KAGC Alumni Spotlight: Jinwook Hwang

Through public service, I began to appreciate the significance of my own identity.

Jinwook graduated from the University of Maryland in 2020

An American in South Korea

An Awkward Space Between Two Seats

Jinwook interned for Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) in the summer of 2018.
Jinwook on a Capitol tour with his colleagues in the UMD Student Government Association in 2018.

Diving into A Sea of Diversity

Jinwook at the U.S. Capitol during the 2020 KAGC U Leadership Summit

Moving Forward

Jinwook at the 2020 KAGC U Leadership Summit

Throughout my childhood, my identities had naturally oscillated between “Korean” and “American.” As my identity influences a vast part of my life, I found it necessary that I spend enough time to reflect on these experiences stemming from my own identity.



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