Author: Tiffany Nguyen

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới/新年快乐/Happy Lunar New Year 0

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới/新年快乐/Happy Lunar New Year

As I write this, I’m currently sitting in my grandmother’s pastel green living room couch. I came home for Tết, or Vietnamese New Year, to celebrate with my family. This year is the year of the Horse. So those whose zodiac sign is the horse, expect a lot of luck coming your way this year. Tết celebrations can be divided into three parts: before New Year’s Eve, Ne ...
“Where are you from?” Revisited: An Intro 0

“Where are you from?” Revisited: An Intro

I am Vietnamese-American. I often wonder what that identity marker even means. I also can’t remember exactly when I started to identify as Vietnamese-American or Asian-American. Whenever I fill out forms, I have this internal battle with myself and wonder if I should mark myself as Asian or if I should ignore that section completely.  Why? Well, I know I definitely have ...
Discussions with Dan: the Strategic Plan 0

Discussions with Dan: the Strategic Plan

Last Wednesday President Dan Weiss spoke with students in Sharpless Auditorium about the Strategic Plan, and his vision for the College in the coming years, the second in a series of informal talks organized by Students' Council, called "Discussions with Dan." After giving an overview of the Strategic Plan, a document articulating and defining priorities for the College an ...