Belen Andrada: Becoming Minnesotan

Belen Andrada receiving an award from the FMA seniors.

Belen Andrada was born in Butuan, in the southern Philippines. After World War II Belen finished college with a bachelor’s degree in math from Santo Tomas University in Manila. She came to the U.S. as a master's degree student at the University of Chicago. After marrying she moved to Minnesota and worked in area high schools. At the time of the interview she was still active in the Filipino community.

  • Full name - Belen Andrada
  • Age - 84
  • Date of interview - 12.01.2010
  • Gender - Female
  • Generation - First Generation American / Immigrant
nid: 1896