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Asian immigrant students are not welcome in an Asian community

Asian immigrant students are not welcome in an Asian community

Elizabeth Han

March 13, 2017


Filed under Campus, OPINION

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen sophomore Elisa Hsu first saw America with her own eyes, she realized her expectations of the foreign country strayed far from reality. Back in China, as she uttered “Kennedy Middle School” under her breath, she pictured a classroom full of blonde hair and blue eyes. The name screamed white culture — maybe some black culture on a second thoug...

International students start anew

International students start anew

Alexandria Poh

September 21, 2011


Filed under From the magazine, Print news

Students from increasingly widespread areas around the world are making MVHS their high school hotspot. In addition to transfers from Asian countries such as Taiwan and India, they have been arriving from the Netherlands and Iran recently as well. What is it that draws them thousands of miles aw...