Youtian: Do you feel happy today?
Kasey: Yeah I feel great. I just released my new rap song.
Youtian: Rap song?
Kasey: Go check it out, my rap name is baby genius. You can find me on soundcloud.

Photographer: Youtian





Monique works in the Psychology Department. She is from Chicago and has been in Iowa City for more than 20 years.
A mother of 5 kids, the best compliment she ever received was
"I am a good mother", she said.

Photographer: Jay






"I studied filming and writing when I was a student, but have no idea exactly what I want to do now. All I know is that I would like to make something and have my contributions recognized by the world. The world doesn't even necessarily have to recognize me! I don’t think I would be able to handle fame, popularity, or attention very well. I just want to make something that matters and impacts others." - Melissa Richlen

Photographer: Nor Azida Azhari





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"...I find interesting how humans communicate, I'm very interested in psychology and human, but I guess, I like the languages and so linguistics is kind of like a mix of that, it's strange to me how humans came up with all this languages and how they communicate their emotions..."
Angela from Philippines, linguistics student

Photographer: Benito Aguilar