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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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The Crisis and Future of...

Thursday, January 26, 2023
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM(Pacific Time)

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Buddhist Funerals or Confucian Funerals?...

Thursday, January 26, 2023
6:00 PM(Pacific Time)

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[Non-CKS] 2023 KORE Conference at...

Saturday, January 28, 2023
3:00 PM - 7:45 AM(Pacific Time)

Study Abroad Opportunity
UCLA Center for Korean Studies & Korea University International Summer Campus Program
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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 every summer with Tuition Waiver, Housing Fee Waiver for the six-week long program, and a small stipend.

Hybrid symposium
[POSTPONED] Today's Challenges: Transitions in South Korea-U.S. Relations, Koreans in the U.S. and Black-Korean Ties
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This hybrid symposium explores three interconnected topics in the broader framework of geopolitics in Asia and the United States domestic politics - i) Koreans in the United States; ii) South Korea-United States relations; iii) Black-Korean relations in the United States and South Korea.

Undergraduate Award by CKS
Center for Korean Studies Undergraduate Award
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To foster interest and scholarship in Korean Studies, Center for Korean Studies is selecting up to two undergraduate students for CKS Undergraduate Award.

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.