IKS hosted the 2020 GW-IU Undergraduate Research Exchange Conference online on May 13, 2020.
IKS held the third annual Korean Speech Contest on March 7th. 23students participated. Winners were chosen from Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Levels.
IKS cohosted two film series with IU Cinema: "Recent Coming of Age Films by South Korean Women Directors" and "Emerging Korean Storytellers: Bora Kim and KyungMook Kim." at Indiana University and our partner universities.
The award ceremony for the 2019 Korean Literature Essay Contest based on Han Kang's The Vegetarian was held on November 9, 2019, at 10:00 am in the Korea Conference Room.
Winner have been selected for the 2019 Korean Literature Essay Contest based on Han Kang's The Vegetarian. The awards ceremony wil be held on November 9, 2019, at 10:00 am in the Korea Conference Room.
After the Miracle: The Present and Future of Korea's Economy and Society
Participants of the first GW-IU Undergraduate Research Exchange Program have been selected and started research on their projects. These five outstanding students will produce a research paper and present their research at the GW-IU Undergraduate Research Exchange Conference held at IU in March 2020. Congratulations to all of the participants!
Seung-kyung Kim traveled to Ohio State University to present this year's Samuel C. Chu Memorial Lecture in East Asian Studies. The title of her talk was "South Korean Millennials’ Military Service and Neoliberal Calculations."
Professors from the US and Korea participated in a workshop based on long work hours in South Korea held at Indiana University on August 7, 2019.
The Institutes for Korean Studies at the George Washington University and Indiana University Bloomington invite students to apply for GW-IU Undergraduate Research Exchange Program. We are seeking to select students who are interested in conducting research about Korea. All students receive mentoring from faculty at the Institute for Korean Studies.