Korea Takes 1st Place at International Math Olympiad

This year, a team of South Korean high schoolers took first place overall at the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), edging out China and Vietnam,...

Hyun-sook Kim Breathes Soul into Stage Costumes

What have stolen our heart more than her stage costumes were her design sketches. From romantic dress of the late 19th century (Love’s Labour’s...

Multiracial Models Open the New Door to Korean Runways

  Dark skins and curly hairs easily make those who see Han Hyun-min and Bae Yu-jin for the first time misunderstand their nationalities. Regardless of...

Korean-Nigerian Model Han Hyun-min Named on TIME’s Most Influential Teens List

  South Korea’s first black model, Korean-Nigerian Han Hyun Min was recognized by TIME for the magazine’s annual list of 30 Most Influential Teens. Han...

Owner of Proof reveals the secret of opening a $1M business

With praises from LA Times and NY Times, Proof Bakery, owned and managed by second generation Korean American, Na-Young Ma, became one of the...

This American Guy Is More Korean Than Korea

    “Merry Christmas! Even if you’re alone, don’t be sad. Because we had Soju and Ramen.” Wolf Schröder, who refers himself as a “Korean American Guy”...

Barbie Releases Chloe Kim Doll to Inspire Girls

Just a few days ahead of International Women’s Day, Barbie unveiled its new collection under the title “Barbie Celebrates Role Models,” which includes a...

All her patients are old, but Dr. Han is even older

Han Won-joo is a doctor at Magnus Hospital, a nursing home located in Namyangju, Gyeonggi. Although she is 91 years old, she meets patients...

Meet the pioneer of Koreatown, Hi-Duk Lee

Among Los Angeles Koreatown old-timers, Hi-Duk Lee is widely known as a pioneer who led forming of K-town. Coming from West Germany to Los...

Meet the New Yorker Behind Tokki, a Small-Batch Soju Made the Traditional Way

"The liquor contained in a green bottle didn't impress me at all. But when I took a sip of distilled soju handcrafted traditionally, I...

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