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Oral History Collection - LSC-NH

Recorded oral histories from neighborhoods and communities located in and around the Houston area. Student researchers contacted individuals in the area or a particular community, and asked them questions to help them reminisce. The oral histories were recorded and transcribed.

These can be located in the LSC-NH Archives.

Community Identification Interviewee Interviewer
24 Hour Fitness gym Nichols, Jennifer: assistant manager Robinson, Kyle
Abundance Life Church Solano, Christina: Youth leader Aguilar, Karen
Abundance Life Church Zelaya, Cecia: youth leader Aguilar, Karen
Accelerated College Program, LSC Twadarski, Charlotte: counselor Konczak, Anna
Accelerated College Program, LSC Draves, Megan: student Konczak, Anna
Accelerated College Program, LSC Ponce, Kandise: returning student Virgadamo, Ashlee
Accelerated College Program, LSC Twadarski, Charlotte: counselor Virgadamo, Ashlee
Adel Mosque Qazi, Salim: Member of Administration Qazi, Salman
Adlewan, Khartoum, Sudan Elnefeidi, Ola Elnefeidi, Hassabelrasoul
Adolescent Hispanic Males Herrera, Arnoldo Alvarao, Alberto
Adult Video Store Fauerbacher, Worth Morales, Genavieve
African-American Family Cohill, Sabrina Chills-Cohill, Courtney
African-American, Creole Catholic Family community Lewis, John Sr. Lastrape-Turner, Lisa
Alzheimer's patient caregiver Avey, Elana Prado, Michelle
Anime/Manga Groups Gonzales, Rose  Garcia, Yvette
Anime/Manga Groups Martinez, Adam  Garcia, Yvette
Anime/Manga Groups Dia, George  Garcia, Yvette
Assumption Catholic Parish Zanatta, Albert, Father   Lugo, Omar
Attaway Family Attaway, Cassandra Attaway, Laura
ATV Recreation Acosta, Max Martinez, Rogelio
Ballet Chicca, Patricia: Dance instructor O'Garro, Genevieve
Ballet Folklorico Imperio Maya Duque, Deyanira Galvan, Francisco
Bally's gym Aninzo,Philip:  general manager Murillo, Lizeth
Bally's gym Nwaqbo, Alfred: trainer Murillo, Lizeth
Bammel Church of Christ Arezina, Boz Rangel, Elizabeth
Barbara Bush Library Domino, Terry: Librarian Tran, Margaret
Batnij Family (Palestinian-Americn) Batnij, Naser Batnij, Ariel
Blue Crew, Dekaney High School Chestnut, JoAnna: teacher and BC coordinator Dancy, Destiny
Blue Crew, Dekaney High School Banks, Jaimee: Blue Crew student member Dancy, Destiny
Bryant family Bryant, Patricia Bryant, Kia
Business Professionals of America Kindle, Riah Gutierrez, Hector
Candyland Day School Chavez, Mary Garcia, Jessica
Carter-Williams Family (African-American) Bush, Derek Carter, Christopher
Chala family Chala, Johana Chala, Jeniza
Chess club Donahoe, Bruce Gonzalez, Salomon
Children of Divorce Tuma, Christine: school counselor Draves, Megan
Children of Divorce Konczak, Anna: teen of divorced parents Draves, Megan
Children of Divorce Chavez, John: Spring Baptist Church pastor Draves, Megan
Chuck E Cheese Trejo, Patricia Trejo, Anita
Church youth group community Davison, Mike Miller, Joseph
Cici's restaurant Zorn, Jay: franchise owner Smith, DeRonda
Cici's restaurant Pilot, Monica: Cici's employee Smith, DeRonda
Cluthfans.net (Rockets fans) Morgan, Alysa: clutchfans.net participant Duverney, J
Cluthfans.net (Rockets fans) Castillo, David :clutchfans.net participant Duverney, J.
