Julia Malta-Weingard

Julia Malta-Weingard is the Producer for Programs & Engagement Strategy at StoryCorps.

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3 Stories to Inspire You for the Great Thanksgiving Listen

Posted by Julia Malta-Weingard on October 24, 2017

Thanksgiving is right around the corner! And for a third year in a row, Facing History is partnering with StoryCorps to encourage high school students from all 50 states to participate in The Great Thanksgiving Listen. StoryCorps challenges teens and educators across the country to sit down with an elder or loved one, record a meaningful conversation, and make history by adding their voices to the StoryCorps Archive and to a special collection at the Library of Congress. It has become a growing national movement to gather the nation’s diverse voices and to recognize the importance of intergenerational listening.

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