Korean Waiter Receives $1000 Tip From Customer in Glenview, Illinois

  A Korean waiter, who works at Glenview's Japanese restaurant, Fish on Fire, recently received a $1000 tip from one of his regular customers. Hansol Lee,...

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...

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,...

Han Kang Once Again Nominated for Man Booker Prize

Korean writer Han Kang once again made it on The Man Booker International Prize’s longlist. The author was honored by the prize in 2016...

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...

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...

What the doctor should have said

The mother of a daughter with Down Syndrome addresses the doctor who recommended an abortion. "The quality of life would be lower with a child...

Iconic burger shop reopens with a little student aid

Early on Tuesday morning, Kim Young-chul, the 48-year-old owner of Young Chul Street Burger, was busy slicing and dicing pork and vegetables in his...

Chef of Kogi Truck Offers a Healthy Fast Food Option

Roy Choi, with an aim to change the morality of the food chain, has recently opened LocoL at Watts. Watts is at the center of...

Former nurse in Germany now lives to give

Kim Joo-ki, a 66-year-old who recovered from an accident that left her totally paralyzed, lives alone in Cheonan, South Chungcheong. Her only means of...

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