Loretta P. Adrian, Ph.D.
Click on the links below to hear audio segments from a
November 2005 interview
by Tony Lee with Loretta Adrian, Vice President of Student Services at
who was born in the
Childhood in the Philippines
Lori was born in the
A school in the Philippines
Government system in the Philippines
The government system is a little different from the
Picture in the
Experience as a Filipino American
Lori has lived in
Living in the US facing obstacles
She applied for secretary positions, but eventually she found jobs to fit her potential.
Places that she has been, people did not even know who Filipinos were.
They assumed she was Chinese, Japanese, or Vietnamese.
Discrimination has made her stronger
She feels that racial discrimination has made her, and her children stronger.
Finding an identity
She shared about her children who have faced adversities.
Advice to share with others
I asked her for advice to give to young Filipinos.
School in the Philippines
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last revised: 12-20-05
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