Interview 5 R-

Who Did You Interview?

  • Friend

Demographics That Might Provide Helpful Context for Their Responses

  • Younger (16)
  • Male
  • High School Student (Senior)
  • Lives in Suburban Housing

Key Findings from the Interview

  • How do you use community spaces?
    • He uses them for communicating with others and gathering information.
  • What community spaces do you use specifically?
    • He uses public skate parks, community pools, and parks.
  • What do you do there?
    • He hangs out with his friends and finds a source of entertainment.
  • Why do you use these community spaces versus other spaces with similar activities? (What do they do better?)
    • He uses some skate parks over others because they have lights at night and have a wider range of obstacles.
  • What are the most attractive aspects of the spaces you like?
    • He prefers places that are organized and have a calm aesthetic.
  • What are the least attractive aspects of these that you don't like?
    • He does not prefer places that are loud and chaotic.
  • How often do you typically use these spaces and for how long?
    • He uses them two days a week for about an hour or two.
  • If you could, what would you change about these spaces and why?
    • He would add more features to the community spaces to make them look better, and he would expand their size so that more people had access to them.