Institute for Korean Studies Hosts Major International Conference as Part of Push for Greater Opportunities for Students

On October 25, the Hamilton Lugar School’s Institute for Korean Studies hosted After the Miracle: The Present and Future of Korea’s Economy and Society, a conference that brought together over a dozen experts to describe South Korea’s unprecedented economic growth starting in 1960 and to provide possible solutions to some of that nation’s current socioeconomic issues. (more…)

2019 EASC South Korea Study Tour

At Korea Research InstituteLife-changing” is how a group of American educators described their recent visit to South Korea.  In June, Theresa Kang (Director, IU National Consortium for Teaching about Asia Coordinating Site) at the East Asian Studies Center organized and led a study tour of South Korea for 10 teacher-alumni of National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA) programming.

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Hamilton Lugar School to Host Major International Conference on the Past and Future of Korea’s Economy

On Friday, October 25, the Hamilton Lugar School will host After the Miracle: The Present and Future of Korea’s Economy and Society, an international conference that will bring together over a dozen experts from a variety of backgrounds to discuss the impact that South Korea’s rapid economic development has had on that nation’s society and people. The conference will take place from 1pm to 5:45pm in the Global and International Studies Building’s Shreve Auditorium. (more…)