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Professor Who Asked Student to ‘Anglicize’ Her Name Is Put on Leave

NYTimes.com Sunday, 21 June 2020 ()
Matthew Hubbard, a mathematics professor in Oakland, Calif., said his emails to Phuc Bui Diem Nguyen, a Vietnamese-American college freshman, were both a “mistake” and “offensive.”
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A professor at a San Francisco Bay Area community college has been put on leave after asking a Vietnamese-American student to "Anglicize" her name because it sounds like a vulgarity in English, school officials confirmed.

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