Learn Vietnamese Online: Sơ vin

Learn Vietnamese Online: Sơ vin

[Vietnamese below] “Sơ vin” is a loanword from French which refers to tucking one’s shirt in. In the past, “sơ vin” was mainly applied by the officer which the shirt had to neatly tucked into the pants. Today, we have more styles of...
VLS’ Student: Margaret

VLS’ Student: Margaret

[Vietnamese below] Margaret is from America. She has been studying Vietnamese at VLS for over 100 hours. Last week, she had the opportunity to visit Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam. This is the first time coming to Hanoi so she spent a lot of time visiting many...
Vietnam Economy in a Turbulent Global Environment Workshop

Vietnam Economy in a Turbulent Global Environment Workshop

In every part of the world’s economy, Covid-19, geopolitical tensions, and inflationary pressure are creating immense challenges for workers, firms, and public policymakers. How do they survive such erratic and severe economic turbulence?  At the workshop, Mr. Nguyễn...
A special gift for cô Hòa

A special gift for cô Hòa

[Vietnamese below] Jason is a Việt Kiều. He has been learning Vietnamese at VLS for about 3 months. He and his girl friend spent 2 days to make a special gift for his teacher, Ms. Hòa. This is a portrait rice painting of Ms. Hòa. The have to fry the rice with...
VLS’ Student: Jonathan and his journey of learning Vietnamese

VLS’ Student: Jonathan and his journey of learning Vietnamese

[Vietnamese below] Jonathan is from America. He has been studying Vietnamese at VLS since August, 2021. He started studying Vietnamese due to his interest in the history of Vietnam. He thinks that studying Vietnamese history by itself is awesome, but studying the...
Vietnamese Culture in The Workplace Workshop

Vietnamese Culture in The Workplace Workshop

Our 2021 series of Vietnamese Culture in The Workplace workshops has helped many expatriates, HR professionals and business owners better understand the distinct and diverse values and characteristics of Vietnamese culture and society. With such useful insights, they...