As part of the First Year Seminar course, students take part in and create a ‘Story Corp Project’ in the spirit of the larger, national initiative. The “Story Corps’ mission is to preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections between people and create a more just and compassionate world" ( Students are asked to interview and listen, really listen, to someone in their life or community and craft a mini speech and written character sketch.


Submissions from 2019


Morgan Jones, Hailey Blood


Kathleen Robertson, Jesus Mancera