Eighth-grader Christine Wang just won a Library of Congress contest by writing a letter about American Born Chinese! From The Connection Newspapers article: A Rocky Run Middle eighth-grader, Christine Wang, has won first place (for grades six through eight) in the Letters about Literature contest sponsored by the Library of Congress. She wrote her award-winning letter [...]
Man, this summer kicked my butt. I had deadline after deadline, and everything that was not a deadline fell by the wayside. Well, I finally see the light at the end of the tunnel (only one big deadline left!) so I'm getting back onto tasks that I've long neglected, like maintaining this website and regular flossing. [...]
Matthew, a middle-schooler from Portland, Oregon, got in touch with me over e-mail. He shared with me this amazing song that he wrote and performed, inspired by American Born Chinese. Thanks so much for sharing your talent, Matthew! Lyrics I’m the new kid in school I just want to be cool But the cool kids are [...]
Eric Hsiao and Tiffany Houng sent me this amazing trailer they made for their Children's Lit class at Cal. It does a Bear proud to see stuff like this. Thanks, Eric and Tiffany! GO BEARS!