KSI in the News



November 13, 2014
KSI Director David Kang has been awarded a 2015 MacArthur grant to analyze East Asian security issues, defense spending and United States foreign policy.
November 12, 2014
The Korea Times covers the 11/12/14 Annenberg lecture on K-pop hosted by the Center on Public Diplomacy and co-sponsored by KSI.
September 4, 2014
KoreaDaily: USC Korean Studies Institutes collaborates with the USC School of Cinematic Arts for the upcoming Film Festival.
July 29, 2014
The Korea Times: Teachers attending Summer Teacher Conference participating in making traditional Korean fans.
July 23, 2014
KoreaDaily: USC KSI and KAFE takes teachers from around the nation to the LA Dharma temple.
July 22, 2014
The Korea Times: Dr. David Kang and KAFE (Korea Academy for Educators) CEO Hyeri Lee opened a conference in order to inform teachers about Korean history and its culture.
July 21, 2014
The Korea Times: USC KSI and KACE accommodated teachers to teach Korean, Korea’s history, culture, arts, relations with North Korea, and traditions through lectures and activities.
July 21, 2014
Koreadaily: Summer Teacher Conference allows teachers to visit Koreatown, watch Korean film, getting a realistic sense of Korea in different perspectives.
July 21, 2014
The Korea Times: Summer Teacher Conference takes place in the Montgomery Ross Fisher Building at USC. The “most studious teacher” was rewarded with an opportunity to visit Korea.
July 20, 2014
KBS America covers the USC KAFE K-12 Teacher Conference held at USC.
June 18, 2014
From Chosun Ilbo: Professors David Kang and Victor Cha discuss bicycle diplomacy with North Korea at the Mansfield Nexus conference in Seoul.
June 18, 2014
The Korea Times: To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the founding of KAFE, CEO Hyeri Lee opens a reception at her residence, with the help of KSI and Korea Foundation.
May 31, 2014
Seoul News writes about KSI colleague Kathy Moon who starts her new job as SK-Korea Foundation chair at the Brookings Institution. Also mentioned in the article as part of the 2nd-generation Korean American experts is our own KSI Director David Kang, and our good friend Victor Cha.
May 20, 2014
Starting Spring 2015, USC will launch a 23 week comparative East Asian study abroad program in Korea, Japan, and Hong Kong.
May 14, 2014
Professor David Kang wrote an article for the Nationalist: "A Looming Arms Race in East Asia?"
April 30, 2014
History and KSI core faculty member, Kyung Moon Hwang writes about the history of disasters in Korea for the Korea Times.
April 28, 2014
USC News wrote a story about KSI core and EALC professor, Youngmin Choe and her work with the Korean Wave.
April 15, 2014
Arirang TV interviews Professor Kang about the rise of Korean Studies as a discipline world-wide.
February 20, 2014
The Herald writes about KSI’s popular Youtube channel featuring Korean studies lectures.
February 20, 2014
Financial News notes how videos uploaded by KSI are gaining popularity on YouTube.
February 19, 2014
The Korea Times reports on KSI's success in social media. Having received favorable response from viewers around the world who have followed the Korean Studies series over the past year, USC KSI will expand its YouTube content in order to further its mission of spreading knowledge about Korea.
February 19, 2014
February 8, 2014
Koreans celebrate the New Year throughout LA, including at USC. 
February 3, 2014
The Korea Times profiles KSI Director, David Kang and the USC Korean Studies Institute.

January 10, 2014
Dosan Ahn Chang Ho Family Home, home to USC KSI, was named Historic Cultural Monuments by the Los Angeles City Council along with other 11 University Park buildings.


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