Winifred’s father also moved to Taiwan to work with a friend of his in a vocational school. Shortly thereafter Purdue University in Indiana suggested teacher exchanges. They invited Winifred's father to the U.S. as an instructor in 1957. Then came Sputnik.
|"Sputnik Changed Everything."|
"Sputnik Changed Everything. The U.S. changed its immigration policy. For scientists and engineers they encouraged immigration. So my father took the chance, applied for a green card and got it. So because he had a green card, he could get his family out. Our whole family moved to Chicago. My mother, sisters and I came in 1958.”
(To be continued. Next: Protected as a Foreigner.)