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Gyeonghoeru Palace at Gyeongbokgung

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Seoul from Namsan Tower

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Hangang Bridge

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Marketing for Social Enterprise...

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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[Non-CKS] Younger Generations on the Korean Peninsula...

Friday, March 6, 2020
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

7th Annual International Institute Student Conference...

Thursday, May 28, 2020
8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Building Korean Studies into a thriving field
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The immense contributions of UCLA historian John Duncan to the Korean Studies field will be celebrated at a workshop on May 24. Duncan retires from UCLA in late June.

UCLA Center for Korean Studies & Korea University International Summer Campus Program in 2020
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The Center for Korean Studies will be selecting nine undergraduate students to participate in the Korea University International Summer Campus program this summer with Tuition Waiver. Application Deadline: Friday, March 6, 2020.

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

Cultural historian leads Center for Korean Studies
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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.

Call for Papers: ICA Preconference 2019
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This one-day International Communication Association preconference on May 24, 2019 aims to bring together leading and emerging scholars around the world to register this shift in communication in North Korea create constructive dialogue.