Month: July 2013

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Intern Corner: The NQAPIA Experience

By Steven This summer went by so fast. It feels as if I only introduced myself to Ben, my supervisor, a week ago. However, ten weeks have passed, and what has happened in between has strengthened my understanding of the non-profit world, DC’s AAPI community, and the issues that affect the people we serve. From […]

Immigration Stories

Uncovering Our Stories: Sandy

I’m 16 years old. I am Laotian and Vietnamese, and I’m bisexual. I grew up in Providence, Rhode Island, in one of the most dangerous neighborhoods – shootings every week, police sirens every night. I grew up with really strict parents who raised me by how they were raised in Laos. I started to realize […]