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...

‘Descendants’ bet pays off for NEW

  Last Thursday, the hottest Korean drama, “Descendants of the Sun” on KBS2, reached a viewership rating of 30.4 percent, breaking the record for a...

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...

The magic of ‘Miss Granny’

  “Miss Granny” is a Korean film released in 2014, targeting the domestic audiences. With Shim Eun-kyung in the lead, the film follows the story 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...

Singer-Songwriter Justin Park Sang the National Anthem at Korean Heritage Night

Korean-American singer-songwriter Justin Park sang the National Anthem for the Los Angeles Clippers VS Minnesota Timberwolves for Korean Heritage Night at Staples Center on...

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...

Meet California State Assembly Field Deputy: Robert ‘Lobster’ Park

Born and raised in Koreatown, Robert Park recalled the invaluable role that the 1992 L.A. Riots played in his decision to pursue politics as...

Korean Graffiti Artist Chris Shim Paints the Ideal of Multiculturalism

Graffiti writer Chris "Royal Dog" Chanyang Shim flew from Korea to visit four cities in the US. For 89 days Shim visited New York,...
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