Humans of Eagan

In 2010, a man named Brandon Stanton started a project. His goal was to photograph 10,000 New Yorkers on the street, and eventually, he began to interview his subjects and post powerful snippets of their stories on his Instagram account, @humansofny. Today, Stanton boasts over 8 million followers, as well as two bestselling books. Inspired by his project, which continues to give voices to so many, the staff of Eagan Independent is attempting to document the stories of students at our school. We know that a five-minute interview only reveals a small fragment of a person’s identity, but we hope that collectively, these fragments expose the humanity that lies in each of us.

Humans of Eagan: Jasmine Rytting
Humans of Eagan: Brooke Ruppe
Humans of Eagan: Kira Kröning

Humans of Eagan: Graham Scott

Marisa Goffman, Features Writer

As junior Graham Scott sits by Lecture Room A in the mornings, people observe which hat he is wearing that day, and then move on with their lives.  Little do they stop to think about how Scott’s life is going. Here is what he has to say: “In middle school, we had a trip to Washington D.C. and while I was there, we went to a mall as a break between museums and education and such, and there wa...

Humans of Eagan: Maria Frome
Introducing Humans of Eagan: Anthony Wallace

Eagan Independent • Copyright 2024 • FLEX WordPress Theme by SNOLog in

Comments (0)

All Eagan Independent Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *