What's in a name?
The Vietnamese population has been in the US for quite some time, about 35 years or so. This means that many--though not all--of the Vietnamese students in our district are second generation.
Son Do discusses the culture of Vietnamese names.
Below are some resources to brush up on the Vietnamese immigration waves to the U.S.:
- VT Digger (2018): As deportations increase to Vietnam, one Vermonter fights his own.
- Migration Policy Institute (9/2018): Vietnamese Immigrants in the United States