"The Traditional Management of Maize by the Hmong"
by Tushaun Vang
Tushaun Vang wrote "The Traditional Management of Maize by the Hmong" in ENVS 163: Ethnoecology. Tushaun's instructor, MIchelle Stevens, asked students to write an essay on the ethnoecology of one geographic area/culture and ecosystem/cultural resource using examples of Traditional Resource Management and Traditional Ecological Knowledge. The reviewer for Writing the University said that this was an extremely well-researched essay, with informative background on Hmong history and traditions, effective visuals, and a strong voice.