ICAS  Summer Symposium 2018: The Korean Diaspora

Challenges and Issues facing the Korean-American Community:
(Identification, Critical Examination, Goal & Vision, Strategy, and implementation)

in partnership with
George Mason University Center for Korean Studies and The Korea Times

August 11, 2018 Saturday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Jonson Center Room D
George Mason University

Moderator Sang Joo Kim ICAS Senior Fellow & Executive Vice President
8:30 AM Registration
9:30 AM Synja P Kim (ICAS Fellow , President and Chairman)
Welcome & Opening Remarks: What Are the Issues?
9:35 AM Sang Joo Kim
Developing Winning Strategy for College and Beyond: Raising the Game.
10:35 AM Isabelle Heng WQ (A rising 10th grader, Ocean City High School, NJ; to read US Senator Mark Warner's letter)
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.
11:05 AM Leena Jang WQ (ICAS Volunteer; A rising 10th grader, Upper Dublin High School, PA; to read Virginia Governor Ralph Northamís letter)
My Mission Trip to Dominican Republic 2018.
11:35 AM Madeline Heng WQ (A rising 8th grader, Brigantine N. Middle School, NJ; to read US Senator Tim Kaineís letter, and US Senator Mark Warner's letter)
What I Want To Be When I Grow Up?
12:05 AM Lunch
1:05 PM Sang Hun Kim ( ICAS Director for Corporate Relations; Former President Korean-American Scholarship Foundation)
Briefing on ICAS and What It Strives For.
2:05 PM Olivia Heng WQ (A rising 9th grader, Ocean City High School, NJ; to read US Rep Gerry Connollyís letter and US Senator Mark Warner's letter)
The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell.
2:35 PM Esther So WQ (A rising 7th grader, Liberty Middle School, VA; to read Fairfax County Chairman Sharon Bulovaís letter)
The Diary of a Young Girl. by Anne Frank
3:05 PM Paul Koh (ICAS Intern; ICAS Youth Academy; US Army 2LT; USMA'15)
A Video Presentation: My Message to Youngsters: from ICAS Volunteer through US Military Academy.
3:15 PM David Lee (ICAS Intern; ICAS Youth Academy; former Heritage Foundation intern; American University'17)
The Myths of Success: The Perpetual Cycle of Ethnic Expectation.
4:15 PM Sang Yi (Councilman on the Fairfax City Council, Fairfax, Virgina)
Challenges and Issues facing the Korean-American Community: Identification, Critical Examination, Goal & Vision, and Implementation.
5:15 AM Adjourn

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