Language and Social Interaction Archive

Image: Photos of San Francisco State University students and scenes from around campus

Current Archive Holdings

Archive File Name

Brief description of participants in file

Brief description of setting and activities

Dinner with mom and dad 1

3 participants, (Mother, Father and female in her 20’s)

At parent home eating dinner

Family watches the Oscars 1,2,3

6 participants, (including family members and 1 friend of family, 4 females, 2 males )

Participants eat dinner at home and watch The Oscars

Professor graduation counseling 1,2

1 male professor, 17 students
(male and female)

17 office hour meetings with individual students

Friends Playing Cranium A1, A2, A3, A4

6 participants,
(2 males 4 females in their 20’s)

Participants play the game Cranium

Lab tour and study hour 1,2

2 graduate students,
(1 male, 1 female )

Touring a university lab and studying together

Sunset dinner 1,2

 3 participants,
(2 male, 1 female, all housemates)

Participants make and eat dinner together

Performance practice 1,2,3,4

Male and female participants

College students are mentored in theater performance

Family Game night 1,2

mother, father, and 3 college-aged children, 1 participant is girlfriend of 1 of the sons 

Members of a family including 1 non family member

Batting Cages

4 males in their 20’s

Participants socialize and practice at the batting cages

Friends Playing Cranium B1, B2

7 participants, (4 female, 3 male)

Participants play Cranium and socialize

Pizza and cards

4 participants, (3 males, 1 female)

Participants play card game and have pizza

Bike advocacy 1, 2, 3, 4

6 participants (male and female)

Student bicycle advocacy group planning meeting

Car ride to party 1, 2, 3, 4

3-4 participants (male and female)

Friends at home and riding in car to a party

Roommate time A1, A2, A3, A4

3 female participants

Room mates eating dinner and socializing

Poker game A1, A2

4 male participants

Weekly poker game

Baby niece**
(same family as "Mom's birthday")

4 adults, 1 newborn baby

Uncles and grandmother spend time with new mother and baby

Mom's birthday A1, A2**
(same family as "Baby niece")

8 participants, (4 female, 4 male)

Family celebrates Mom�s birthday, eat dinner and open gifts together

Monopoly game A1, A2

3 participants (2 male, 1 female)

3 participants play monopoly

BBQ in park 1, 2

5 participants (4 female, 1 male)

Friends cooking and eating in park setting

Friends planning trip 1, 2

3 females
3 males

3 Friends and room mates planning a trip to Peru/ later socializing with visitors and friends in kitchen

Coworker gathering 1,2,3

6 participants
(male and female)

Friends from work gather for dinner in a home (2 couples + two others) event is hosted by one couple at their home

Visiting friends 1, 2

4 participants
(2 male, 2 female)

Two friends drive to visit friends/later 4 socializing together

Workout 1

7 participants
(male and female)

A workout group does circuit exercises
6 work out while 1 is instructor

Sunday lunch with family 1, 2

4 participants
(Mom, Dad, 2 daughters)

A family of 4 each sandwiches

Birthday dinner with family 1,2

Approx. 10 participants
(male and female)

Extended family with multiple generations socializing and eating dinner for a birthday celebration

Bus engine 1-4, Bus engine - dinner after 5, 6, 7

3 males, 1 female

Friends and siblings work on a bus engine and later have dinner

Tostada dinner 1, 2, 3, 4

2 females, 3 males

Friends, cousins, couples have social dinner together, issues of sexuality and race figure prominently

Birthday dinner with friends

4 females, 2 males

Friends have dinner before going out

Pastry kitchen 1, 2

3 males

Workers in professional pastry kitchen

Sleepover 1, 2, 3, 4

7 participants (male and female)

Close friends from martial arts school have dinner and a sleepover

Dress shop 1, 2, 3

3 females, 1 male

Co-workers socialize and work in the back room of dress shop

TV and burgers

2 females

Cousins eat hamburgers and watch TV

International student dinner 1, 2

7 participants (3 males and 4 females)

International students meet for social dinner and sushi making

Family dinner and Olympics 1,2,3

6 adults, 1 baby (Mom, Dad, 3 siblings, 1 bother/son-in-law, new baby )

Family eats take-out and watches Olympics. New born baby is included

Virtual company meeting

15 male and female co-workers

Co-workers from a virtual company meet face to face to do team building and work


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