There’s more to me than color.

Christina Veland,
Virginia Beach, VA

Throughout my entire life, I have heard the phrase “well, of course you’re good at that. You’re Asian!” But there is more to me than the color of my skin. Beneath the surface is a real person with real struggles. It is difficult explaining to my peers that it hurts to be so quickly stereotyped.

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