“Why Should Cancer Be Fearsome and Unfortunate?”

New York City painter Sun-sook Kim, 38, recently opened an exhibit to display her artwork that chronicles her full recovery from breast cancer. It was...

A Poem from an Elementary School Student for Her Mom Who Died from Cancer

A poem written by an elementary school student has been a hot topic in South Korea. The poem was written for her mother who died after...

Korean Students Spread a Message of Hope in Haiti

Starting on July 4 for 1 week, student volunteers conduct relief activities at a Haitian orphanage site, holding a music concert and helping to build schools. The volunteer relief team composed of Korean...

Weil Cornell Med Appoints Korean-American as Dean

  A Korean-American has become the first dean of an Ivy League’s medical school. Weill Cornell Medicine named Dr. Augustine M.K. Choi, a physician and scientist...

In Memory of Susan Ahn Cuddy, Pioneering Korean American

Susan Ahn Cuddy was the eldest daughter of Dosan Ahn Changho, who devoted his life as an independence activist against the Japanese imperialism in Korea. Although...

80-Year-Old Korean Immigrant Releases a Romance Novel

An 80-year-old Korean immigrant living in Orange County recently released a romance novel. A resident at Leisure World in Seal Beach, CA, Choi Byung-guk published...

22 Karen refugees to arrive today

South Korea will permit 22 Karen refugees from Myanmar to enter the country today, the first time it has accepted refugees seeking resettlement in...

Ellen Junn Appointed as President of Stanislaus State

The California State University Board of Trustees named Ellen N. Junn, Ph.D., as president of California State University, Stanislaus effective July 1. Junn makes...

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...

Sgt. Janet Kim Becomes 1st Female Asian-American Supervisor Pilot for LAPD

  The Los Angeles Police Department has named Korean-American Sgt. Janet Kim as its supervisor pilot, making her the first Asian-American woman in the history of...

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