Vietnamese American

Mariam Lam Named to Lead UCR's Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
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… boards of Thirdway Human Rights and Development, Vietnamese American Arts and Letters Association, Diasporic Vietnamese Artists Network, and Global Village Foundation, and on the Grades 7?12 Vietnamese American Curriculum Project Committee. No tags for this post.

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In respectful environment, Paul Tran delves into own self
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Tran is a Vietnamese American historian and poet who is one of the top 10 slam poets in the world. Quirky and humorous, Tran referred to us as “the cutest people in the cutest room in all of Williamstown” and shared his astrology sign and its symbolisms. No tags for this post.

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Marijuana in Orlando: Smoke signals, Central Florida 100, April 17, 2016
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On Thursday, the Vietnamese American Student Association at the University of Central Florida held its 41st commemoration of the fall of Saigon. The event honored the past, discussing the state of Vietnamese-Americans and what the future holds for … No tags for this post.

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BP's Deepwater Horizon Continues To Spill In All (Legal) Directions
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In this case, Houston attorney Tammy Tran alleges that defendants John Cracken of Dallas and Bob Hilliard of Corpus Christi stole the name and identity of plaintiff Thim Nguyen, a Louisiana Vietnamese-American seafood boat owner and captain, and those … No tags for this post.

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Learn while traveling with De Anza study abroad program
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Students will study the Vietnamese language and Vietnamese–American literature while traveling. They will learn about the working conditions in a Communist country. “We saw a 5-year-old girl working in the middle of the night, selling cheap lottery … No tags for this post.

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Vietnamese-American author wins Pulitzer
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HÀ N?I – Vietnamese-American Nguy?n Thanh Vi?t has won the Pulitzer Prize 2016 for his novel titled The Sympathizer. Vi?t beat two other finalists — Kelly Link's Get in Trouble: Stories, published by Random House, and Margaret Verble's Maud's Line, … No tags for this post.

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Cab driver who was kidnapped by OC jail escapees didn't get a reward — so he …
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The cab driver who was kidnapped by three Orange County jail escapees said Friday that he planned to sue the county for discrimination. Even though he had persuaded one of the three fugitives to surrender, Long Ma said, and had worked with law … No tags for this post.

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Amid tight state budgets, black colleges seek other students
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It is one of two schools in the state to offer a doctor of pharmacy program, and has attracted Vietnamese-American students. Bottom line: HBCUs must pursue students who reflect the nation's changing racial and ethnic makeup to keep their enrollments up. No tags for this post.

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Black Colleges Seek White, Latino, Asian Students Amid Tight State Budgets
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It is one of two schools in the state to offer a doctor of pharmacy program, and has attracted Vietnamese-American students. Bottom line: HBCUs must pursue students who reflect the nation's changing racial and ethnic makeup to keep their enrollments up. No tags for this post.

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Bao Nguyen Lands Endorsement From Honor Pac, Lgbt Immigrants, in Bid for Congress
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Bao Nguyen has demonstrated his commitment to advance progressive policies that create a more inclusive and promising society for LGBT, Latina/os, Asians and immigrant communities. As the first openly gay Vietnamese-American Mayor of a major city in … No tags for this post.

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Dr. Ken a sitcom written from an Asian-American standpoint
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That's very important to me," says the actor, who has twin seven-year-old daughters with wife Tran Ho, a 43-year-old Vietnamese-American doctor. If the result is deemed not authentic enough by someone like Huang, that is because his upbringing was … No tags for this post.

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Santana: Old Friends Now Foes in 48th District, While Debate in 46th a Dud
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… debates of the year – sponsored by Santa Ana-based group Connect-to-Council, the chambers of commerce of Santa Ana, Garden Grove, Fountain Valley, and Anaheim, as well as the Vietnamese American Chamber of Commerce, and Santa Ana College. No tags for this post.

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What I'm Reading: 'The Sympathizer'
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… global engagements. As college campuses seek to become more inclusive, we can take many lessons from The Sympathizer, which helps American readers understand, and sympathize with, the complexities of Vietnamese and Vietnamese-American life. No tags for this post.

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Pulitzer-winner Viet Thanh Nguyen thanks minority writers who 'blazed the path'
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The novel is also made possible by the many writers, remembered and forgotten, who have blazed the path for today's minority writers, writers of color, Asian American writers, Vietnamese American writers. It would take a book to acknowledge the … No tags for this post.

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New IoT Competition hopes to turn Ho Chi Minh City into a smart city
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Do is an anchor in the Vietnamese startup ecosystem with a resume that includes Vietnam Angel Network, SHIELD, Launch, Vietnamese American Entrepreneurs Network, Startup.vn, Thousand Network, and Global Shapers. Do wrote in 2014 he would … No tags for this post.

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