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Of Many Firsts…

As a first-generation college student from the University of Florida (UF), I have many goals for my future. My dreams stem from the support of my family and the expectations I have set for myself. I wanted to see the world, get exposed, and obtain a wider cultural perspective. I wanted a program that would challenge

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A Piece of Southeast Asia

Traditionally when students opt to go abroad, they choose countries they are familiar with, where they can live comfortably for many months. Most semesters abroad are spent in Europe as it is a very comfortable destination for American students. When it was my turn to choose a country for my summer internship, I took the

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How to celebrate Tet, Axis style

In celebration of the fruitful year of 2018, Axis family held its year-end party with a flair of the traditional Áo Dài’. Historically, wearing Áo Dài began in 1744 through a decree by the Southern Lord Nguyen Phuc Khoat. The act was to show respect and gain support from the indigenous people, Cham who were the

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