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The Truth Behind the Model Minority Myth

“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”
– Nelson Mandela

Why Learning about Asian American History is Important Now

What do you know about Asian American history and anti-Asian racism? How would you feel if you or a loved one were targeted because of your race? In the first part of this series, we will talk about the root causes behind anti-Asian hate starting with the Opium Wars.

How to Build Credit as an International Student

The best time to start building credit is as soon as possible. However, for international students, there are additional barriers that make it harder to start and build credit for the future. Learn more about some ways students are maneuvering these obstacles and prove their financial credibility.


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Students’ stories

Inclusion and Support

Support from family, friends, and coworkers has played an important role in Anushka’s job search. She fears that her sense of belongingness and family-like work culture will go away once she leaves her current role.

Cultural Differences

Identifying your goals, long-term and short-term may help you understand what you want in a career. Although Vu wants to network, she feels her shy personality may get in the way of that sometimes, as well as her cultural differences.

Job searching post-graduation for Ericka Tenefrancia

Finding a job while in school, versus after graduating has been more challenging than Tenefrancia anticipated. Talking to employers about sponsorship options have also posed frustration, as job postings appear to be misleading. In this blog post, Tenefrancia shares how employers and company websites can improve their career pages to maximize employment opportunities for international students like herself.


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