Symposium will honor Southeast Asian culture, Vietnam War anniversary

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War and the contributions and culture of the Hmong people in the United States, UC Merced will host a symposium Friday entitled “Southeast Asian American Legacies” that will include speakers, a poetry reading and theater performances.

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The Merced Sun-Star's Shawn Jansen and Sean Lynch make their predictions for the upcoming playoff games being played by Merced's Stone Ridge Christian and Chowchilla. (Brian Clark/