Skyline College/North San Mateo County Oral History Archives, Skyline College Library
Student project for LSCI 110 – Digital Oral Research Project, Skyline College

 Title: Carl S. Deguzman

Click here to read the research essay, “An Epic Journey to a New Start: The Story of Carl Deguzman”, by Carl Deguzman

Click on the links below to hear audio segments from an April 2012 interview by Carl Deguzman with Carl S. Deguzman, who migrated here from the Philippines in 1985.

 

 

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An old family picture

 

Table of Contents:
1. Introduction
2. The Journey to America

3. The Differences between the Philippines and the United States

4. Oliver Oņate

5. Living in the united states

6. Overcoming Homesickness

7. Being a Tourist

 

Segment 1
Introduction: 0:16

 

 this is the introduction to the interview.

 

 

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Carl S. Deguman Just Chillin at Home.

 

 

 

 

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Segment 2
The Journey to America
: 1:16

 

Carl explains the reason and why he came to america.

 

 

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Carl enjoying a day off at his work place.

 

 

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Segment 3
The Differences between the Philippines and The United states:
1:09

 

Carl talks about why he believes the Philippines and the united states are different along with why he thinks the philippines is better.

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Carl S. Deguzman and His Two Sons

 


    

 

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Segment 4
 Oliver Oņate: 0:37

 

Carl talks about the things he misses in the philippines.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Carl and his family and friends

 

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Segment 5
Living in the United States
: 1:06

 

Carl talks to us about adapting from living in the Philippines to living in the United States.

 

 

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Carl posing with his car.

 

 

 

 

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Segment 6
Overcoming Homesickness

: 0:32

Carl mentions how long it took him to get over his homesickness

 

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Segment 7
Being a Tourist
: 0:36

Carl tells us what he will do if he ever has to chance to travel back to the Philippines.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

last revised: 5-17-12
by Eric Brenner, Skyline College, San Bruno, CA
These materials may be used for educational purposes.
  North San Mateo County Oral History Archives, Skyline College Library.
All commercial rights are reserved. To contact the coordinator, or send comments or suggestions, email: Eric Brenner at brenner@smccd.edu