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Collecting stories to make a difference. These first-person stories are part of the Welcome Project, an audio and video collection at Valparaiso University. Visit us as welcomeproject.valpo.edu.

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Collecting stories to make a difference. These first-person stories are part of the Welcome Project, an audio and video collection at Valparaiso University. Visit us as welcomeproject.valpo.edu.

    Listen Up! To Be A Good Neighbor

    Listen Up! To Be A Good Neighbor

    “There has to be an element of trust there, and that doesn’t exist right now.”

    Fun news! Every other week, we’ll drop into the lineup a 30-minute episode of Listen Up! from Welcome Project Radio. In addition to one of our stories, you’ll also hear discussion of that story from co-director Allison Schuette and Welcome Project aficionado Willow Walsh. This week's story is To Be a Good Neighbor.

    Find more at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 30 min
    Don't Know How I Survived - Longform

    Don't Know How I Survived - Longform

    “Just ’cause someone’s homeless doesn’t mean they’re worthless.”

    CONTENT WARNING: “Don’t Know How I Survived” contains sexual abuse and violence.

    These stories are from the Invisible Project, a collaboration between the Welcome Project and Porter County Coalition for Affordable Housing, Housing Opportunities, Gabriel’s Horn, Dayspring Women’s Center, and Porter County Museum.

    Find more Invisible Project and Welcome Project stories at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or subscribe to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 8 min
    Confidence Booster - Radio Edit

    Confidence Booster - Radio Edit

    “Yo quiero hacer un ejemplo.”
    “I want to be an example.”

    ~ a Welcome Project story ~

    Find more at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite a

    • 4 min
    Very Deliberate Where I Lived - Radio Edit

    Very Deliberate Where I Lived - Radio Edit

    “If all of us who received inspiration move, who’s going to inspire the next generation?"

    ~ a Welcome Project Flight Paths story ~

    Find more at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 4 min
    Me Coming Home - Radio Edit

    Me Coming Home - Radio Edit

    "...the Mexican-American community in the United States – it wasn't really taught in high school."

    ~ a Welcome Project Flight Paths story with historian Emiliano Aguilar ~

    Find more at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 4 min
    Spirit Of Challenge - Longform

    Spirit Of Challenge - Longform

    “My voice was so little, nobody heard it. I started screaming.”

    A Welcome Project oral history interview with Captain Hanadi Al-Hindi, Saudi Arabia’s first female pilot.

    Find more at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 14 min

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Ladyash0623 ,

Great snap shots of real life

Short and pithy but packed with meaning. Each one leaves me thinking on a deeper level about the human condition.

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