US Citizenship Podcast Blog

US Citizenship Podcast
  • Edwin Cornejo's Citizenship Interview Yesterday
      Every week, we bring you practice interviews, quizzes, resources, and the latest news that help you get ready for your US citizenship interview. GREAT NEWS! You can now file you N-400 online at https://myaccount.uscis.dhs.gov/. I will also ...
  • What is a U Visa? Dec 9, 2017
    16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls. The campaign runs very year from November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to Dec...
  • What is a T Visa? Dec 5, 2017
    I am a life-long cyberfeminist. Among my many computer projects, I started an email list for people going to the 1995 United Nations Women's Conference in Beijing and followed up by managing a list for domestic violence workers, victims, and survi...
  • A "Regular" Citizenship Interview (plus N-400 Part 12 Vocabulary Questions) Nov 30, 2017
    This interview is based on: A “Regular” Citizenship Interview Based on the USCIS N-400r (6 pgs, 75 questions) (updated 10/01/2016) pdf: http://goo.gl/Q5BhXk ppt: https://goo.gl/GUfiKY vocab pdf: https://goo.gl/PsDrG9   LISTEN to U...
  • Thanksgiving Citizenship Interview 2017 Nov 22, 2017
    In this episode, we reflect on the Pilgrims Immigration and first year in America by pairing these events with twelve questions from the N-400 Application for Naturalization. PDF: https://goo.gl/x8hNUG (download and follow along!) MP3: https://goo...
  • Citizenship Quiz for All Saints and Day of the Dead 2017 Nov 2, 2017
    All Saints and Day of the Dead are part of a 3-day festival that remembers the lives of those who passed before us.  This quiz honors the lives and contributions of ten Americans who died this year: Nov 7 Janet Reno, 78, American lawyer and ...
  • NEW COURSE: USALearns Citizenship Nov 1, 2017
    I am very excited to announce a new online citizenship prep course: USALearns Citizenship which was developed by the Sacramento Office of Education in conjuncture with USCIS and the California State Library. This course is FREE and is available at...
  • Linda Chen's Second Citizenship Interview Oct 25, 2017
    Today we are going to listen to Linda Chen's Second Practice Citizenship Interview. This time we did not use a script; I simply reviewed her N-400 Application for Naturalization. Listen to her first interview here: A Casual Citizenship Interview w...
  • Columbus Day, Indigenous Peoples Day, and the Columbian Exchange Oct 9, 2017
    Columbus Day is a US federal holiday that is celebrated on the second Monday of October. Columbus Day remembers Christopher Columbus' arrival to the Americas on October 12, 1492. Indigenous Peoples Day is a holiday that celebrates the native peopl...
  • ┬íViva Boricua! A Citizenship Quiz In Honor of Puerto Rico Oct 6, 2017
    Today we are going to listen to Citizenship quiz in honor of Puerto Rico. Other quizzes for Hispanic heritage month have included Puerto Rican heros such as baseball player and philantropist Roberto Clemente, who died bringing disaster relief to e...
  • Voices of New U.S. Citizens Sep 30, 2017
    Three new US Citizens, Bhavna (India), Lino (Mexico), and Ho Lien (Vietnam) celebrate freedom of speech and speak out in honor of International Podcast Day!   Voices of New U.S. Citizens podcast: http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitizenpod/voices...
  • Citizenship Quiz in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept 15 to Oct 15) Part 4 Sep 25, 2017
    Every week, we bring you practice interviews, quizzes, resources, and the latest news that help you get ready for your US citizenship interview. Today we are going to listen to out fourth Citizenship Quiz in Honor of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept ...
  • Constitution Week Review and a Quiz about a Great American City Sep 23, 2017
    Every week, we bring you practice interviews, quizzes, resources, and the latest news that help you get ready for your US citizenship interview. Today we are going to close-out constitution and citizenship week with a quick civics quiz celebrating...
  • How to Study for Your U.S. Citizenship Interview (English and Cantonese) Sep 17, 2017
    Teacher Lisa Lau talks abput the importance of the Bill of Rights and how to study for your Citizenship Interview (English and Cantonese). Other interviews with Teacher Lisa Lau: New Year, New Citizen (2013) mp3: http://traffic.libsyn.com/uscitize...
  • A Quick Review of the Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12 plus Civics Questions Sep 15, 2017
    A Quick Review of the Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12 plus Civics Questionspdf: https://goo.gl/XPCNgd More Citizenship Resources for Constitution and Citizenship Weekhttp://bit.ly/USConstWeek The Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12: The 1st ...
  • What makes us American Sep 6, 2017
    What makes us American is not a question of what we look like, or where our names come from, or the way we pray. What makes us American is our fidelity to a set of ideals -- that all of us are created equal; that all of us deserve the chance to ma...
  • Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals 2017 Announcement Sep 5, 2017
    In June 2012, President Obama issued an excutive order Called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA gives work, school, deporation relief to undocumented youth. DACA was issued after the failure of Congress to pass comprehensive immi...
  • Interview with Samia Amed (Yemen) Aug 29, 2017
    Today we are going to listen to Nada Anasseri, a teacher and administrator from Sutter County Adult Education in Yuba City, California. We are going to practice the 5th interview from my new book, US Citizenship Bootcamp. This interview focuses on...
  • Military and Selective Service: An Interview from US Citizenship Bootcamp Aug 24, 2017
    Every week, we bring you practice interviews, quizzes, resources, and the latest news that help you get readyfor your US citizenship interview. Today we are going to listen to Francisco Pinedo a teacher and administrator from Soledad Adult School....
  • US Citizenship Bootcamp 5 of 5: The Interview Aug 18, 2017
    Jennifer and Jeane demonstrate a Naturalization Interview from US Citizenship Bootcamp and make final commentsabout both of their books. US Citizenship Bootcamp and She Built Ships During WWII are available from ESLPublishing.com. Listen to all th...