Huntington Rotary Club to host a delegation from their sister Korean Rotary Club

From Press Release

HUNTINGTON, W.VA. – The Huntington WV Rotary Club is proud to host a delegation from their sister Korean Rotary Club from February 20th through February 25th including a reception at the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce on Monday February 24th from 4pm – 5:30pm.  The Korean Rotarians will also visit the Huntington Club’s regular Monday lunch meetings at the Pullman Plaza Hotel from 11:30am until 1:00pm on Monday February 24th.

Dr. Chong Kim, retired Marshall University professor in the College of Business and active member of the Huntington Rotary Club, has been teaching one semester a year at the Solbridge International School of Business at Woo Song University in Daejeon, South Korea since his retirement from Marshall.  While teaching at Solbridge, Kim attended the Daejeon Rotary Club and expressed an interest in establishing a sister club relationship with the Huntington Club.  The clubs will finalize the sister club agreement when 4 members of the Daejeon Club visit Huntington from Feb. 20-25.

The Korean Rotarians will visit several sites in the area, including Marshall University.  They will visit with international students and the Rotaract club, and will participate in some of the area’s activities, including attending a Marshall University basketball game. 

Any media inquiries or press requests are to contact Laura Gilliam, Huntington Rotary President at laura.gilliam@unitedwayrivercities.org or you may stop by the Rotary lunch at the Pullman Plaza hotel on Monday between 11:30am and 12:00pm.

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