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Don't be afraid to fail with Von

Von is an interior designer and a full-time professor at Cal State Long Beach. He was born in the Philippines and moved to the U.S. with his family when he was 4 years old. In this episode we talked about the challenges with language and culture retention when someone moves to a new country at a young age and why mental health is becoming a hot topic in the architecture and design industry. Von also shared why he switched from biochemistry to architecture and what made him pursue the full-time design professor position at Cal. State Long Beach.


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