ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.

October 27, 2006

Professor Martin Meyerson

ICAS Distinguished Fellow
President Emeritus and University Professor
University of Pennsylvania

Guest of Honour

ICAS Annual Liberty Award Dinner 2006

December 12, 2006 Tuesday 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Sheraton University City Hotel
36th & Chestnut Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Dear Friend:

We are pleased to share with you that Professor Martin Meyerson will be the Guest of Honour at the ICAS Annual Liberty Award Reception & Dinner 2006 and receive the ICAS Liberty Award 2006 for his "outstanding scholarly achievements and distinguished humanistic leadership advancing the great American values; Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness."

Professor Meyerson has chaired the International Selection Commission for the annual Philadelphia Liberty Medal (www.constitutioncenter.org/libertymedal) since its inception in 1988. A few of the recipients of the cash award and Medal, on each July 4, were Justice Thurgood Marshal, Presidents de Klerk, Nelson Mandela and Dae Jung Kim, Senator George Mitchell, Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, President George H W Bush and President William J Clinton.

Dr Meyerson will grace the evening with us sharing his life experience as we will honour him.

Previous honourees include Professor Britton Chance (Eldridge Reeves Johnson University Professor Emeritus of Biophysics, Physical Chemistry, and Radiologic Physics, University of Pennsylvania), The Hon Elaine L Chao (US Secretary of Labour), The Hon Viet D Dinh (US Assistant Attorney General; Professor of Law Georgetown University), The Hon Becky N Dunlop (Vice President of The Heritage Foundation), The Hon Tony P Hall (US House of Representatives; US Ambassador to UN FAO), The Hon Charles Kartman (US Ambassador; Chairman KEDO), The Hon James A Kelly (Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs, US Department of State), Dr Jeong H Kim (President Lucent Technology Carrier Network), Nobel Laureate Professor Lawrence R Klein, The Hon Harold Hongju Koh (US Assistant Secretary of State for Human Rights and Democracy; Dean Yale Law School), The Hon Jim Leach (Chairman, Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs Committee on International Relations
United States House of Representatives), The Hon Jerome J Shestack (Head of Litigation Wolf Block; former President of the American Bar Association), The Hon Richard L Walker (US Ambassador to China and Korea; deceased), The Hon Alfred P West (Chairman of the SEI Investments) and The Hon John C Yoo (US Deputy Assistant Attorney General; Professor of Law UC Berkeley).

For Reservation/RSVP, please kindly write to ICAS@icasinc.org.

Thank you.

Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President

ICAS Fellow