Life Stories with Francine Purcell

Francine shared stories of growing up in Oceanside, going off to the University of Michigan, her long and satisfying career, meeting her husband, and of course her 2 sons and 2 grandchildren.

The Life of A German Citizen Living in America

My Mom, Arnika Hoover, explains how she grew up in Germany and how her life has been a lot different than she imagined.

January 23, 2019
Artie Ripp's Childhood and his Place in the Music Industry

“It was very loud, greasy, noisy, and something you wanted to get away from” (0:17-0:27). On January 2nd, 2019 in Valley Village, California, Ari (15) and her grandfather, Artie Ripp, sat down to discuss his circumstances growing up and his...

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January 23, 2019
"Points that fall off the curve are either a mistake or the Nobel Prize." an interview with Glenn Orton

Glenn Orton, a senior research scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, discusses his career exploring the outer Solar System that started with the Pioneer 10 and 11 missions, and extended forward to Cassini and more recently Juno. Interested in space...

Vietnam War

Connections with others and opinions on the war

Brooklyn Schmitt

Brooklyn talked about her life and her family

Kaleb Hicks

Kaleb tells me a little about himself and his childhood