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RECRUITMENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Call for Nominations for 2022-2023 Global Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGRAD)

RECRUITMENT ANNOUNCEMENT: Call for Nominations for 2022-2023 Global Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGRAD) U.S. Embassy Seoul U.S. Embassy Seoul is pleased to announce the 2022-2023 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD). We encourage qualified students to apply for this unique opportunity to study in the United States. What is the Global UGRAD Program? The Global UGRAD ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Health Alert

November 4, 2021 Location: Worldwide  Event: On October 25, President Biden announced the United States will adopt a global air travel policy.  This policy prioritizes public health, protecting U.S. citizens and residents as well as those who come to visit us.  Effective November 8 all non-citizen, nonimmigrant (not a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, lawful permanent resident, or ...
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(Photo Gallery) Busan International Seafood and Fisheries Expo 2021

On November 3, Executive Vice President Lee Se-jun welcomed Consul David J Jea to the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO) which hosted the Busan International Seafood & Fisheries Expo 2021, one of its first under ROK’s “with COVID” social posture and also one of the most important on the exhibition calendar.  During the call, ...
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Secretary of State Blinken’s Meeting with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong

READOUT OFFICE OF THE SPOKESPERSON OCTOBER 31, 2021 The following is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Chung Eui-yong on the margins of the G-20 Summit in Rome. Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Chung reaffirmed the ironclad U.S.-ROK alliance, which is the ...
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(Photo Gallery) Empathy SEEDS Daegu

On October 28, Consul David J. Jea visited Empathy Guesthouse to learn about Empathy SEEDS’ (Social Enterprise for Exchange, Development, and Sustainability) plans for the future. Empathy SEEDS promotes local tourism and international exchange as way to foster understanding and provide livelihoods for the disabled and disadvantaged. Established in June 2013, the organization has been ...
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