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Story of Yung Wing

Yung Wing was a scholar who came to America when he was 18 years old to attend high school. He was the first Chinese person to attend Yale University and graduated in 1853. Yung Wing went back to China and with the permission of the Chinese government, brought more students back to America to study. P.S. 124 is named the Yung Wing School to honor the first Chinese student in America.