American Cultural Series

american cultural series
american cultural series

To celebrate American holidays and other special events, American Center of the U.S. Embassy in Seoul schedules American Cultural Series events and invites college, high school, and other youth groups.

This program is free of charge. Media are welcome to attend. For general information about the event, the public should contact American Center staff at 02-397-4662 or 4649.

Human Rights Day 2017

Date: Friday, December 8, 2017 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: Human Rights Day: Overview of Women’s Rights around the World | Speaker: Ms. Mandi Richmond

World AIDS Day

Date: Friday, December 1, 2017 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: World AIDS Day | Speaker: Ms. Mandi Richmond

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017 | Time: 4:00 p.m. ~ 7:00 p.m. | Topic: Celebrating the Women’s Equality Day: Overview of Women’s Rights in the U.S. and the Current Movement | Speaker: Ms. Mandi Richmond

World Oceans Day 2017

Date: Friday, June 9, 2017 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: Celebrating the World Oceans Day: Ways to Protect Our Oceans and Environment in Daily Life | Speaker: Ms. Amy C. Ngai

World Press Freedom Day

Date: Friday, May 12, 2017 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: Importance and Fundamental Principles of the World Press Freedom Day  | Speaker: Ms. Amy C. Ngai

Black History Month 2017

Date: Friday, February 24, 2017 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: Black History Month | Speaker: Ms. Amy C. Ngai

Halloween Day 2016

Date: Friday, October 28, 2016 | Time: 5:00 p.m. ~ 7:00 p.m. | Topic: Halloween Day | Speaker: Minister- Counselor for Public Affairs Robert Ogburn

U.S. Independence Day 2016

Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2016 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: U.S. Independence Day | Speaker: Mr. Mark Canning, Cultural Affairs Officer, U.S. Embassy Seoul

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International Volunteer 2015

Date: Friday, April 29, 2016 | Time: 4:00 p.m. ~ 6:00 p.m. | Topic: Jazz Appreciation Month | Speaker: Mr. Frank Lev Program Schedule  » (PDF 180KB)

Black History Month 2016

Date: Thursday, February 25, 2016 | Time: 3:00 p.m. ~ 5:00 p.m. | Topic: 15 Years at The New York Times: Where Skill, Talent and Ambition (mostly) Outweighs Race and Gender | Speaker: Ms. Georgia Scott Program Schedule » (PDF 210 KB)

Date: Friday, December 4, 2015 | Time: 1:00 p.m. ~ 3:00 p.m. | Topic: International Volunteer Day | Speaker: Ms. Isabelle Chan, Consular Officer, U.S. Embassy Seoul  Program Schedule » (PDF 136 KB)

Date: Friday, November 20, 2015 | Time: 11:00 a.m. ~ 2:00 p.m. | Topic: American Thanksgiving Day | Speaker: Mr. Daniel Lee, Consular Officer, U.S. Embassy Seoul Program Schedule » (PDF 146 KB)

Date: Friday, August 21, 2015 | Time: 10:00 a.m. ~ 12:30 p.m. | Topic: A Conversation On Women’s Equality Day | Speaker: Ms. Angie Zeidan, Political Officer, U.S. Embassy Seoul Program Schedule  » (PDF 258 KB)

Date: Friday, May 8, 2015 | Time: 11:00 a.m. ~ 2:30 p.m. | Topic: World Press Freedom Day | Speaker: Ms. Booyeon Lee Allen, Political Officer, U.S. Embassy Seoul Program Schedule » (PDF 206 KB)

Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 | Time: 11:00 a.m. ~ 2:30 p.m. | Topic: Earth Day | Speaker: Ms. Vanessa Zenji, Deputy Spokesperson, U.S. Embassy Seoul  Program Schedule » (PDF 300 KB)