Gyeonghoeru Palace at Gyeongbokgung

Photo by Jacob Rosen. (Cropped)

Seoul from Namsan Tower

Photo by Clint Sharp. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 (Cropped)

Hangang Bridge

Photo by Kihong Kim. CC BY-NC 2.0 (Cropped)

Anapji Pond

Photo by buck82. CC BY-NC 2.0 (Cropped)

Traditional Korean Music Performance

Photo by wwian. CC BY-NC 2.0 (Cropped)

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Korea's Science and Technology Policy

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM


UCLA's Enormous Activities Fair

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM


We, Activeast

Thursday, September 27, 2018
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


[Non-CKS] The 7th Hiring Fair

Friday, October 19, 2018
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

NPR Interview with Assistant Professor Judy Han

Thousands of South Korean women held a demonstration this past Saturday demanding stronger government action in regards to the spread of intimate and unauthorized photos. In this article, Assistant Professor Judy Han discusses the driving phenomenon behind the use of 'spycam porn' with AirTalk's Larry Mantle.

Undergraduate Fellowship Opportunity
Center for Korean Studies Undergraduate Fellowship

To foster interest and scholarship in Korean Studies, Center for Korean Studies is selecting two undergraduate students as CKS Undergraduate Fellows.

Call for Papers: The Korean Television Reader

The editors are interested in an interdisciplinary discussion of television programs that address the wide range of novel approaches to interrelated media spheres.

Professor Gina Kim releases new book titled "Seoul, Visages d'une Ville"

Professor Gina Kim, CKS-affiliated faculty, has released a new book titled "Seoul, Visages d'une Ville". The tri-lingual book is based on her film, "Faces of Seoul".

Study Abroad Opportunity
IUC for Korean Language Studies at SKKU

The IUC (Inter-University Center) for Korean Language Studies at SKKU is now accepting applications from students for the 2017 academic year for advanced academic Korean language training.

Cultural historian leads Center for Korean Studies

Namhee Lee looks forward to involving the impressive cadre of Korean specialists at UCLA — who teach in departments and schools across campus — in the activities of the Center for Korean Studies.