Th Great Thanksgiving Listen-Brandon Singh & Roger Singh

In this interview, Conducted on December 1st, 2019 In Chicago,IL, Brandon Singh(18) interviews his loving father, Roger Singh(51) about what his life is today, and what has made him who he is. Remembering his favorite childhood memory of basketball, when...

Lit Life: Sarah and Mary Holland discuss the themes present in the 1982 novel "The Color Purple" and what can be learned from them.

In this discussion, grandmother and granddaughter talk about the importance of the lessons that "The Color Purple" presents. They discuss significant characters and how they contribute to the reader's understanding of topics such as religion, women's rights, and identity within...

The Thanksgiving Listen

I talked with Debjit Das the founder of Grokool about his work life but also a little bit about his personal life to. I learned things about my dad that I hadn’t already known and it was a very insightful...

Interview with instructor Lacey Jenkins (24) and student Jania Doyal (19).

Lacey Jenkins (24) will be talking about some personal/professional accomplishments, her greatest influence in life, a teacher that impacted her life, and the COVID-19 pandemic. She will also share her thoughts on the Black Lives Matter demonstrations, how it feels...

My Great Grandmas Life

Mackenzie Mares and her great grandmother have a discussion about her life. For example, her close relationship with her family.

“My loudmouth grandma. And I say that out of respect.” -Grandma Tinkerbell 2019

My grandma and I talk about everything. I tried my hardest to talk with her about the big stuff. We almost got there. We talked a little bit about JFK and Stephen King but all in all she’s my grandma...

Grandma

My name is Bode (16) and I conducted an interview with my great grandmother Joyce (87). We talked about many things including her childhood up until she became a parent. She talked about her life growing up on the farm

My Past Is Your Past

Although I never knew my great great grandparents, this interview with my grandmother made it feel like I knew them my whole life. On December 31, 2018, I, Kate Godfrey, interviewed my grandmother Carol Burns in Scottsdale, Arizona. The stories...

The Impact of Literature: Alec Hill and Bill Haarlow discuss their reading habits and a few impactful works of fiction.

In this interview, Alec Hill and Bill Haarlow, both high school seniors in Illinois, talk about the role of reading in their lives. Additionally, Alec asks Bill to recommend a few impactful pieces of fiction that he must read to...

Older Adult Interview

I interviewed my grandma and we talked about how her life has changed over the lifespan, from childhood all the way to her thoughts on dying.

Polly Eppley

My mother and I were speaking for our first time in an organized way

Thanksgiving Listen

We talked about many different topics from defining influences in my dad’s life to what it was like growing up in his time.

Alicia Tafolla speaks with her granddaughter, Daphne Arellano, about living in Chicago and moving to Illinois.

Throughout this interview, held on November 27, 2017 in Oceanside, California, Daphne Arellano interviews her grandmother about her life beginning in Chicago and later moving to San Jose, California. She speaks about how the two states contrast. Additionally, Alicia Tafolla...

Mother interview

A story about older generations having a influence on the new generations

Me and Dad

We talked about Dad and important memories that he has. He gave me wise advice on how to influence others.

The Story of Brian

I talk to my grandfather about his life growing up and what he thinks looking back at it now.

Thanksgiving Interview

We talked about how he was thankful for his family and friends. Also about his favorite football team.

Mum

My mom has gone through a lot in her life and in this interview she talks about some of those things