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Community Conversation: Talk Story -Sharing AAPI Identities - Shared screen with speaker view
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
41:35
Welcome everyone!
Jerome Cueva
42:53
Hello everyone!
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
43:09
Welcome Jerome!
Tricia Darrell
45:03
Prayers for India!
raiida thompson
52:31
did thuy say 16th year?
raiida thompson
53:26
without Lusyna, our office will be totally lost
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
59:21
David Yang - Hmong Pride!
Inez Barragan
01:03:04
There's an excellent book that provides one window to Hmong culture in the U.S.: Anne Fadiman's THE SPIRIT CATCHES YOU AND YOU FALL DOWN
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
01:11:03
Thank you for sharing your life story, Thuy. I feel honored to learn it and to know you.
Monica Sain
01:12:07
Amazing story, Thuy. Wow! Your mom is so heroic and brave.
Shamiran Badal
01:12:44
Thuy, thank you for sharing your story. It does explain your strengths and the amazing person you are today.
raiida thompson
01:18:21
she keeps it at 1000
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:21:16
It's frustrating to be defined by OTHERS even as you try to help them understand who you are …
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
01:21:45
Go Be You!!!
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:23:43
In working with AAPI students, counselors definitely see how the stereotypes internalized can sometimes impact career development and career choices.
Tricia Darrell
01:24:47
So true Hai!!!
Theresa Tran
01:26:04
Thank you all for your powerful and heartbreaking/inspiring stories!
Monica Sain
01:26:05
I was born in the Chicago area (Oak Park), too, David!
Xuan Lu
01:27:57
totally agree with you David!
raiida thompson
01:28:50
my dad would be so unhappy with me when I would pick up Arabic books/literature to read cuz he felt that I was wasting time away from reading in English
raiida thompson
01:29:06
I'm soooo stunned by how common most immigrant experiences are! it's amazing.
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:29:31
@Raiida - thank you for sharing this shared experience! I agree … the commonalities are definitely there
Natalia Lukomski
01:30:46
Thank you for sharing, David. I am an immigrant from Ukraine, not a native Ukrainian, and can repeat almost all of your words about myself.
raiida thompson
01:31:07
@Ken a great book about the history of Japanese occupation of the Philipines is When the Elephants Danc-- a great story (historical fiction)
raiida thompson
01:31:16
Dance, not Danc
Monica Sain
01:31:54
I'm loving this panel! I'm learning so much.
Inez Barragan
01:35:24
soo beautiful -thank you Uma
Panelist-Kristine May Crabajales
01:35:28
You have a great singing voice Uma and thank you so much for performing to us
Theresa Tran
01:35:54
Absolutely enchanting, Uma!
Panelist/Facilitator - Lusyna Narvaez
01:36:01
That is so beautiful Uma
Tricia Darrell
01:36:04
Uma, your singing reminds me of home!
Monica Sain
01:36:04
Beautiful singing voice, Uma!!
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:36:11
Captivating … beautiful
raiida thompson
01:36:17
that is beautiful Uma...made me tear up and touched my soul
Panelist/Facilitator - Kendall Harrison
01:36:23
Beautiful singing, Uma! Thank you so much for sharing your voice and story with us
Facilitator - Kristal Dela Cruz
01:36:24
I got goosebumps.. thank you Uma!!
Jamilete Lopez
01:36:29
Wow! That was beautiful!
Aaron Dao
01:36:30
Beautiful voice.
Monica Sain
01:36:32
@Raiida: I teared up, too
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
01:36:33
Beautiful sentiment--and voice--thank you so much, Uma.
Tricia Darrell
01:37:30
Mission is truly an amazing community!!
ANA MASCIARELLI
01:37:40
beautiful voice thanks for the music. Uma
Panelist-Uma Nagarajan
01:38:30
Thank you everyone!
Tricia Darrell
01:39:03
Your mum is beautiful!
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
01:40:36
Mission is lucky to have you.
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
01:40:48
Glad you found us because of them.
Theresa Tran
01:42:11
Much respect to you, Thuy! Your mom would be proud of what an amazing role model you are for others at Mission!
Xuan Lu
01:42:20
Student are so lucky to have you here, Thuy!
Monica Sain
01:43:03
Myspace! LOL
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:43:06
Lusyna - love that you didn't follow the Yellow Brick Road!
Panelist/Facilitator - Lusyna Narvaez
01:47:04
same here David
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:47:27
Books helped me escape and can be anything/anyone I wanted!
Monica Sain
01:48:27
Same for me, Thuy! Books and music still are my refuge
Mary Ann Medrano
01:48:32
I totally relate with books and escaping.
Tricia Darrell
01:48:49
Hip Hop is under rated!
Monica Sain
01:49:08
Agreed, Tricia!
