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Monday, April 28, 2014

Spotlight: New ODP Scanner


In February 2014, Lauren, a junior from Cypress, Texas, joined the Vietnam Center and Archive in scanning the FVPPA/VAHF Collection’s ODP Application Files. Her friend Alexia, an ODP Scanning Student since October 2013, got her interested in working at the archive. Lauren finds working with the ODP files interesting. She especially enjoys learning the personal points of view from hand written letters, photographs, and other documents within the files.  The personal point of view is a perspective she feels you don’t get from reading about the Vietnamese Diaspora in school.
Lauren came to TTU because her mom and uncle attended, and there is a lot of school spirit and pride at TTU. She is majoring in Nutrition Pre-Dental. She enjoys reading, watching scary movies, running, being at the beach, and outdoor activities.

1 Comment »

  1. You are doing good job. I have been in Vietnam Center 6 years ago and visited your offices with Mr. Khanh.
    Best wishes for you!
    And thanks!
    Thanhhong Nguyen from Da Nang city-Vietnam.

    Comment by thanhhong nguyen — Thursday, May 1, 2014 @ 10:32 am

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