Interview questions

Questions for classmate

1. What are your plans after graduation?

2. Why did you choose William and Mary? Would you recommend the school to your friends? Why or why not?

3. What do you do in your spare time in Williamsburg?

4. What is the most embarrassing memory from your childhood?

5. What clubs are you involved in?

6. What is your happiest memory from you childhood?

Questions for a local

1. What changes have you seen in Williamsburg in the past 10 years? 20 years?

2. Are you happy about those changes? Why or why not?

3. What schools did you attend? Who was your favorite/most influencial teacher and why?

4. If you did not grow up in Williamsburg, what brought you here?

5. Do you like living in a tourist town? Why or why not?

6. What did you do in your leisure time?


The Williamsburg Documentary Project (WDP) strives to collect and preserve the rich past of Williamsburg, Virginia. By conducting oral history interviews, building physical and digital archives, and creating online exhibits, the WDP interprets Williamsburg’s recent past. The WDP works towards developing a better understanding of Williamsburg by bringing together individuals, local groups, Colonial Williamsburg, and the College of William & Mary.

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