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Vi’s Story

Vi Nguyen was born in a refugee camp after her parents fled war-ravaged Vietnam. Her family’s notion of success was rooted in the idea that only certain jobs could bring the stability they highly valued given their generation’s trauma. But as a creative at heart, there was always friction between those paths and Vi’s own ambitions. It seemed there was no way to “have it all.” After journeying through college with Act Six’s leadership framework, she knew what to do next. Her understanding of her identity and potential had completely transformed.

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