Best of 2017: Callings
Some of the year's most memorable stories about work
"I’ve learned from the bees patience, respect, and work 'til you die."
"The sewing machine and the needle and the thimble, that's it for me, you know."
StoryCorps staff members share their favorite stories
"I learned to fight with a knife long before I learned how to ride a bicycle."
"This lovely story comes from our work with the Institute of Museum and Library Services National Medal winners, including Pierce County Library in Washington State, where we met Storm and Jeremy." — Haley, Custom Services
"A las dos de la mañana, me habló de Nogales."
"An inspiring story of an undocumented family's struggles to ensure a daughter’s education; it is a sobering reminder of DACA’s impact as the program ends." — Jorge, Recording & Archive
"I didn't think I would ever tell a teacher..."
"In this interview, Celeste Davis-Carr shows us that truly listening to her student Aaron builds trust, open communication, and helps him understand the power and strength of his own story." — Abby, Education Partnerships