10 Reasons to Join SIWA

Posted by Johanna Widmann, Membership Chair 2017-2018. This is the time of year we kick off our membership renewals.  We hope you will sign up for another year. Please check the SIWA website and…

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Welcome Team 2017-2018

  A Message from the SIWA President: I would like to welcome our leaders for 2017-2018 term.  I am excited to have the opportunity to collaborate with an amazingly talented group of women to…

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Thank You: Team 2016-2017

A Message from the SIWA President: My sincerest gratitude goes out to all SIWA volunteers during the 2016-2017 term.  Whether you were part of the leadership team or volunteered for a day at an…

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SIWA Spotlight: Courtney Snede, New Website Project Leader

Posted by Neeti Virmani, Welfare Chair 2017-18 What inspired you to join the SIWA leadership team? Honestly, I was inspired by the fear of being bored! When I moved to Seoul I did not know a single…

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SIWA Spotlight: Sonali Rao, Outgoing Hospitality Chair, 2016-17

Posted by Neeti Virmani, Welfare Chair 2016-17 What inspired you to join the SIWA leadership team? Since 2011, my husband and I have lived in three countries and had two kids in the process. The…

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SIWA Enrichment Networking – February 2017

- Posted by Sonali Rao, Hospitality Chair, 2016-17 SIWA hosted the first ever Enrichment Networking event on Wednesday, February 15th at Conrad Hotel. Given the new format to SIWA’s traditional…

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Charity Provides a Second Home for Busan’s Needy Children

- By Neeti Virmani, currently, Chair - SIWA Welfare Committee They say that children are a gift from God to mankind. Well, that’s exactly the feeling that came to my mind when I performed my first…

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SIWA Bazaar 2016 – An Unbelievable Experience

- By Justesse Gomis, Current Special Events Chair, SIWA Before I write about my experience with SIWA Bazaar 2016, I would like to thank the  bazaar team  and all volunteers who supported us. But…

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Box Bridges the Past With the Future

- By Monica Williams, current Discovery Editor, on behalf of Ann Robinson, proud member of SIWA Ann Robinson got lucky in her visit to the SIWA bazaar 40 years ago. The SIWA member was pregnant with…

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