Google Doodle Celebrates 13 Female Pioneers Including This Korean Woman

  In honor of International Women's Day designated by UN, Google invited 13 history-making women across the world to today's Google Doodle. The 8-slide long slideshow...

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...

“Efforts Don’t Betray You. Do What You Love!”

Augustine M.K. Choi, 57, was recently appointed as the dean of Weill Cornell Medicine. He is the first Korean-American to become the permanent dean...

Korean-Nigerian Model Han Hyun-min Breaks the Race and Age Barriers

People who see him at first mistake him as a foreign model working in Korea. But Han Hyun-min, as his name suggests, is Korean....

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 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...

Soundtrack of Seoul was created in Nakwon

  Most people have taken a stab at playing a musical instrument at some point in their lives. It provides happy memories, even for those...

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...

On-screen couple dating for real

Actor Joo Sang-wook and actress Cha Ye-ryun have admitted that they are in a romantic relationship, which reportedly developed during a recent drama shoot. Joo’s...

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...

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