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,...

Chef Owner Judy Han of Eko Eats Speaks about Food Identity

"Restaurant operation is in the manager's hands. I'm the owner, but I stay in the kitchen to secure 'the food identity,'" said Judy 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...

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...

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...

In 20 years, YG Entertainment Has Gone From a Basement in Hongdae to a...

YG Entertainment, one of Korea’s biggest entertainment agencies, is celebrating its 20th anniversary. The company started out from modest beginnings, operating out of a...

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...

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...

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...

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”...

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