Rommel Fernandez’s Journey to America
Click on the links below to hear audio segments from an April 2011 interview
by Anthony Chin with Rommel Fernandez, who describes his life coming to America.
A recent photo of Rommel Fernandez
Background (50 seconds)
Background information on Rommel Fernandez
Rommel arriving at SFO airport
First area lived in (1:10)
The first neighborhood he first lived when he moved with his family.
This is San Francisco’s Mission District where he first
Adjusting to America (1:26)
Rommel describes his adjustment as he comes to America.
Rommel in his Elementary class
Family Guidance (1:55)
Rommel is given guidance and advice growing up.
Rommel and his father
College Experience (3:08)
Rommel describes how moving onto college has affected him.
Seton Hall University where Rommel attended
Going back (2:43)
Rommel talks about if he were to ever move back or just to visit.
His hometown of Manila, Philippines
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