EVENTS & NEWS

[May 20, 2019] Korea Policy Forum: “China’s Envisioning of North Korea’s Future, Inferred by the Summits between Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un”

The GW Institute for Korean Studies & the East Asia National Resource Center Present: Korea Policy Forum “China’s Envisioning of North...

[May 8th, 2019] “Audacious Imagination for Peace – Key to the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia”

Korea Peace Network, Partnerships for International Strategies in Asia, and GW Institute for Korean Studies Present:   “Audacious Imagination...

[May 6th, 2019] Korea Policy Forum, “North Korea and Myanmar: Divergent Paths”

The GW Institute for Korean Studies & the Sigur Center for Asian Studies present:  Korea Policy Forum, “North Korea and Myanmar: Divergent...

[April 30th, 2019] East Meets South: South Korea – India Relations

      The Institute for Korean Studies and The Sejong Society of Washington, D.C. Present: “East Meets South: The Importance of...

[April 25th, 2019] Korean Women, Argentine Documentaries: A Look at La chica del sur (2012) and Una canción coreana (2014)

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[April 4th, 2019] Korea Policy Forum: “The Implications of Demographic Decline for South Korean National Security”

  “The Implications of Demographic Declinefor South Korean National Security” SpeakerTroy Stangarone, Senior Director of Congressional Affairs and...

[April 1st, 2019] Korea in the Crossfire: Economics and Geopolitics of South Korea

    Korea in the Crossfire: Economics and Geopolitics of South Korea   Monday, April 1 from 12:00 to 1:30 PM Room 505, Elliott School...

[March 22, 2019] Korean Major Information Session

Korean Major Information Session  1:30 PM – 2:30 PM Friday, March 22, 2019 Room 459, Rome Hall, the George Washington University 801 22nd St NW,...

[Mar 20, 2019] “Japan-South Korea Relations in Crisis: Prospects for Reconciliation and Security Cooperation in East Asia”

The GW Institute for Korean Studies & the Sigur Center for Asian Studies present “Japan-South Korea Relations in Crisis: Prospects for...

[March 7, 2019] “Paintings, Songs, and Board Games: Travels to Kŭmgangsan in Late Chosŏn Korea (1600-1900)”

GWIKS Lecture Series “Paintings, Songs, and Board Games: Travels to Kŭmgangsan in Late Chosŏn Korea (1600-1900)”     Speaker: Maya...

[February 15, 2019] “The Iran Deal and North Korea”

Co-sponsored Lecture by the Sejong Society of Washington, D.C. and GW Institute for Korean Studies   “The Iran Deal and North...

[February 15, 2019] Summer Study Abroad Program to Korea Information Session

Summer Study Abroad Program Information Session    2:00 PM – 3:30 PM February 15, 2019 503 Conference Room, Elliott School of...

[February 14, 2019] “The Jeju 4.3 Incident, Korea’s ‘Dark History,’ and Its Implications for North Korea Policy”

The Soh Jaipil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs: “The Jeju 4.3 Incident, Korea’s ‘Dark History,’ and Its Implications for North Korea Policy”...

[January 31, 2019] The George Washington University Lunar New Year Celebration 2019

  The George Washington University Lunar New Year Celebration 2019 Thursday, January 31, 2019 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Charles E. Smith Center –...

[January 23, 2019] North Korea in 2019: More of the same, or a historic opportunity?

The Soh Jaipil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs   “North Korea in 2019: More of the same, or a historic opportunity?” David C....

[December 17, 2018] Building Trust through Music Diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula

“Building Trust through Music Diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula”   Speaker& Violinist Hyung Joon Won, Artistic Director, Lindenbaum...

[November 29, 2018] Providing Humanitarian Aid in North Korea and Other Authoritarian Settings

The Soh Jaipil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs “Providing Humanitarian Aid in North Korea and Other Authoritarian Settings”...

[November 9-10, 2018] The 26th Annual Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities

The 26th Annual Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities   November 9-10, 2018  “Emotion, Culture, and Subjectivity in Korea”  ...

[November 7, 2018] US Post-war Settlement with Japan: The Korean Perspective

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 12:30 PM – 1:45 PM Room 505 The Elliott School of International Affairs 1957 E Street, NW Washington, DC 20052  ...

[October 31, 2018] Democratization and Gender in Postcolonial South Korea

Lecture Series with Eunkyung Kim   “Democratization and Gender in Postcolonial South Korea” Wednesday, October 31, 2018 1:00 pm –...

[October 24, 2018] North Korean Art: Transcending Ideologies

Lecture Series with BG Muhn North Korean Art: Transcending Ideologies   Co-sponsored by PISA & GWIKS Wednesday, October 24, 2018 12:00 pm...

[October 12, 2018] U.S. – ROK Alliance Restructuring

Event co-sponsored by the Sejong Society of Washington, D.C. and GWIKS **The event is fully booked, but it is going to be live streamed through our...

[October 10, 2018] Other Dimensions of the Impact of War on the Korean Peninsula

          Co-hosted by Korean Americans in Action (KAA) & GW Institute for Korean Studies (GWIKS) Other Dimensions of...

RESCHEDULED) [September 21, 2018] Information Panel: Summer Study Abroad Program

***This panel has been rescheduled to Spring 2019 when the 2019 Summer Study Abroad Program application opens up!*** Information Panel 2018 Summer...

[September 12, 2018] Book Talk: “North Korean Human Rights and Transnational Advocacy”

Soh JaiPil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs Book talk: “North Korean Human Rights and Transnational Advocacy” Speakers: Andrew Yeo...

[September 11, 2018] Panel Talk “Post Trump-Kim Summit: What is the next step?”

Soh Jaipil Circle: Panel Talk “Post Trump-Kim Summit: What is the next step?” “North Korea Issue: Three-Level Games” Dr....

[July 25, 2018] Soh Jaipil Circle: Cho Hyun, The 2nd Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea

Soh Jaipil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs with the 2nd Vice Foreign Minister Cho Hyun Co-sponsored by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea,...