Jose Rodriguez tells his former coach Charles Zelinsky how he got involved in the Special... more.
Jose Rodriguez tells his former coach Charles Zelinsky how he got involved in the Special Olympics.
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Carol Jacques remembers growing up in Chavez Ravine, a Mexican-American neighborhood in Los Angeles that... more.
Carol Jacques remembers growing up in Chavez Ravine, a Mexican-American neighborhood in Los Angeles that was replaced by Dodger Stadium.
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Ricardo Isais Zavala remembers his grandfather, Vicente Domingo Villa, in an interview with his son,... more.
Ricardo Isais Zavala remembers his grandfather, Vicente Domingo Villa, in an interview with his son, Ricardo Javier Zavala.
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Ruben Aguilar tells his friend Bill Luna about his family's deportation as part of the... more.
Ruben Aguilar tells his friend Bill Luna about his family's deportation as part of the Mexican Repatriation Program in 1933.
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Blanca Alvarez tells her daughter, Connie, about crossing the border from Mexico to the United... more.
Blanca Alvarez tells her daughter, Connie, about crossing the border from Mexico to the United States.
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Ray Martinez remembers growing up in an orphanage during the 1950s.
Ray Martinez remembers growing up in an orphanage during the 1950s.
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Miriam Cruz-Colon and her husband Oscar Colon remember meeting as acting students in 1959.
Miriam Cruz-Colon and her husband Oscar Colon remember meeting as acting students in 1959.
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Monique Ferrer remembers her ex-husband, Michael Trinidad, who was killed in the World Trade Center... more.
Monique Ferrer remembers her ex-husband, Michael Trinidad, who was killed in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001.
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Jose Cruz tells his daughter, Grace, about living in Villa Juana, a neighborhood in Santo... more.
Jose Cruz tells his daughter, Grace, about living in Villa Juana, a neighborhood in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, while his ...
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Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez remembers how teachers changed the names of Mexican-American students during the 1950s.
Ramon "Chunky" Sanchez remembers how teachers changed the names of Mexican-American students during the 1950s.
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Frank Barela and Frank Maestas talk to their grandson C.J. Maestas about his gymnastics career.
Frank Barela and Frank Maestas talk to their grandson C.J. Maestas about his gymnastics career.
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Scott Wall and his wife, Isabel Sobozinsky-Wall, talk about their long-distance courtship that began on... more.
Scott Wall and his wife, Isabel Sobozinsky-Wall, talk about their long-distance courtship that began on New Year's Eve.
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Congressman Raul Grijalva talks to his daughter Marisa about his mother's influence on his education.
Congressman Raul Grijalva talks to his daughter Marisa about his mother's influence on his education.
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Rob Sanchez (R) and his friend Felix Aponte (L), who both served time at Sing... more.
Rob Sanchez (R) and his friend Felix Aponte (L), who both served time at Sing Sing Penitentiary, talk about Rob's ...
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Adolph Carranza remembers an unusual holiday donation from the Salvation Army.
Adolph Carranza remembers an unusual holiday donation from the Salvation Army.
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Sergeant Papsy Lemus tells her daughter Griselda about going off to war in Iraq.
Sergeant Papsy Lemus tells her daughter Griselda about going off to war in Iraq.
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Richard Anthony Torres talks to his daughter Kathy Namba about his mother, Guadalupe Torres.
Richard Anthony Torres talks to his daughter Kathy Namba about his mother, Guadalupe Torres.
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Meliza Arellano tells Sarah Benko, her former seventh-grade teacher, about how she became a serious... more.
Meliza Arellano tells Sarah Benko, her former seventh-grade teacher, about how she became a serious student.
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Gloria Mengual tells her partner, Charles Gregory, about growing up with epilepsy.
Gloria Mengual tells her partner, Charles Gregory, about growing up with epilepsy.
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Two stories about teachers who went beyond the classroom to help their kids.