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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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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

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! Bicultural In A Deaf Home

    Listen Up! Bicultural In A Deaf Home

    Listen Up! from Welcome Project Radio brings you a story or two along with discussion of that story from co-director Allison Schuette and Welcome Project aficionados Willow Walsh and Reagan Skaggs. This weeks stories are "Bicultural in a Deaf Home" and "Words Have Power."

    Find these two stories and their transcripts at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 56 min
    Every Day Is Questionable

    Every Day Is Questionable

    "Living in your car... it's not a home."

    Story by Connor O'Hagin; edited by Amanda Yonushatis.

    This story comes from our Invisible Project collection, which aims to make visible the experiences of homelessness in our community. Find this story and its transcript at welcomeproject.valpo.edu. Tune into our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 3 min
    Listen Up! We're Not That Far Along

    Listen Up! We're Not That Far Along

    Listen Up! from Welcome Project Radio brings you a story or two along with discussion of that story from co-director Allison Schuette and Welcome Project aficionado Willow Walsh, along with two guests – Dana Darr and Libby Middendorf! This week, the crew is responding to a street protest following the Supreme Court's Roe v Wade decision, and shares audio from that as well as excerpts from two Welcome Project stories:

    Find these two stories and their transcripts at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 58 min
    To Have a Yacht in Valpo

    To Have a Yacht in Valpo

    "Today and tomorrow are going to be frigid – zero degrees again." A story by Eric Beaubreau. Edited by Amanda Yonushatis.

    This story is part of our Invisible Project collection, which aims to make visible local experiences of homelessness. Find this story and its transcript at welcomeproject.valpo.edu and listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 3 min
    Listen Up! PRIDE

    Listen Up! PRIDE

    Listen Up! from Welcome Project Radio brings you a story or two along with discussion of that story from co-director Allison Schuette and Welcome Project aficionado Willow Walsh. In celebration of Pride, Allison and Willow are diving into their own stories and the many friends and role models who helped them better understand themselves.

    • 1 hr
    Listen Up! Let There Be Cake

    Listen Up! Let There Be Cake

    Listen Up! from Welcome Project Radio brings you a story or two along with discussion of that story from co-director Allison Schuette and Welcome Project aficionados Willow Walsh and Reagan Skaggs, along with a guest – Welcome Project co-director Liz Wuerffel! This week we're celebrating Pride month by listening to "Let There Be Cake." Please excuse the quality – we were traveling so had to record over Zoom.

    You can find the transcript for "Let There Be Cake" at welcomeproject.valpo.edu. It was produced by Lisa Zandy. Thanks, Lisa!

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

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3 Ratings

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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