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World Refugee Day 2019

World Refugee Day 2019

World Refugee Day is June 20th. Here are some quick facts about refugee admissions in the United States this year. The refugee ceiling is set at 30,000 for Fiscal Year 2019. Thus far into the fiscal year, the US has admitted 18,051 refugees, or 60 percent of the total allowable. It is likely that the US will not admit all 30,000 refugees this year.

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한국일보 기사 _ ‘동아시아의 한국학 현황’

한국일보 기사 _ ‘동아시아의 한국학 현황’

오는 21일(목) 오후 3시~5시30분 캠퍼스내 존슨 센터에서 열릴 학회는 ‘동아시아에서의 한국학 현황: 중국과 일본’을 주제로 중국과 일본내 한국학 연구 전문가인 곽일성 교수(중국 푸단 대학교)와 이인자 교수(일본 토호쿠 대학)가 강사로 나서 한국학의 현주소를 조명한다.

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The Immigrant Stories Project

The Immigrant Stories Project

The Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) is proud to announce our latest achievement – the Immigrant Stories Project. This web publication aims to provide essential information regarding immigrant populations in the Washington, DC and Baltimore, Maryland metro areas by combining data and personal stories. Currently, the page includes stories and data on immigrants from Korea, India, and Bolivia. Additional countries of origin will be included in the future.

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