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:50:08
Drop the Mic, bro Yang!
nanako nirei
01:50:31
That was amazing
Tricia Darrell
01:50:45
New York has the BEST hip hop culture!!!!!!!
Tricia Darrell
01:51:45
David on the MIUC
Tricia Darrell
01:51:48
LOL-Ken
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
01:51:59
Put the man on the spot, Hai!
Facilitator - Kristal Dela Cruz
01:52:04
Where's the magic mic for Ken? :D
Monica Sain
01:52:08
Ken, you have to sing now! I love Keith Sweat
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:52:12
LOL
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:53:57
No need to succumb to peer pressure, Ken.
Tricia Darrell
01:54:36
YESSSS HAI!!!
raiida thompson
01:54:49
I need to step out, but I LOVED the panel, and hearing all of our speakers! Wonderful stories of life experiences...and YES! I grapple with my identity EVERY SINGLE DAY! :-) have a great night all
Tricia Darrell
01:55:04
Good nightaiida!
Tricia Darrell
01:55:09
Raiida
Panelist/Facilitator - Kendall Harrison
01:55:15
Thank you Raiida! Have a good night!
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:57:01
What is your identity and how do you grapple with your identity?What has empowered you to be comfortable with who you are?
Monica Sain
01:57:29
Amazing moderation, Hai!
Tricia Darrell
01:57:46
Well done Hai!
Panelist/Facilitator - Thuy Trang
01:57:58
Thank you, em Hai. Wonderful facilitation.
Mary Ann Medrano
02:23:59
I love that, my story is my parents' story and so forth.
Farhan Hussain
02:24:07
^^
Facilitator - Thuy Trang
02:25:13
"Be the Person You Needed When You Were Younger" -Ayesha Siddiqi​
Nicole Ryan
02:25:33
Awe Thuy I love that
Facilitator - Thuy Trang
02:25:47
Yes, Hai - especially if you talk TOO LOUD … :P
Nicole Ryan
02:35:53
Everyone please consider taking Professor Hai Nguyen's class, knowledge is power!
Facilitator - Thuy Trang
02:35:54
Inez - your kindness, soothing wisdom that you bring to all spaces - this means so much !
Monica Sain
02:36:13
Here's a great website for being an ally: https://stopaapihate.org/actnow/
Moderator- Hai Nguyen
02:37:50
https://www.pbs.org/show/asian-americans/
Moderator- Hai Nguyen
02:37:58
great documentary on the history of AAPIs
Mary Ann Medrano
02:38:03
Don't make an assumption everyone is ok
Moderator- Hai Nguyen
02:38:56
channel your inner NWA
Mary Ann Medrano
02:39:00
Not everyone has the same support like we do at Mission and I am so grateful
Moderator- Hai Nguyen
02:39:01
Asians with Attitude
Inez Barragan
02:39:04
Thank you for these important reminders
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
02:40:09
Thank you for sharing this gift, panelists, facilitators, and organizers.
danny nguyen
02:43:54
Donate online on the MC donate page and click the DONATE NOW button under Scholarships. Next, enter their donation amount and then note “AAPI’s for Black Lives Scholarship” in the Description box. All online donations with this description will be deposited into a fund that will be specifically used only for the AAPI’s for Black Lives Donate online on the MC donate page and click the DONATE NOW button under Scholarships. Next, enter their donation amount and then note “AAPI’s for Black Lives Scholarship” in the Description box. All online donations with this description will be deposited into a fund that will be specifically used only for the AAPI’s for Black Lives Scholarship.
Mary Ann Medrano
02:44:55
Beautifully put together AAPI Team, thank you!
Nicole Ryan
02:45:01
For all my mixed kids, don't let anyone tell you what you are! You don't have to choose only one ethnicity, cherish all that you are
Monica Sain
02:45:05
Yes, this was amazing!
Inez Barragan
02:45:14
As immigrants, we're all survivors and carry the impact of past traumas . . . and now -tho we may appear quiet- we feel secondary trauma over what's happening to our vulnerable populations . . .
Facilitator - Thuy Trang
02:45:16
Yes, Nicole!
Panelist - David Yang
02:45:19
thank you students, and everyone for being here. thank you for your truth and vulnerability. You are appreciated.
Nguyen Le
02:45:20
Proud of Mission College Community.
Mary Ann Medrano
02:45:22
Yes, Nicole
Jerome Cueva
02:45:23
Be safe everyone
Daniel Chow
02:45:23
Bye thank you
Daniel Peck | He-Him-His
02:45:28
Thank you!!!!
Facilitator - Kristal Dela Cruz
02:45:49
Thank you all! :)
Jamilete Lopez
02:46:00
Thank you!
Aaron Dao
02:46:07
Thank you.