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Gyeonghoeru Palace at Gyeongbokgung

Photo by Jacob Rosen. (Cropped)

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Seoul from Namsan Tower

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

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Hangang Bridge

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

Upcoming Events

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Photo for New Perspective on Korean Languages...
New Perspective on Korean Languages......

Saturday, May 25, 2024
9:30 AM

Photo for CKS "Comfort Women" Creative Contest...
CKS "Comfort Women" Creative Contest......

Wednesday, May 29, 2024
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM(Pacific Time)

Photo for [Non-CKS] Stateless Adoptee Citizenship Act
[Non-CKS] Stateless Adoptee Citizenship Act...

Saturday, June 1, 2024
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

New Grant

Grant for "Koreans in the World" Project
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The Center for Korean Studies receives grant for "Koreans in the World" project.

Student Support

Korean Studies Conference Support Grant
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The Korean Studies Conference Support Grant supports UCLA Ph.D. students to present Korean studies-related research at academic conferences and events.

Student Contest

2024 CKS "Comfort Women" Creative Project Contest
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Through this creative project contest, CKS aims to educate the UCLA community on ongoing issues pertaining to "comfort women" from Korea, Taiwan, China, the Philippines, and elsewhere, who were forced into sexual slavery by the Japanese Imperial Army during the Pacific War.

Visiting Scholars Program
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Each year, the UCLA Center for Korean Studies welcomes scholars from universities and institutions throughout the world, who are drawn to UCLA for its dynamic research environment.