Careers After Korean Studies

March 11, 2022
09:00 - 15:00
10th Floor Weiser Hall, Ann Arbor, MI

Interested in where a degree in Korean Studies may take you? Network with U-M Korean Studies alumni from the past decade to hear their stories and advice for current students.

This event is free and open to the public.


9-9:45AM // Connecting with Alumni Abroad*
Lyndsey Twining: PhD Candidate in Cultural Informatics at the Academy of Korean Studies
Sae Yeon Yoo: Director at Global ELITE Sports School
*presenters will be virtual

10-11AM // Exploring the Arts
Danielle Kim: Post-Production Assistant at Legendary Television & Amazon Studios
Tommy Kim: Singer-Songwriter/Graduate Student
Rachel Epperly: Masters Student at California Institute of the Arts

11:15AM-12PM // Thinking Business & Finance
MJ (Minjoo) Kim: Portfolio Management Associate, Fortress Investment Group
Cynthia Yoon: US Head of SMB Financing, Amazon

12-1PM // FREE Headshots & Networking Hour

1-2PM // Building Bridges Globally
Hunter Frederick Zhao: Foreign Service Officer, U.S. Department of State
Sara Stearns: Associate, Morrison & Foerster, LLP

2:15-3PM // Emerging Media & Communication
Gracie Cackowski: Graphic Designer
Kendall Dumas: Content Creator
Jamie V. Forgacs: Communications Specialist, University of Michigan

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