Story Corps
9:21 am
Sat July 30, 2011

Ju-Pong Lin and Sally Mendzela

PROVIDENCE, RI – Born in Taiwan, Ju-Pong moved to Montreal as a young child. In kindergarten she is given the name "Polly" by her kindergarten teacher because Her father wants her to have an English sounding name. She describes deciding in graduate school to again use the name Ju-Pong.