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Stephanie Yang

Stephanie Yang is a Ph.D. candidate in the human genetics graduate program. Stephanie enjoys soccer, reading, and gaming. Her favorite chip flavor is Honey BBQ (but only the ones by UTZ).

Two arms holding up a handmade sign that says "Stop Asian Hate."

Will You Stop Asian Hate?

During the coronavirus pandemic, there has been a staggering increase in hate crimes against the Asian American and Pacific Islander community. Graduate student Stephanie Yang recounts her personal experiences with racism and reflects on the rise in anti-Asian sentiment.