No Regrets

Teenager, Vivian Lee (17) interviews her grandma (74) at their family home in New Jersey, Egg Harbor Township. Her grandma recalls the hardships she faced when she lived in China and how fortunate she was when she came to America....

Eleanor Sapienza being interviewed by her granddaughter, Emily Rudolph got the Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017.

I (Emily Rudolph,16) interviewed my grandma Eleanor Sapienza (74) on November 25, 2017 in EHT, NJ. I learned a lot that I did now know about her. She shared her first memory and most recent memory. In addition, she told...

“I don’t say ‘I love you’ often, but I love you cousin.”

In this interview, conducted in November 2019 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, Kelly Dalisay (16) interviews her older cousin, Ashley Dalisay (18) about her life through childhood to Stockton University as an Asian American. She shares her story of...

Mia Puerto’s Test Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen,2018

In this test recording Mia Puerto at EHTHS in EHT, NJ records a practice audio rule for the 2018 pilot of the Great Thanksgiving Listen. Mia Puerto is in grade 11 and is studying English

Brandon Wu’s Test Interview for the Great Thanksgiving Listen, 2019

In this test recording, Brandon Wu at Egg Harbor Township High School in Egg Harbor Township, NJ records a practice audio file in the 2019 pilot of the Great Thanksgiving Listen. Brandon Wu is in grade 11 and is studying...

How was it?

Ben (I) interviews his mother about experiences she had throughout her life comparing life in a foriegn country very different from the US, challenges, religion, and growing up and maturing for the Great Listen 2019. (Tito – Filipino word for...

“Education is the only thing nobody can’t take away from you”

In this interview, conducted in November 25th,2018 in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey. Andrea Giraldo-Puerta (17) interviews her mom Monica Puerta (47) about her childhood and her life experiences. My mom shares one of her favorite memories of me when...

The Finger Roll

16 year old A’mahr Brown interviews his father Joe. They talk about Joe’s childhood. They talk about life lessons that can be learned from adults.

“This Happens to a lot of Women”

This interview took place in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey on November 24, 2018 between Mohini Gulati (16) and her mother, Rajni Gulati (50). They discuss some of the hardships Rajni faced when coming from India when she was very...

Brandon Rush Along With His Dad and Aunt Talk About Childhood Stories and Old Relatives

In this interview, conducted in EHT, NJ, Brandon Rush (17) interviews his father, Ted Rush (46) and aunt, Sherri (43) about their childhood and stories about old relatives. They share stories about how they have gotten in trouble as children....

I want people to remember me as a happy person

In the interview Leidy talks about her experiences coming to America, immigrating, happiness and the overall differences. The major differences she had to encounter was the language barrier and getting used to the culture. Leidy lives a happy life with...

Growing up in the military

My grandmother, Joan, talks about her life growing up with military parents. Also her 3 children and the hard times during her divorce and how she is happier with her second husband.

Samia and Sadia Alam talk about their childhood and growing up together.

In this interview, conducted on November 24th, 2018, Samia Alam interviews her older sister, Sadia Alam, about her life. Samia asks her sister questions about what it was like growing up with a younger sibling and asks for stories that...