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Yanna Nguyen

Experience Design, 2025

Before blowing out my first birthday candles, my grandparents laid before me several everyday objects—a dollar bill, a mirror, and a bowl of rice. According to tradition, each object symbolized a different career, and my choice prophesied my future. I flung my chubby little arms out, snatched at a book with one hand and a paintbrush with the other. I’ve been curious and creating ever since!

Undergrad Major: Communications, Open Emphasis

Hometown: Wichita, KS