|Hometown:||Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam|
|Major/Minor:||Accounting, Business Management
Concentrating in Marketing
|Year:||Expected graduation Spring 2014|
Parkside Asian Organization (PAO), Parkside International Club (PIC) and Parkside American Marketing Association (PAMA)
Student Involvement Center by PAO office. I can always find friends there to study with
Saigon café. It’s nice to sometimes find the taste of my country. And the food there is excellent
Parkside is my second home. I will try to spend most my time on campus to do homework, hanging out with friends, participating in events or visiting professors. However, Kenosha has countless places, especially food to visit and a beautiful lakefront to view and enjoy an off-day
Digital Art by instructor Judith. I consider myself as a left-brained person so signing up for Art is an adventure to find if I have any right-brained talent. Judith has made the class very fun and easier
Thomas Boyd has to be the best professor so far, as far as lecturing. It was Business Law II. Law was always my weakness. However, he lectured everything with only him speaking, but it was very interesting and interactive. I would sign up for that class again if I could
Countless opportunities. As a transfer student from a big community college, I was surprised with the opportunities for leadership and personal development I received at a smaller-size university: organization events, Community projects, volunteer opportunities, informational sessions…
As an international student, my school’s location options were limited to ANYWHERE. UW-P was my pick over others because it has an excellent business programs, and close environment that allow me to expand my connections to professors and faculty for future career advises.
My favorite quote is from Abraham Lincoln "And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." No one knows where you will be in the future so why not take chances when you can in college. Look into other majors, minors, volunteers, and involvement to make your time worth.