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Language Learning App Game

Executive SummaryLearning a new language is a difficult journey to undergo; even more so with languages that rely heavily on tone inflection. The Mandarin language in particular alters words in their entirety based on the tone used. For instance the English sound “ma” can mean mother, flax, horse, or to yell depending on the tonal inflection...

Growing Up Hmong at the Crossroads (documentary)

Executive SummaryFour children of former Hmong refugees embark from their home in Minnesota on a milestone journey to trace their family history in Laos, Thailand and France. In their earnest search for their cultural roots, Justin, Joshua, Bella and Maipa open a door into the world of children born to former war refugees and what it means to grow up...
Published: 4/11/2018   |   Inventor(s): Safoi Babana-Hampton
Keywords(s):   Category(s): Communication, Education & Training

Hmong Memory at the Crossroads (documentary)

Executive Summary Liachoua Lee, a Hmong-American from Rochester Hills, Michigan, revisits his past as a former refugee and son of Hmong veterans of the French Indochina War (1946-1954), and of the American Secret War in Laos (1961-1975), by revisiting places that carry traces of his personal history and the emotional scars left by the war. Lee’s...
Published: 4/11/2018   |   Inventor(s): Safoi Babana-Hampton, Swarnavel Eswaran Pillai, Marjorie Helms, Cedric Naolu Lee
Keywords(s):   Category(s): Communication, Education & Training