“Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won.” -Ayn Rand
Nickname: #111 VeluRe
Crossed: Fall 2015
Big Sister: Van “CalibRe” Hoang
Major: Civil Engineering
Year: Class of 2018
Hometown: Pembroke Pines, FL
Ethnicity: Chinese Vietnamese American
Positions held in aKDPhi: Cultural Chair (Spring 2017), Academic Chair (Spring 2018)
What I like: Food, music, tea, coffee, movies, introspective conversations, dogs, architecture, when crowds sing in unison during live concerts, the color grey.
What I do: Listening/playing music and writing. I’m involved in the Asian American Student Union, Asian & Pacific Islander American Affairs, and the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers.
Why I joined aKDPhi: I wanted to join an organization that would challenge me. aKDPhi has shown me sides of myself that I didn’t know existed. It’s taught me more about myself and what I’m capable of.
Contact Candice at firstname.lastname@example.org.