<div dir="ltr"><div><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px">The Ateneo </span><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il" style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> Studies Program invites the Ateneo Community to our first </span><b style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span> <span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il"><span class="gmail-il">Café</span></span> event</b><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> on </span><b style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-aBn"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-aQJ">Sep<wbr>tember 15</span></span>(Fri) from <span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-aBn"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-aQJ">18:00-20:00</span></span></b><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> at </span><b style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px">SS Conf 3/4.</b><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> This event aims to offer an opportunity to all members of ADMU to meet speakers of </span><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il" style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> language and promote friendship between Filipino and </span><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il" style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> students in the university. Participants are required to use only </span><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il" style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"> language inside the </span><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il" style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px"><span class="gmail-il">cafe</span></span><span style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px">. Free snacks will be provided. For more information, please email us at </span><b style="color:rgb(29,33,41);font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px">ksp.sos</b><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-m_3865306805383730594gmail-text_exposed_show" style="font-family:inherit;color:rgb(29,33,41);font-size:14px;display:inline"><b><a href="mailto:s@ateneo.edu" target="_blank">s@ateneo.edu</a>.</b></span><br></div><div dir="ltr"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-m_3865306805383730594gmail-text_exposed_show" style="font-family:inherit;color:rgb(29,33,41);font-size:14px;display:inline"><b><br></b></span></div><div dir="ltr"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-m_3865306805383730594gmail-text_exposed_show" style="font-family:inherit;color:rgb(29,33,41);font-size:14px;display:inline"><b><img src="cid:ii_j7idhlve0_15e78efae9f19448" width="336" height="435"><br>​<br></b></span></div><div dir="ltr"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-m_3865306805383730594gmail-text_exposed_show" style="font-family:inherit;color:rgb(29,33,41);font-size:14px;display:inline"><b><br></b></span></div><div dir="ltr"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-m_3865306805383730594gmail-text_exposed_show" style="font-family:inherit;color:rgb(29,33,41);font-size:14px;display:inline"><div style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-m_3865306805383730594gmail-text_exposed_show" style="font-family:inherit;display:inline"><font size="4" color="#000000"><a href="http://goo.gl/GZVhHL" target="_blank">Click here to register</a></font></span></div><div style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px"><span class="g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tion:initial;background-repeat:initial"><span style="font-size:10pt;font-family:Arial,sans-serif">For inquiries, contact:<br></span><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt"><span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span> Studies Program, School of Social Sciences<br></span><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt">Ateneo de Manila University<br></span><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt">3rd Floor, Leong Hall, ADMU <br></span><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt">Katipunan Road, Loyola Heights, Quezon City 1108 Philippines<br></span><a href="mailto:ksp.soss@ateneo.edu" target="_blank" style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt"><span style="color:blue">ksp.soss@ateneo.edu</span></a><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt"> / </span><font color="#0000ff" style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt"><a href="mailto:jabucal@ateneo.edu" target="_blank">jabucal@<wbr>ateneo.edu</a><br></font><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt"><a href="tel:+63%202%20426%206001" value="+6324266001" target="_blank">+63 2 426 6001</a> local 5245 / <a href="tel:+63%202%20351%201620" value="+6323511620" target="_blank">+63 2 351 1620</a> <br></span><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif;font-size:10pt">FACEBOOK: Ateneo <span class="gmail-m_2665403977408920379gmail-m_939246891563258542gmail-il"><span class="gmail-il">Korean</span></span> Studies Program</span></p></div></div></div></div></div></span></div></span></div></div></div></div></div></div>
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