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    • Aban Rustomji oral history interview and transcript 

      Rustomji, Aban (2013-07-09)
      Aban Rustomji was born in Surat, India in 1943 but raised in Pakistan. She was raised in a Parsi community. Growing up an only child, she lost her mom at a young age and was very close to her dad as a result. After attaining ...
    • Albert Wei oral history interview and transcript 

      Wei, Albert (2020-03-24)
      Born in Taipei Taiwan, Albert Wei grew up in California as the youngest of three siblings. As an undergrad, he started at Reed College and transferred to Rice University, where he founded what would evolve into Rice’s ...
    • Alexandra Nuyda oral history interview reflecting on Covid-19 pandemic 

      Nuyda, Alexandra (2020-05-22)
      This special oral history collection is created in response to COVID-19 that started in February 2020. Alexandra Nuyda, a Rice University student who’s a junior (rising senior) in Sociology and Anthropology, concentrated ...
    • Alice Wen oral history interview and transcript 

      Wen, Alice (2019-08-09)
      Alice Wen was born in Tainan, Taiwan in 1958. She studied in Taipei First Girls High School in New Taipei City, Taiwan. In college, she studied the sciences and had aspirations of becoming an astronaut. Received scholarship ...
    • Amy Kan oral history interview reflecting on Covid-19 pandemic 

      Kan, Amy (2020-07-23)
      The special oral history collection is created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Amy Kan is a Rice University Research staff who serves as the Co-Director of the Brine Chemistry Consortium, the Co-Director of ...
    • Andy Lin oral history interview and transcript 

      Lin, Andy (2020-02-10)
      Andy Lin was born in Kaoshiung City, Taiwan in 1984. He started playing music at a young age, picking up many instruments throughout his childhood. He moved to the United States to continue his music education at 13 years ...
    • Angel On oral history 

      On, Angel (2019-08-04)
      Angel On is a young successful business woman who has made a name for herself in the financial world. However, on the side, she also runs a popular food Instagram account. As such, she explores the food scene everywhere ...
    • Angela Cheng oral history interview and transcript 

      Cheng, Angela (2020-06-05)
      Angela is a Brooklyn-based writer and filmmaker who spent her childhood performing Chinese stand up comedy in Houston, Texas. Since then, she's traded the stage for writing and directing movies. She spends most of her life ...
    • Anhlan Nguyen oral history 

      Nguyen, Anhlan (2019-02-16)
      Anhlan lived through the Vietnam war as a young child, and later, after many attempts, escaped to Canada with her family, where she went on to obtain a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Computer Science from the University ...
    • Anhlan Nguyen oral history interview reflecting on Covid-19 pandemic 

      Nguyen, Anhlan (2020-05-23)
      The special oral history collection is created in response to COVID-19 that started in February 2020. Dr. Anhlan Nguyen, a veteran community member of Houston Asian American Archive, who was interviewed back in 2019, ...
    • Anita Jaisinghani oral history interview and transcript 

      Jaisinghani, Anita (2019-10-11)
      Anita Jaisinghani was born on June 28th, 1961 and grew up in Gujarat, India. She developed a passion for cooking at a young age, but earned her bachelor’s degree in microbiology. After moving to Edmonton, Canada in 1982 ...
    • Anne Sung oral history interview and transcript 

      Sung, Anne (2020-04-10)
      Anne Sung was born in Houston, Texas to immigrant parents from Hong Kong. She grew up loving learning and the sciences. At Bellaire High School, she was involved in swimming, Academic Decathlon, and Mu Alpha Theta. She ...
    • Anonymous Daya client oral history interview and transcript 

      Daya Client (Anonymous) (2012-06-18)
      This interviewee was born in India where her family remains today. She, however, came to North America after graduating from pharmacy school and six months after her arranged marriage with her husband. She and her husband ...
    • Anonymous oral history interview and transcript 

      Chai, Dillon; Johnson, Chris (2014-06-30)
    • Anthony Pabillano oral history interview reflecting on Covid-19 pandemic 

      Pabillano, Anthony (2020-06-19)
      Anthony Pabillano immigrated from the Philippines to the US during his teenage years, which was quite a turbulent memory for him and became one of the inspirations for his later artistic creativity. He pursued an undergraduate ...
    • Atul Kothari oral history interview and transcript 

      Kothari, Atul (2018-02-08)
      Mr. Atul Kothari left India for New York in 1974 and finally ended up in Houston in 1976 where he has lived ever since. He holds an MBA as well as a B. Tech. and MS in Chemical Engineering. He has owned his own public ...
    • Bao Ngoc Pham oral history interview and transcript 

      Pham, Bao Ngoc (2019-07-19)
      Mr. Bao Ngoc Pham was born in Saigon, Vietnam in 1957. His father was in the South Vietnamese Air Force, and his mother was a homemaker. In 1975, shortly before the Fall of Saigon, Mr. Pham and his family evacuated Vietnam, ...