Poem: Four Roads ( A Journey of Identity)| //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

A Poem: Four Roads (A Journey of Identity)

  I wrote this poem back in 2010 and recently dug it up while rummaging through old files. It was part of my final presentation for an honors humanities course in cultural diversity and identity. In my presentation, I talked about my clash of experiences as a first generation student, an american, my Vietnamese cultural…

KD's 14 2014 New Year's Resolutions | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

KD’s 14 2014 New Year’s Resolutions

My 2013 New Years resolution was “to be more awesome.” Haha, needless to say, I’ve never been serious about setting New Years resolutions. It’s my final semester in college and this is the year I become a big boy, move out, obtain my first post-college, full-time job, get married and whatnot. I’ve got my academic…

The Story of the Old Man and the Scorpion | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

STORY: The Old Man and the Scorpion

I read this on Time 4 Learning’s facebook page and loved it. I did a Google search and found a few other versions. It’s supposedly a Buddhist proverb. Anyways, here’s a great story to share with you: “An old man saw a scorpion drowning and decided to pull it out from the water. He calmly…

26 (Mostly Serious) Tips for Your College Finals Week | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

26 (Mostly Serious) Tips for Your College Finals Week

It’s finals week! After 4.5 years of college, here are some of my random tips. Thanks for visiting! If you have anything to add, throw it in the comments and help everyone out! 1. PREPARE YOURSELF TO STUDY! GET EXCITED! KEEP YOUR ENERGY LEVEL HIGH Tell yourself that you’re going to study, at the end…

My Bucket List | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

Before I Die…

DAVID LAM-LU BUCKET LIST Last Updated: 04/05/2017 EDUCATION • Obtain my college degree – Henry B. Tippie College of Business, University of Iowa BBA Marketing, BBA Human Resource Management Certificates: Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Critical Cultural Competency University Honors, Deans List, Deans’ Achievement Award Look – me!: Commencement ✔ 05/17/2014 FAMILY • Jennifer Graduates College • Charlie Graduates College…

What’s That Word? David Lam-Lu's Guide to Asian Terminology | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

What’s That Word? Dictionary of Asian Terms

Guide to Asian Terminology A ‘Samuel Johnson Dictionary’ Imitation by David Lam-Lu. Last update: 10/30/2013 Below is a guide to common terms that you may hear when entering china. I updated and changed some things since Senior year of high school when I created this. If you have any ideas of things to add, let…

How to Personalize Your LinkedIn URL | //The Blog. KD* via @davidlamlu #TheBlogKD

How to Personalize Your LinkedIn URL

Did You Know You Can Personalize Your LinkedIn URL!? (Scroll Down for Photo Instructions) The first thing I notice when I visit anyone’s LinkedIn profile is their URL. It’s right in the middle of the screen and an uncustomized link sticks out. Don’t know if you’ve customized your URL before? Check, does it include your name…