Her Service Helps Students from Her Own Community See College as a Possibility

By Shayla Thiel Stern As one of nine children of Hmong refugee parents, Goachy Yang had not given college much thought. “In the Hmong community, it’s either college or marriage if you’re a girl,” she said. “Applying to colleges just seemed like a hassle, and I thought I would try to just work after I finished high school.” Gaochy changed her mind when her older … Continue reading Her Service Helps Students from Her Own Community See College as a Possibility