NWA Democrat-Gazette/CHARLIE KAIJO Victor Gao, 15, of Bentonville and Mauricio Carvajal Villasenor, 17, of Bentonville (from left) look at their Mandarin text books, Friday, August 9, 2019 at Haas Hall Academy in Bentonville.
"There's more pathways for you," said Victor Gao, explaining why he chose Mandarin to study. "You can choose more careers especially if you want to be a doctor or get in to business." Haas Hall held their second day of classes.
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