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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 - Assimilating to a New Culture

    Listen Up - Assimilating to a New Culture

    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 co-hosts Willow Walsh and Reagan Skaggs. This week's stories are "Shocked" and "Assimilating to a New Culture."

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

    • 1 hr 34 min
    I Know Dirt

    I Know Dirt

    "I'm not living in any subdivision, never."

    Edited by Nick Ladeau.

    Find this story and its transcript at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 4 min
    Assimilating to a New Culture

    Assimilating to a New Culture

    “I think one of the greatest things about coming into a new culture and assimilating to it is the fact that you actually understand your culture better.”

    Edited by Nick Ladeau.

    Find this story and its transcripts at welcomeproject.valpo.edu or listen to our weekly podcast by searching for Welcome Project on your favorite app.

    • 4 min
    Listen Up! OUTober

    Listen Up! OUTober

    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 co-hosts Willow Walsh and Reagan Skaggs. This week's stories are "It's Not You, It's Your Gender" and "I See Myself as a Bridge."

    Find these 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
    Divorce Themselves from Gary

    Divorce Themselves from Gary

    “We had this huge exodus and the population went from majority white to majority black.”

    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.

    • 4 min
    Listen Up! Concerned Latins Organization

    Listen Up! Concerned Latins Organization

    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 and Reagan Skaggs. This week's story, "The Concerned Latins Organization," is of historian Emiliano Aguilar sharing the history Latinx communities in Northwest Indiana.

    Find these 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

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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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