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Visiting Scholar in the News

USKI’s visiting scholar, Dennis Halpin’s article, “Korea shouldn’t let China infringe on artistic freedom,” was published in The Korean Times on Monday.

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The 2016 Young Researchers Symposium

   The U.S.- Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS

in partnership with

The Council on Asian Affairs present

The Young Researchers Symposium is an opportunity for early scholars to present their original research for review by distinguished experts and have it published.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
A light breakfast will be served  

Johns Hopkins SAIS, Bernstein Offit Building (BOB)

Fifth Floor, Room 500
1717 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20036

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USKI Launches New Seminar Series

Today USKI launched the Breakfast Security Series with a seminar on North Korea Nuclear Issues lead by David Albright.

Upcoming Events at USKI

The U.S.-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins SAIS presents

Lost and Found in Uzbekistan:

The Korean Story

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Reception beginning at 6:00 PM

Johns Hopkins SAIS, Rome Auditorium

1619 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20036

Featuring: Victoria Kim, Beijing-based writer and multimedia producer

Moderated by: Jenny Town, Assistant Director, US-Korea Institute at SAIS

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Lost and Found in Uzbekistan: The Korean Story

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 – Lost and Found in Uzbekistan: The Korean Story

2014 SAIS U.S.-Korea Yearbook

Yearbook cover 2014The 2014 Edition of the SAIS U.S.-Korea Yearbook analyzes important developments in North and South Korea that characterized their relations in that year. Each paper was written by a SAIS student from the course, “Korea’s Economic Development,” offered in the 2014 fall semester. Their insights were based on extensive reading and study as well as on numerous interviews conducted with government officials, scholars, NGO workers, academics and private sector experts both in Washington and Seoul.

Student authors featured: Alin Horj, Ju Hyung Kim, Kendrick Kuo, Jagabanta Ningthoujam, Kyu Seok Shim, and Mario Vanella.

Read more and download the full report here: 2014 SAIS US-Korea Yearbook

Learn more about the Korea Studies Program at SAIS.

Tumen Triangle Tribulations: The Unfulfilled Promise of Chinese, Russian and North Korean Cooperation

Wednesday, Nov 11, 2015 – Tumen Triangle Tribulations: The Unfulfilled Promise of Chinese, Russian and North Korean Cooperation