Student Spotlight

Seizing an opportunity at a UN organization

Seizing an opportunity at a UN organization

Our recent graduate, Hyun Jung Yu, is currently working as an intern at the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), located in Songdo G-Tower. The 3-month internship is mandatory for anyone applying for full-time positions at UNESCAP.

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Growing up with Mason Korea

Growing up with Mason Korea

Hanna Hyerin Yoon (26) enrolled in the global affairs program when George Mason University Korea opened its doors in March 2014. Hanna grew as she watched the school grow before her eyes. Hanna graduated in spring 2019 and enrolled as a scholarship recipient at the first and top global business school in the US, the Thunderbird School of Global Management at Arizona State University.

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An unforgettable semester

An unforgettable semester

Courtney is a sophomore majoring in marketing with a double minor in political science and sports management at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia. She always wanted to study abroad. She chose Korea because as a business student, she understood the importance of immersing herself in a foreign country with a booming economy where she could learn more about business and culture.

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Like father, like son

Like father, like son

Young Jae Ro chose to follow in his father’s footsteps by applying to George Mason University this year. His father, Mr. Jackie Ro, graduated with a master’s in Conflict Analysis and Resolution in May 2016 at the Fairfax Campus and is currently serving as a government official at the Blue House, primarily engaged in ensuring the safety and security of the President and state officials. Young Jae enrolled as a business major at Mason Korea in 2019.

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Expert professors and small classes enhance academic competence

Expert professors and small classes enhance academic competence

Sung-Jae Shin, a graduate of the Department of Conflict Analysis and Resolution at George Mason University Korea, has been admitted to a master's program at Sciences Po in Paris. Shin was also accepted to Columbia University, a US Ivy League school, and to a master's program at George Washington University, which is located in the US capital and has produced a number of major political figures.

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Help is all around in Fairfax. Reach out for It!

Help is all around in Fairfax. Reach out for It!

Chulson Lee shares his experience of studying at the Fairfax campus in hopes of inspiring other students. He explains how he prepared and planned for his time at Fairfax as well as how his year went to those who have concerns about making the transition to Fairfax.

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