Being an international student and being stuck in a foreign country in the midst of a once-in-a century pandemic was the last thing I had in mind when imagining how my freshman year of college would pan out.
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Yen Le Espiritu, professor of ethnic studies at UC San Diego, discussed Vietnamese refugees and indigenous people on Monday at Pomona College. Around 40 community members filled the Hahn Lecture Hall.
Hong Dang Bui gives an introduction speech on CaoDai, a modern faith founded in Vietnam in the 1920s that teaches the unity of all religions, humanity and the universe.
A blend of music, comedy and drama filled Dailey Theatre as a crowd of 50 attended the opening night of “Vietgone” on Thursday. Focusing on his parents’ love story set in the 1970s, playwright Qui Nguyen challenges Asian stereotypes,showing multiple perspectives of Vietnamese immigrants escaping the treachery of war.
The Carlson Gallery in Miller Hall is lined with black-and-white photos of the war in Vietnam, along with Nick Ut’s most famous photo, ‘Napalm Girl,’ as part of his collection, “Forty-Two Years and the Frequent Wind: Vietnamese Refugees in America.”
If you have not seen senior adjunct professor of sociology Dan Kennan on campus, you might have seen his face on the corner of Indian Hill Boulevard and Arrow Highway in Claremont every Friday protesting the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, and any other pre-emptive strike the United States looks to make that could start another […]
Three professors from the LaFetra College of Education who recently spent time in Vietnam, presented the results of their research on “Women in Leadership in Vietnam” Monday in the President’s Dining Room.
Several departments at the University are offering students the opportunity to venture to foreign countries in January – allowing them to immerse themselves in different cultures, all the while, receiving credits for their experience.
Campus news for the week of March 13, 2009.
The University of La Verne’s Wilson Library hosted the opening of the “Then and Now: ULV Connections to Cambodia and Vietnam” exhibit on Oct. 20 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.