All posts tagged "New York"

  • New York Asian Film Festival
    Coming New York Asian Film Festival to highlight Korean women filmmakers

    By Tae Hong Pioneers and women behind the camera in South Korean film will be one of the special focuses at this year’s New York Asian Film Festival, slated to run June 26 to July 11, the...

    • Posted June 5, 2015
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  • Democracy Prep students attend a Korean class.  (Courtesy of Korean Education Center NY)
    25 Korean language schools in NY, NJ lose funding

    By The Korea Times New York staff Twenty-five Korean language schools in the New York and New Jersey area lost funding from the South Korean government this year, according to the Korean Education Center in New York...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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  • (Park Sang-hyuk)
    NY on its way to designating May ‘Korean American Family Month’

    The Korea Times New York staff The New York Senate passed a bill Monday designating the month of May as Korean American Family Month. The bill, sponsored by Sen. Tony Avella, has been passed over to the...

    • Posted May 22, 2015
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  • (NEWSis)
    Girls’ Generation coming to KCON New York

    Girls’ Generation is coming to KCON 2015 in New York, KCON announced Thursday. KCON, a K-pop fan convention held annually in Los Angeles — and expanded to New York this year — announced its first lineup for...

    • Posted May 21, 2015
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  • Students attend the Korean Street Festival on 134th Street in Harlem Saturday (Korea Times)
    NY celebrates Asian Heritage Month with festivals

    By The Korea Times New York staff New York celebrated May, Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, with two cultural festivals this weekend. Hosted by Harlem Democracy Prep, where Korean is taught as a mandatory language, the Korean...

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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  • The proposed Korea Center in New York
    NY Korea Center budget sees increase

    By The Korea Times New York staff The budget for New York’s Korea Center project, the building of which has fallen through with five construction companies in the last two and a half years, has finally increased....

    • Posted May 15, 2015
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  • Lee Yong and his family attend the unveiling ceremony of the peace bell at Lehman College Wednesday. (Photo courtesy of X-Treme Home Health Nurse Aide)
    Korean businessman gifts peace bell to Lehman College

    A newly installed Korean peace bell was unveiled at Lehman College in the Bronx Wednesday. The bell, dedicated to college President Ricardo Fernandez, is a gift from Lee Yong and his family. Lee, the president of X-Treme...

    • Posted May 14, 2015
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