Community Basketball Houston, Travis Champion, Christopher
Dairy Queen Lima, Lazaro Cabrera, Arely
Dekaney High School Athletic Trainers LaRue, Diamonique: student athletic trainer Henderson, Erica
Dekaney High School Athletic Trainers Jahn, Keith: staff athletic trainer Henderson, Erica
Dekaney High School Extension Ctr Shellow, Taylor: high school student Eaglin, Briana
Dekaney High School Extension Ctr Joshua, Jamarcus: EC facilitator Eaglin, Briana
Dekaney HS Marching Band Kamura, Fattu  Tran, Nguyen
Dekaney HS Marching Band Jaime, Josafat: associate director Tran, Nguyen
Dekaney HS Tennis Team Natareno, Sergio: Team Member Zermeno, Jordan
Dekaney HS Tennis Team Castellanos, Stephanie: Team Member Zermeno, Jordan
Dental Assistant Workplace Ordaz, Rosa Venegas, Griselda
Dixon Family(African-American) Dixon, Dornethia Dixon, Monique
Dunn Elementary School Herndon, Cindy Garcia, Ramona
Elizabeth Zeller Ballet Academy Santana, Betty Guerrero, Wanda
ExxonMobil Neito, Sergio Real,Cristina
Family Sanders, Anita Johnson, Bruchana
Fiesta Mart Store #9 Peirson, Debbie Adkins, Jesse
Fitness Connection Bermeister, Erik Santiago, Richey
The Fort, Church Adkins, Jesse Huerta, Edgar
G-Flight Adolescent Male Social Cohort Hebert, Kammrun McGhee, Isaac
Greenwood Village Baptist Church Cover, Angela Organ, Andrea
Group Emanuel (Church band) Padilla, Linda Padilla, Jairo
Group of friends and family Hernandez, Lucas Jaime, Juan
Gutierrez Family Gutierrez, Francisco Gutierrez, Janie
Hard-core Punk [music] Buchanon, Cameron: punk enthusiast Lim, Chaney
Hispanic community Gonzales, Frank  Lugo, Andrea
Hispanic community Avila, Juan  Lugo, Andrea
Hispanic community Reyes, Guadalupe  Medina, Ashley
Hispanic community Medina, Rebecca  Medina, Ashley
Hispanic Construction Workers Pena, Aureliano Pena, Abel
Houston B-Boy (dance) scene Luu, Sam: B-Boy dancer Sisoureth, Justin
Houston Fashion Crosby, Balencia: fashion designer Roberts, Karl
Houston Fashion Shafi, Yousara: fashion designer Roberts, Karl
Houston Fifth Ward Batiste, Seth: community member Taylor, Domanicia
Houston Fifth Ward Taylor, Charles, Sr., Pastor Taylor, Domanicia
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Jumper, Brittany: rodeo fan Kindshi, Krista
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Desmond, Miranda & Marie  Kindshi, Krista
Houston Metro Bus Route 86 Thomas, Tomasena Rogers, Kimberly
Houston Northwest Medical Center Surgical Intensive Care Unit Van Nostrand, Joyce Fields, Bridget
Houston Rave Scene [music] Harrell, Damon: Raver Gaddis, Austin
Houston Rave Scene [music] Trottier, Daniel: Raver Gaddis, Austin
Houston Salvadoran Community Gallardo, Mayra  Gamez, Jessica
Houston Salvadoran Community Gamez, Felix  Gamez, Jessica
Houston Texans Football fans McClain, John  Estrada, Thomas
Houston Texans Football fans Munoz, John  Estrada, Thomas
Houston-Galveston fishing community Miller, Edwin: recreational fisherman Miller, Eddie
Houston Zoo Member Gibbins, Crystal Gibbins, Bryce
Imani School Williams, Patricia  Lincoln, Brianca
Imani School Lincoln, Janice  Lincoln, Brianca
Joe's Crab Shack Restaurant Simmons, Jessica Byers, Ashley
KFC Castellon, Maria Sanchez, Lupe
Klein Forest HS Soccer Rodas, Janeth Canales, Ysenia
Kobe Restaurant Workplace Ha, Mike Nguyen, Tai
La Roca Church Youth Group Bolanos, Jonathan Bolanos, Laura
