LUSO Questions

  • Can you tell me a little bit about where you grew up? What were you like as a child?
  • Where were our ancestors born? When did they arrive here in the U.S? Share the story of how and why they came.
  • Can you tell me where you came from and what the experience of coming to the U.S. was like for you?
  • Did anyone help you when you first came to this country? Have you helped anyone since you have been here?
  • How has your life been different than how you imagined it when you were young?
  • Can you think of moments when you felt welcomed as an immigrant? Not welcomed?
  • What was the hardest thing to adjust to in this country?
  • How would you like to be remembered?
  • Can you tell me what it felt like when you were sworn in as a citizen?