana Trina Hernandez, and I talk about her adolescence and growing up poor and under the rule of the dictator Trujillo. On top of that, we talk about how she met her husband and her raising her nine...

Yomari's Community (en Español)

Yomari shares her story about employment, housing, and food insecurity. She reminisces how vacations back home in Puerto Rico or the Dominican Republic are temporary escapes from the hardships of poverty. Through her work with La Casa Norte she has...

Moving to the homeland!

When I was 11 my mom made the executive decision to move to Dominican Republic and take me with her. This is the story of how we felt about it.

My Fathers Journey

My father and I got the chance to really sit down and speak a little about his experience coming to the United States . There were many things I learned about what it was like when my father first came...

My mother and I talk about my life and her life as well. I find out about how she felt throughout her life.

My mother and I talked about her life and my own. She has experienced difficulty throughout her life while dealing with 3 children. She’s a single mother working two jobs. At the moment she feels that we are succeeding in...

Matthew Torres interviewing My Dads Life ( Mott Hall V)

We talked about his life growing up in the Dominican Republic, and coming to the united state.

Mom

We talked about what my mom is most grateful for and that people it is good to be the way that you want to be treated.