Laser Quest Buss, Annette Lazo, Omar
Latino Family Lopez, Guadalupe Ibarra, Diana
League of Legends (Video Game) Players Codrington, Darian Briscoe II, Darryl Jude
Lighthouse of Zion Ministries Williams, Paul Williams, Amanda
Little League Baseball Henderson, Lenneth: athlete parent Morgan, Annika
Little League Baseball Henderson, Florence: athlete parent Morgan, Annika
LSC North Harris Health and Wellness Garcia, Maria Broussard, Madison
Mac Arthur Senior High School Rivera, Lauren Nunez, Violeta
Mainstream Living Center Jordan, Glenda Cunningham, Carl
Mannequin Mishap, Indie Music Band Lopez, Manuel Dominguez, Karla
McFlyy Adolescent Male Social Cohort Soraveni, Alex Mitchell, Krysten
Medin'a LM Auto Sales, Inc. Medina, Baudelio: founder and partner Medina, Anthony
Men's Basketball Team on Sawmill Park Ortiz, Josh Canela, Ruben
Mercer Arboretum and Botanic Gardens Gay, Linda Roland, Andrea
Mexican-American Family Rubio, Idalia Rubio, Tmas
MotoHouston Pando, Matt Gonzales, Isaac Jenkin
My Honduran Family Pereira, Marcos Pereira, Jose
Moore Time Clock Shop Moore, Kevin Moore, Samantha
Morales Family (Mexican-American) Morales, Elena Morales, Peddro
Nguyen Family (Vietnamese-American) Nguyen, Aaron Nguyen, Tuan
Niftee 50ee's Car Show Jumper, Sheila: participant  Jumper, Brittany
Niftee 50ee's Car Show Lewis, Keith: participant Jumper, Brittany
Nimitz High School Theater Arts Department Holmes, Destine Escudero, Jasleen
North Houston Horse Riding Sparrow, Joseph: horse owner, rider Williams, Jasmyne
North Houston Horse Riding Carmouche, Donald: stables owner Williams, Jasmyne
Northwayside Church of Christ Conley, Kadethra: church member Hope, Brianna
Northwayside Church of Christ Conley, Christopher: church member Hope, Brianna
O'Donnell, Ferebee, Medley and Keiser Medley, Jason Hilderbrand, Diana
One Way Youth Ministies Aurora, Gonzales Salazar, Jennifer
On-line gaming Rivera, Jose: gamer Jimenez, Ricardo
Online gaming Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Argueta, Oneyda Argueta, Amilcar
Our Lady of Lavang Parish (Vietnamese) Tran, David  Khuu, Ngoc
Our Lady of Lavang Parish (Vietnamese) Trinh, Dominic Huy, Father:  Pastor Pham, Theresa
Our Lady of Lavang Parish (Vietnamese) Luong, Phu: External Affairs Committee Pham, Theresa
Pathfinder Club, Seventh-Day Adventist Church Zambrano, Brandee Hernandez, Esther
Pena de Horeb, Christian community Alfaro, Josue:  co-pastor Benitez, M.
Pisones Men's Soccer Team Canales, Julio Canales, Mario
Pure Fitness for Women (Gym) Santos, Vivian Davila, Jasmine
Pure Fitness for Women (Gym) Vohra, Nadia Mahmoud, Natalie
Quinceanera Event Teran, Samantha: Quince Coronado, Diego
Quincenera Choreography Vasquez, Olivia Campos, Cinthia
Real Encounter Youth Ministry Morales, Aaron Torres, Israel
Restoration of Nations church Parma, Rosa,  Pastor  Guzman, Wendy
Rush soccer club Mejia, Rony Revolorio, Abner
Sadowski Family (African-American) Sims, Sheila Sadowski, Savannah
Spring Baptist Church Estep, Robin: Pastor's wife Williams, Dawn
Spring Baptist Church Lonnon, Aeryka: church member Williams, Dawn
Spring Fire Department Station 74 Hartong, Joey Kohl, Shawn
Spring High School Marching Band Soria, Yahair: drum major Luna, Gabriela
Spring High School Marching Band Risinger, Terri: marching director Luna, Gabriela
Spring HS Band Teague, Larissa Cedillo, Pedro
