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

 

 The Vice Mayor : Santos Fumera

Click on the links below to hear audio segments from an April 2011 interview by Mark Torres Fumera with Santos Fumera,
his father who immigrated to the US in 2001.

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Santos Fumera circa 2006

 

Table of Contents:
1. Early life and family
2. College

3. Politics

4. Immigrating to the US

5. Jobs in the US compared to jobs in the Philippines

6. Land of Opportunity

 

 

 

 

 

Segment 1
Early life and Family

Santos Fumera mentions his upbringing in the Philippines.

 

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Our home in San Roque, Bulusan, Sorsogon, Philippines

 

 

 

 

Segment 2
College 

My fatherís choice
in majors in college

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Segment 3
Politics 


 

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Segment 4
Immigrating to the US 

His thoughts about him immigrating to the US many years ago. 

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Segment 5
Jobs: US and the Philippines 

The differences in jobs in the US and the Philippines

 

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Segment 6
Land of Opportunity

My fatherís thoughts on America

 

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