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    • Fennoyee Thomas oral history interview 

      Thomas, Fennoyee (2021-02-08)
    • Andy Moran oral history interview 

      Moran, Andy (2021-03-23)
    • HERE Project Legacy Awards: Celebrating 25 Years of Hip Hop in Houston 

      CERCL (Center for Engaged Research and Collaborative Learning) (2010-03-23)
    • Dr. Hongliang Yang oral history interview and transcript 

      Yang, Hongliang (2021-06-06)
      Dr. Hongliang Yang was born and raised in a rural village in the Henan Province of China, where his family worked in the fields. Attending Shanghai Second Medical University, he earned his Master’s and PhD degree in medical microbiology. He immigrated to the United States after being accepted to a post-doctorate program at Colorado State University. ...
    • Nicky Sohn oral history interview and transcript 

      Sohn, Nicky (2021-06-02)
      Nicky Sohn was born in Seoul, Korea in 1992. She began practicing piano and studying music from a very young age; after moving around a lot with her parents in the southern part of the country, she graduated high school early and went to Mannes School of Music in New York City at the age of 16. She initially studied piano performance but switched to ...
    • Diana Weng Chen oral history interview and transcript 

      Weng, Diana (2021-06-05)
      Diana Weng was born in Taiwan and moved to the San Francisco’s Castro District with her family when she was 5 years old. Her family owned a restaurant and she recalls many memories of working in the restaurant during her childhood and teenage years. Ms. Weng majored in English Literature at UC Berkeley and remembers being drawn to a specific theater ...
    • Echo Yu He oral history interview and transcript 

      He, Echo Yu (2021-04-18)
      Echo He grew up in Deyang, Sichuan province in China, in early 1980s, a small town without much presence of art. Her mother worked in the local hospital, sometimes on night shifts, which contributed to her childhood memories of staying overnight in the hospitals, among which are both good and bad memories. She was trained in Chinese classical painting ...
    • Dinesh Singhal oral history interview and transcript 

      Singhal, Dinesh (2021-04-25)
      Dinesh Singhal was born in Morar, a small town in Madhya Pradesh India. After attending a boarding school from 4th to 12th grades,, he went to Ramjas College in Delhi, eventually earning an LLB (law) degree from Delhi University. Initially venturing into the United States on a whim to take a summer course, Mr. Singhal experienced a turbulent 12-year ...
    • Houston Hillel Scrapbook, 1987 

      Houston Hillel (1987)
      From its founding in 1923 at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Hillel has grown into the largest Jewish campus organization in the world. Hillel’s mission is to celebrate Jewish life and learning and to pursue social justice around the world. Young adults are encouraged to connect to their peers and other Jewish people around the globe ...
    • Sam Badha oral history interview 

      Badha, Sam (2020-09-20)
    • Shirley Wolff Toomim and Ellen Toomim Robinson oral history interview and transcript 

      Toomim, Shirley Wolff; Robinson, Ellen Toomim (2021-01-14)
    • Linda Lait Burger oral history interview and transcript 

      Burger, Linda Lait (2020-10-13)
    • Paula Schwartz Stein oral history interview and transcript 

      Stein, Paula Schwartz (2020-09-30)
    • Rabbi Sarah Fort oral history interview and transcript 

      Fort, Sarah (Rabbi) (2020-12-01)
    • Atul & Poonam Salhotra oral history interview on love 

      Salhotra, Atul; Salhotra, Poonam (2020-11-26)
      Poonam and Atul Salhotra met each other through their parents in an arranged marriage. Their first two meetings were with both of their families, and the third time being on their wedding day. They have been married for 33 years as of this interview. They have one son and one daughter who are both in their early 20s. In this interview for the podcast ...
    • Raj Salhotra oral history interview and transcript 

      Salhotra, Raj (2020-09-25)
      Raj Salhotra is an alumnus of Rice University and Harvard Law School. Mr. Salhotra is the Co-founder and Director of the non-profit education organization Momentum Education. He has dedicated his career to public service and pursuing his personal passion of equal opportunity in education. The interview goes through this life experiences through Rice ...
    • Melanie Pang & Kendall Toarmina Pang oral history interview on love 

      Pang, Melanie; Pang, Kendall Toarmina (2021-01-16)
      Melanie Pang (she/her), who was born in Missouri City, TX in 1986, is the Director of Advocacy at the Houston Food Bank. She was the inaugural co-chair of Mayor Sylvester Turner’s LGBTQ Board of Advisory for a two-year term. She advocates for policies that address root causes of poverty and food insecurity, leveraging relationships and resources for ...
    • J oral history interview on love 

      J (anonymous) (2020-12-15)
      J (they/them) is Korean who lives in Seoul, Korean. They believe in a non-amatonormative approach towards love and relationships where one relationship (whether it’s friendship or romantic relationship) does not take priority over another. J has been self-identified as AMAB1 neutrois since 2016 and they are currently around 30 years old. J and their ...
    • Nghi Nguyen & Nha Tu oral history interview on love 

      Nguyen, Nghi; Tu,Nha (2021-01-18)
      Nghi Nguyen (he/him) is a fashion designer based in Houston. He was born in Vietnam and immigrated to Houston to complete his studies at the Houston Community College in fashion design. He currently runs his own fashion line online. Nghi was assigned female at birth and has been undertaking medical injections since Feb 2020. Nha Tu (she/her), also ...