Spring HS Football Elizondo, Hiram: football player Solis, Jennifer
Spring HS Football Soan, Kurt: coach Solis, Jennifer
Spring HS Peer Assistance & Leadership Jackson, Cody  Kyle, Taylor
Spring HS Peer Assistance & Leadership Rodriguez, Samantha  Kyle, Taylor
Spring Trails block parties Ruiz, Claudia :block party organizer Abarca, Angela
Spring Trails block parties Ruiz, Pablo: block party organizer Abarca, Angela
Spring Ward, LDS (Mormon) Church Bryson, Nichole: church member Solowey, Jennifer
Spring Ward, LDS (Mormon) Church Murphy, Stephanie: church member Solowey, Jennifer
St Stephens Baptist Church Gore, Birda Fontenot, Jessie
St. John Neumann Catholic Parish Hermoso, Seth, Msg.: Catholic Priest Contreras, Lisset
St. John of the Cross Catholic Parish Davis, Debbie: parish member Valencia, Lizbeth
St. John of the Cross Catholic Parish Hernandez, Alma: parish member Valencia, Lizbeth
St.James Catholic Church Alfaro, Vanessa Ruiz, Cinthya
St. Leo the Great Catholic Church Teen ACTS Unlisted Merino, Veronica
Soccer Locker, Men's Soccer League Figueroa, Emilio Figueroa, Jorge
Staples Copy and Print Tawater, Christopher Wilson, Jennifer
Tabernacle of Praise Family Worship Center Jones, Bill Johnson, Jacqueline
Tanner Family Tanner, Betty Lynch, Destini
Tattoo parlor Dominguez, Geovanny Torres, Jaqui
TB46 Gaming De La Rosa, Kevin Metz, Connor
Team Tooke Mix Martial Arts Aguirre, Lucas Espinoza, Joseph
Teevana Tea Store Simmons, Tiara Garcia, Enrique
Texas Hunting Group Bonilla, Amir Fagan, Tyler
Texas Parole Officers Beaudion, Theresa Arzu, Daira
Texas Southern University Cheer Squad Alisha, Tomas Skinner, Cassandra
Texas Workforce Solution Jackson, J. Hines, N.
Thomas & Betts Welding Workplace Glayton, Jimmy Brown, Keith Rashad
The Beautiful Creatures, Rocky Horror Picture Show Stacy, Tyler Patton, Joseph
The B-Squad, high school cheer Kirk, Lauren Densman, Kailee
The Cousins Arcos, Melina Garcia, Adriana
The Gainey family Gainey, Rachel Gainey, Roslyn
The Mullowney family White, Tara White, Trevor
The Santos Family Santos, Maribel Santos, Patricia
The Sunnyside Flea Market Delgado, Alicia Roman, Jasmine
Throngvent Video Game Clan Constantinescu, Michael Hernandez, Alexzander
Tinh Luat Temple Dang, Giac Lam, Kiet
Tony's Corner Pocket Herman Zuniga, Christopher
Trevino brothers and cousins Pedraza, Alejandro Trevino, Luis
UPS Villareal, Mike Medina, Miguel
Victoria's Secret at Willowbrook Mall Canas, Gabriela Washington, Aja
Volunteer Firefighting Roane, Stephen Prihoda, Aaron
Walgreens Granados, Osmar Garcia, Christian
Walgreens Pharmacy Lee, Thi Thomas, Anita
Walmart DuPont, Anthony  Runnels, Geneccia
Walmart Reese, Deborah  Runnels, Geneccia
Wal-Mart Vision Center McMillian, Tiffany Coss, Eunice
Webcam Modeling Ella (Pseudonym) Combs, Rachel
Westfield High School Choir Chavira, Joshua: Choir President Bustos, Felicia
Westfield High School Choir Buggs, Veronica: director Bustos, Felicia
Westfield High School Girls' Basketball Ross, Alexandria McDade, Apriel Chantal
YMCA Achievers in Action Bernard, Sherry: Teen camp coordinator Escalona, Alicia
YMCA Achievers in Action Martinez, Anissa Zamora: parent volunteer Escalona, Alicia
Youth Football Houston Outlaws Williams, Harvey Haynes, Robert
Yu-Gi-Oh gamers Vega, Saida Beaumont, Michael
Xbox Live Luis, Delgadillo Paul, Trevion

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