JeongHeon Cho experienced the frustrations of setting up a new life in Japan after moving there from South Korea to study. Transactions which were simple back home and came naturally to Japanese were confusing to an outsider unfamiliar with the system and…
Julie Sinn was born in Pusan, South Korea, in 1994. For two month Julie was raised by a foster mother who named her Kyung Hwa Lee, Peaceful Good Event. In October 1994, Juliewas adpoted into a family in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Suzanne Johnson was born in Seoul, South Korea in 1966. She was adopted by an American military family and raised in Minnesota. In 2008, Suzanne began researching her adoption and uncovering the truth about her childhood.
Mia Miller was born in South, South Korea in 1960. She was adopted by an American family in Minnesota at the age of 10. Mia reconnected with her birth mother at the age of 17 in Burlington, New Jersey. Since coming to the United States, Mia has done 6 ?…
Jessica Soyeon Kim was born in South Korea in 1993. Her family moved several times for her father?s job, and she grew up in South Korea, Canada, and the United States. She is an engineering student at the University of Georgia.
Lindsay Peifer was born in Daebudo, South Korea. Her family later moved to Minnesota. She has taught at Central High School in St. Paul, Minnesota for 19 years as an English teacher and a technology integration TOSA (Teacher on Special Assignment).
Jennie Kim was born in Daegu, South Korea in 1993. She and her family moved to the United States in 1998 and she grew up in California. She moved to St. Paul, MN in 2011 to attend Macalester College.
Chung Hee No grew up in South Korea. She came to the U.S. in 1986 and spent 21 years working in a sweat shop in downtown Los Angeles where she worked long hours for little pay. She eventually became a manager in the factory. She later moved to St. Paul,…