Nickname: #110 Sage*
Crossed: Spring 2019
Big: Kazua "DilligencE*" Yang
Major: Double Major in Nutritional Sciences and Asian Languages & Cultures with Certificates in Chinese Professional Communications and Global Health
Year: Class of 2022
Birthday: November 29
Hometown: Madison, WI
Ethnicity/Heritage: Vietnamese - Chinese
What are some hobbies/interests you have?: Baking, cooking, eating food, Animal Crossing, roller coasters, pandas, traveling, road trips
What I Aspire: To collect over 100 panda plushies
Favorite Food/Restaurant: Miel lattes, har gow dumplings, bun bo hue
Why did you join aKDPhi?
Coming into college, I was looking for a community that had good vibes. One of my philosophies in life is that the people you choose to surround yourself with directly influence your actions and choices. For me, aKDPhi had the vibes I was seeking for. I found myself immersed in a community filled with driven, empowering, and inspirational womxn that do such for our community.
How has your time in aKDPhi helped/improved/challenged you?
Being a part of aKDPhi has helped pushed me to work hard and always stay on top of things. aKDPhi has helped me grow my professional and leadership skills, as well as discover and pursue activities that I am passionate about. I have been able to accomplish things I thought I did not have the ability to do, all with an amazing support system to back me.
Positions Held in aKDPhi: Alumnae Chair (Fall 2020-Spring 2021), Status Chair (Fall 2020-Spring 2021), Sxsterhood Chair (Spring 2020), Secretary (Fall 2019)
Affiliates & Positions Held: Logistics Chair (2019-2020) - Vietnamese Student Association
Registration Committee (2019-2020) - UVSA Midwest 18th Annual VIA-1
Mercile J. Lee Chancellor's Scholar