APASS Student Ambassadors

APASS Student Ambassadors


China’s Weijuan Huang is fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese, an APASS student ambassador, and an ESOL tutor at Laney.

Majoring in accounting, Weijuan’s stated goal is to transfer to a four-year university.

In her free time, she enjoys photography and cooking.

Lisa Duong is from Los Angeles California. She is majoring in Psychology, Business Management, Cosmetology, and Real Estate.

She is trilingual and fluent in Cantonese, Vietnamese, and English.

In her free time, she enjoys watching all types of movies –  comedy, foreign, action, and drama.

She is a model kit builder of Guandam kits, jigsaw puzzles, 3D’s, diamond puzzles, Lego sets, and transformers action figures are her favorites.

Lisa’s wants to inspire, motivate, and encourage  her fellow students to get involved with student support services to help them gain resources that will lead to their  success and happiness.

Battuya Nergui, a student ambassador at APASS is from Mongolia.

Her major is accounting. She’s fluent in both Mongolian and Japanese.

She is a full-time mother and in her free time goes hiking while trying  to be of help to many people.

Xavia Chang is from the city of Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.

She speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, and Vietnamese, and now is learning English at Laney.

My goal is to earn a degree and become a Dental Assistant.

I am an active person. and like all activities, but the most important activity for me  is yoga,

Also, I like to help by being a problem-solver other, and in particular, I would like to help and share with others how to have beautiful skin.

In my ❤️, with almost anything, I know I can help.

My name is Loan Le. I am from Viet Nam.

I graduated from the Cosmetology Department at Laney and since then, I have returned to Laney to complete my AA’s degree in Cosmetology and Language Arts.

Since 2020, I have been  an ambassador at APASS.

I can speak Vietnamese, English, and a little French.

I currently work as a Hairstylist at GreatClips, as well as a care giver for In Home Supportive Services (IHSS). I like to cook, listen to music, and read in my free time.

Whenever I can, I sometimes help with Vietnamese interpretation for students at East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC), a non-profit law organization to help low income students.

Jiewen Deng is from China. She is a student ambassador at APASS. She ‘s fluent in both Mandarin and Cantonese. Her goal is to become a social worker. She is active and likes to hike and bicycle in her spare time.  She volunteers as well. She likes to help everyone

My name is Frida Veliz, I was born in Hayward but I grew up in Guatemala. I came to the U.S. four years ago. I’m fluent in both English and Spanish. I’m a current architecture student at Laney. Some of my hobbies are reading, playing sports and drawing!!

My name is xiaoxia Xie. I am from China. I came to the U.S. four years ago. I’m fluent in  Chinese language(mandarin/Cantonese) and have some proficiency in English. I’m a current Language arts student at Laney College. Some of my hobbies are cooking and swimming.