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If An Earthquake Hit Tomorrow…

Posted March 10, 2010 by Various

As communities in Haiti and Chile recover from the damage of recent quakes, The kNOw writers share how family and loved ones become a priority in the wake of natural disasters. Life After Disaster Wow. To be honest, this is hard to write about because it is scary to me. It makes me speechless. Yes, […]

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Six-Word Memoir

Posted January 11, 2011 by Various

In response to David Mas Masumoto’s column in The Fresno Bee on November 28, 2010, youth from The kNOw took on the challenge of writing their own six-word memoirs.

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Education

Textbook Update Could Give Hmong Youth Cultural Pride

Posted August 28, 2008 by Various

New America Media, Commentary By Connie Vang Editor’s Note: A new California bill that would require that the refugee history of Southeast Asians be included in the next textbook curriculum update may have the side-effect of instilling cultural pride in young Hmong Americans. A vote for California Assembly Bill 2064 is a vote to help […]

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Family

Relationships 101: Family Matters

Posted April 23, 2009 by Various

Part 3: Family Matters Family Strength I am not too experienced in relationships in terms of boyfriend/girlfriend, but that doesn’t mean I haven’t experienced other forms of relationships. My relationship with girlfriends have long been unfamiliar since I have been single for more than over three years, but I have a strong sense of family, friends, […]

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Coping With Life’s Transitions

Posted June 25, 2009 by Various

Adapting to new situations and life changes can be tough for adults, let alone young people. Here’s what the writers at The kNOw had to say about dealing with life’s transitions, for better or for worse. Air Of Maturity Middle school, compared to high school. Certainly there is a difference in growing up and having […]

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