District 214 Community Education
Forest View Education Center
2121 S. Goebbert Rd., Arlington Heights, IL
11:00am - 11:30am
Soojin Kwon Koh
Director of Admissions, Steven M. Ross
School of Business
University of Michigan
Soojin Kwon Koh is the Director of Admissions at the Ross School of Business. She oversees marketing, recruiting and selection for Ross’ Full-time MBA, Part-time MBA, and Executive MBA programs. Prior to Ross, Soojin was a Manager at Deloitte Consulting in their Strategy and Operations practice. She has also served as a budget and policy analyst with the U.S. Senate Budget Committee, House Appropriations Committee and the Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C.
Soojin has an MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, a Master in Public Policy from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University, and a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Yale University. Soojin serves on the board of the Forte Foundation, ETS’ Business School Advisory Committee, and the Yale Alumni Association of Michigan.
She is married to Suk-Kyu Koh and has two young sons. In addition to being a devoted soccer mom, Soojin has completed five marathons, including two Boston Marathons, two triathlons, and the 62 mile Tour de Cure.
Speaker of McDonalds Speaker Series
Winner of 'America's Next Best Dance Crew'
Victor Kim is a member of the Quest Crew.
"Quest Crew is an Asian-American hip-hop dance crew from Los Angeles, California who were declared winners of the third season of America's Best Dance Crew. They made their first few appearances individually on shows like So You Think You Can Dance and at events such as Kollaboration 8 and World of Dance.
Victor Kim also performs with Flexible Flav alongside D-Trix he was also in Party Rock Anthem by LMFAO and endorsed the new Mcdonald's Frozen Strawberry Lemonade drink."
~ source www.Wikipedia.org
"Calling Sacramento, California his hometown, Victor Kim, born June 27, was first drawn to dancing when he saw Cuba Gooding Jr. breakdance on a Jerry Maguire commercial. Incredibly inspired, Victor soon became a member of the bboy crew called “Flexible Flav,” where he first met fellow Quest member D-trix. Victor moved to Orange County to attend school at the University of California, Irvine and received a BA in economics. Throughout his college career he was blessed with many opportunities to travel and share his love for dance around the world, including Singapore, England, Canada, and all over the United States. He has also appeared as a guest performer on American Idol, So You Think You Can Dance, and the MIMS “Like This” music video.
Victor Kim recently graduated from University of California, Irvine with a B.A. in Economics. Aside from dancing, Victor enjoys playing the drums, guitar, ukulele, singing and graffiti art. He often records his work and posts it on YouTube, and enjoys playing live whenever the opportunity presents itself.
Winning America’s Best Dance Crew in March 2009 with his friends of Quest, Victor has been traveling and perfoming across the U.S. and Canada with his crew. Today, he draws his inspiration from his fellow crew members and all the positive experiences surrounding him. With hopes of inspiring and changing the world, he hopes to achieve great things with his brothers and sister on Quest Crew." ~ source: http://www.questcrew.com/about-questcrew/victor-kim/
Quest Crew had the chance to come back to the
So You Think You Can Dance stage and perform the homies LMFAO
Dr. Kim is an Associate Professor of Medicine, in the Section of Gastroenterology at the University of Chicago, Director of the Office of Community Engagement and Cancer Disparities for the University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center, an affiliate faculty in the Center for the Study of Race, Culture and Politics and Center for Gender Studies. Her educational interests include health disparities, cultural competency, patient centered communication, cancer prevention and women’s health. Dr. Kim been recognized for contributions in teaching by receiving numerous educational awards including best teaching faculty among medical students and gastroenterology fellows, and was chosen as a fellow in the Academy of Distinguished Medical Educators at the University of Chicago. Recently, Dr. Kim was appointed to a 5 year term on the advisory committee for the Office of Research in Women’s Health (ACRWH) of the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Kim’s research interests are focused on two areas; culturally appropriate and linguistically specific primary and secondary colorectal cancer prevention among minority populations and hepatitis B prevention in Asian Americans. Dr. Kim serves as the President of the Asian Health Coalition, advisory member of the CDC’s Hepatitis B Task Force, vice president for the National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians, and the chair of the American Cancer Society, Illinois Division, Education committee.
12:30am - 1:20pm:
Workshop 1 - Career Exploration Workshops: Engineering
Workshop 2 - Career Exploration Workshops: Art and Music
Workshop 3 - Career Exploration Workshops: Law
Workshop 4 - CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE Workshop by University of Chicago
Workshop 5 - What to Include in College Application Essay by Sabio Academy
2:20pm - 3:30pm:
Workshop 1 - Career Exploration Workshops: Medicine
Workshop 2 - Career Exploration Workshops: Business
Workshop 3 - Career Exploration Workshops: Arts & Science
Workshop 4 - Financial Aid Seminar - FAFSA Workshop by LadderUp
Workshop 5 - Career Planning for Science, Engineering, Medicine Major by Sabio
3:40pm - 4:30pm:
Workshop 4 - Q & A Workshop for Parents: "How to Prepare your Children for College"