ICAS  Summer Symposium


ICAS Summer Symposium 2021: The KOREAN DIASPORA

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

co-sponsored by

Korean Central Presbyterian Church

(*subject to change)

August 7, 2021 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Korean Central Presbyterian Church
15451 Lee Highway
Centreville, VA 20121

10:00 AM Synja P Kim (ICAS Fellow, President and Chairman)
Opening Remarks
10:05 AM Don E Lee (ICAS Director and Associate Vice President for Regional Affiars)
Briefing on ICAS and What It Strives For
11:05 AM Ok Cha Soh (President, The Korea-US National Prayer Breakfast, Washington, DC)
Challenges facing the Korean-American Community
12:00 PM Paul Koh (ICAS Intern; ICAS Youth Academy; former US Army 2LT; USMA'15)
My Message to Youngsters: from ICAS Volunteer to US Military Academy and Beyond
12:30 PM LUNCH
1:00 PM Jacob Hahn* (9th Grader, Chadwick International School, Songdo, Incheon, Korea)
The Old Man and The Sea (via Google Meet)
1:30 PM Madeline Heng*(rising 11th grader, Ocean City High School, NJ)
Ariana Huffington
2:00 PM Olivia Heng* (rising 12th grader, Ocean City High School, NJ)
Founding Principles of America (via Google Meet)
2:30 PM Leena Jang* (rising Sophomore, Boston University '20, MA)
Success: What Is It? How To Achieve It?
3:00 PM Ryan Mingu Jang* (ICAS Special Assistant; ICAS Intern-in-training)
Atomic Habits
3:30 PM Esther So* (rising 10th grader, Centreville High School, VA)
Amelia Earhart
4:00 PM Sang Joo Kim (ICAS Director; Senior Fellow & Executive Vice President)
A Crisis Is A Catalyst
ICAS Youth Excellence Program: Developing Winning Strategy for College and Beyond
Raising The Game

*Winner Qualifiers of ICAS Youth Fellowship Award ( Contest 2021 Through this program over the years we have advanced many students to American Enterprise Institute, great schools, Heritage Foundation, Hudson Institute, Ivy League schools, law schools, medical schools, Samsung Corporation, Service academy, US Gov, US House, US Senate, and White House towards their career development and personal growth.

ICAS Mission     ICAS Youth Academy    ICAS Youth Excellence Program    ICAS Youth Fellowship Award

What is our responsibility to our future generations?
What shall we hand down to our children?
Without a legacy and heritage every generation starts over.
Invest and support youth development.

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