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Participants in the 2017 ZSEIFS to Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Office of the High Representation (Photo by James Kenney). ZSEIFS faculty leader Jerry Daday (far left), Ph.D., will be presenting an introductory talk titled "Bosnia and Herzegovina 101" to campus on August 29.

"Life in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Food, Space, and Dress," an event coming on October 19 from the Consumer and Family Sciences department, will explore the culture of Bosnia and Herzegovina through design, textiles, and culinary arts. Photo by Jerry Daday.

Participants in the 2017 ZSEIFS to Bosnia and Herzegovina take a walking tour of Sarajevo. Faculty who participated in the seminar will be leading events and featuring Bosnian content in their courses throughout the coming year. Photo by Jerry Daday.

A student and instructor visit the "Korea Through Kentucky Eyes" exhibit in the KY Museum, curated by the FLK 470 Museum Procedures course.

Nearly 70 students came out for Dr. Tim Rich's talk in February titled North Korea: Fact, Fiction, and Propaganda. In case you missed it, click the image to see a video recording of his talk!

Dr. Dochul Choi, Senior VP of Samung Electronics, gave a talk titled "Korean Culture and Language" to WKU Engineering students on April 7.



International Year Of ... in the News


International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina

June 1 - Kentucky Folklife Program spotlights cultural traditions through experiential exhibits (WKU Research Foundation)

May 2 - WKU preparing to launch 2017-2018 International Year of Bosnia and Herzegovina (WKU New Press Release) 

International Year of South Korea

Spring 2017 - IYO South Korea Feature (Potter College Arts and Letters)

April 24 - Kentucky Museum Newsletter 

April 24 - Korean Drumming Workshop at WKU (Bowling Green Daily News)

April 20 - WKU Regional Review

April 17 - April 23 WKU Week in Photos 

April 10 - April 17 WKU Week in Photos 

April 10 - Samsung senior vice president speaks on Korean language (WKU Herald)

March 27 - Featured watercolor artist to visit, teach class (WKU Herald)

March 8 - Korean Pop Culture Experience in Spotlight at WKU March 22-23 (WKU News Press Release)

March 3 - International Year of South Korea (View from the Hill)

Feb. 27 - Mar. 4, 2017 WKU Week in Photos 

January 26 - New gallery exhibit featured in FAC (WKU Herald)

Fall 2016 - IYO South Korea Feature by Tim Rich (Potter College Arts and Letters)

November 1 - WKU to Observe Veterans Day with Ceremony on Nov 11 (WKU  News Press Release)

September 13 - South Korean Film Festival begins Sept. 19 (WKU News Press Release)

August 23 - WKU launching International Year of South Korea (WKU News Press Release)

August 22 - IYO to bring South Korea to campus (WKU Herald)

Aug. 21-28, 2016 WKU Week in Photos 

August 15 - WKU preparing for fall 2016 semester; classes begin August 22 (WKU News Press Release)

April 20 - WKU preparing for 2016-17 International Year of South Korea (WKU News Press Release)

March 14 - Students compete for IYO South Korea logo design (WKU Herald)

May 5 - WKU selects Cuba for 2018-19 International Year Of... Program (WKU News Press Release)



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