Anh T Nguyen (MA, University of Southern Indiana) is aPh.D. student at The University of New Mexico studying critical media and intercultural communication. His work focuses on how Asian Pacific Americans use social media to negotiate their identity and build coalitions acrossrace, gender, and class. Anh is currently serving as the student representative at theOrganization for the Study of Communication, Language, and Gender from 2020 to 2022. Anh won The Top Paper Award offered by the Central States Communication Association’s Activism, Communication Ethics, and Social Justice Interest Group in April 2020.