Science & Engineering Stories Category

My mother told me that I was born at the time when they ran out of birth permits

Science & Engineering Stories

November 2, 2015

“My mother told me that I was born at the time when they ran out of birth permits in China so essentially, I am...

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I was known as the shy girl until the 6th grade not because I was really shy, but because...

Chinatown Stories, Science & Engineering Stories

October 25, 2015

  “When I was in the 3rd grade, my mom decided to switch me from bilingual class to a regular English...

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I must be his only 3rd generation Asian friend

Identity & Belonging Stories, Science & Engineering Stories

October 18, 2015

“My Chinese friend overheard me talk to my father on the phone and when I got off he said to me, ‘why...

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Family will always be my family

Science & Engineering Stories, Young Professional Stories

June 29, 2015

 “I can meet new people but my family will always be my family.”  The first thing I noticed about Vinay...

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