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Journalist Academy: Winter Session 2014


JA Winter Academy 2

NKSC held a winter session of its Journalist Academy (JA) program this January. A total of thirty young defector students met each day for two weeks to sharpen their English conversation and Korean writing skills.

English Class

Soon, a current Fulbright scholar, taught this daily one-hour workshop that focused on learning everyday English expressions.

Writing Class

Lee Jung Seop, a lecturer on writing for the Samsung Economic Research Institute, started his class by focusing on the best practices for brainstorming. The class then moved on to writing self-introductions and what mistakes to avoid when peer-editing.

JA Winter Academy 1