GMU Korea adds Computer Game Design, IB&ESOL to its programs

The Korea Ministry of Education has approved three new academic programs to George Mason University (GMU) Korea’s line-up of offerings. Beginning this Fall 2018, the university will offer master’s degree programs in International Baccalaureate (IB) and English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), along with a new undergraduate program in Computer Game Design. These new Read more about GMU Korea adds Computer Game Design, IB&ESOL to its programs[…]

U.S. Korea Daily features GMU Korea

George Mason University (GMU) Korea was featured in an in-depth article of the top Korean newspaper in the United States, U.S. Korea Daily, on April 24. The article consisted of two parts, “Opportunity to Get Top U.S. University Degree at Korea” and “Nobel Prize-winning Economics and SCAR Gains Popularity.” The reporter covered various aspects of campus Read more about U.S. Korea Daily features GMU Korea[…]

Arirang TV News Features GMU Korea’s Dean Crist

George Mason University Korea was featured in Arirang TV News’ March 28th 2018’s discussion on the scheduled inter-Korean and U.S.-N. Korea summits. As this is a very hot issue currently, John T. Crist, Dean of Academic Affairs and professor teaching Conflict Analysis and Resolution, was brought in as an expert opinion on the prospects of denuclearization. He Read more about Arirang TV News Features GMU Korea’s Dean Crist[…]

Professor Wilson’s editorial on the two Koreas and U.S.

South Korea’s most-read economics weekly magazine, The Scoop, published Professor Roland Wilson’s editorial on the relation ties between South Korea, North Korea and the United States on March 26. His editorial covers the expected changes in the dynamics on the Korean peninsula and the United States, especially with the summits coming up very soon. “With Read more about Professor Wilson’s editorial on the two Koreas and U.S.[…]

U.S. college counselors talk with students on campus life

Deans from counseling backgrounds at U.S. colleges came to GMU Korea to meet students on March 19. As a part of President’s Talk Concert “Life as a College Student: Making the Most Out of Today and Tomorrow”, Elizabeth Cipres and Jeanie Nishime covered time management, career development, and more. Students shared their concerns and questions Read more about U.S. college counselors talk with students on campus life[…]

Professor Kwon’s editorial on Olympic sports diplomacy

South Korea’s most read economics newspaper, Hankuk Economics, published Professor Soyoung Kwon’s editorial on South Korea’s sports diplomacy. The article was published the paper’s March 17 issue. Kwon teaches Global Affairs at GMU Korea. Her courses focus on government politics. The editorial covers how the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics helped improve ties and positive communication Read more about Professor Kwon’s editorial on Olympic sports diplomacy[…]

‘Conflict and Resolution’ ranks 1st place among U.S. universities

George Mason University’s Conflict Analysis and Resolution program ranked # 1 in the 2018 U.S. University Conflict Resolution and Arbitration Curriculum Ranking, published by Schools.com, an American university ranking system. GMU Korea, located in Songdo International City, Incheon Korea, has opened the program for the first time in Korea in Fall 2017. “Being the first Read more about ‘Conflict and Resolution’ ranks 1st place among U.S. universities[…]

President Lee wins ‘2018 Influential CEO of Korea’

George Mason University (GMU) Korea President Steven Lee received the “2018 Influential CEO of Korea” award on February 27. Lee was awarded in the talent management section, with his education projects such as Open University, Talk Concerts, Town Hall being recognized. “I am grateful to receive such a meaningful award. GMU Korea is not just Read more about President Lee wins ‘2018 Influential CEO of Korea’[…]

GMU Korea holds Spring 2018 convocation for freshmen

George Mason University (GMU) Korea held a Spring 2018 enrollment ceremony on February 23, where new students marked the beginning of their university life. More than 200 people at the event congratulated the 91 freshmen of GMU Korea. “GMU Korea is the fastest growing foreign university in Korea. Students who became a part of the Read more about GMU Korea holds Spring 2018 convocation for freshmen[…]

GMU Korea receives ‘2018 Korea Brand Hall of Fame’ award

George Mason University (GMU) Korea received a prize in the Global Education section at an awards ceremony on February 13.  In the 2018 Korea Brand Hall of Fame ceremony, hosted by the Institute of Industrial Policy Studies and the Brand Design Association of Korea, GMU Korea was recognized as an outstanding brand in the higher-education field Read more about GMU Korea receives ‘2018 Korea Brand Hall of Fame’ award[…]