Mu Yen came to the United States in June 2008. She and her family accomplished their dream of her becoming a U.S. Citizen just in time to vote in the Fall 2013 elections. Every week she continues to build her knowledge of the English language while attending Family Literacy classes with her children. She works on linguistic activities with them at home, using ideas gained from English class. She continues to build confidence in mastering the English language while making progress toward her literacy goals.