Dreaming of Swimming

Oral History Clip:

Several narrators, including Phil Edmonds, Al Campbell, Dave Talan, Bob Vanderslice, Ana Quezada, and Tall Oak Weeden, reflect on the environmental pollution of Mashapaug Pond and their hopes for the future.
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The School Behind Popeye’s

Oral History Clip:

Leeshonel Ayala, Dave Evans, Dave Valedovsky, Ana Quezada, Elaine Vang, and Jeremiah Black reflect on life atĀ Alvarez High School, aka the school behind Popeye’s, which was built both on the edge of a contaminated pond and on a brown field site. Students can’t be out in nature, in gym class they have to jog on the parking lot.
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