Understanding Korea Project (2012 – 2018)

Understanding Korea Project (2012 – 2018)

In 2012, IKEN partnered with Academy of Korean Studies (AKS), Ministry of Education, Republic of Korea and started a new project of spreading Korean history, culture, and language in the U.S.

This project was titled “Understanding Korea Project” and launched numerous workshops with the goal of spreading awareness of Korea to non-Koreans across the nation.

From 2013 to 2018, workshops have been held in various states which include Washington, Minnesota, Ohio, Georgia, Colorado, and Northern California.


2013 University of Washington Korean Culture Day

2013 Minnesota, Sejong Academy

2013 San Diego, Bernard Elementary

2014 Korean Cultural Festival #1 OH Poster

2014 Understanding Korea at Austin, Texas

2015 San Diego Taste of Korea Festival

2016 San Diego Rock Chef Party Gimbap

2017 San Jose Jikji Workshop & Contest

2017 Cedarlane KDIP Show Case

Cedarlane Chuseok Celebration