President Emeritus Dr. Yoon Suk Koh’s Memoriam

Dr. Yoon Suk Koh, President Emeritus of the Won Institute of Graduate Studies passed away on January 4, 2022, at 95. Dr. Koh accepted the position of President of the Won Institute when he was 75, and for the next ten years guided the Institute through numerous...

Colleen O’ Connell Memoriam

Our Won Institute Founder, Senior Member, and dearest friend, Colleen O’Connell, passed away on December 28, 2021. Over the last 22 years of her life, Colleen was a cherished member of the Won Institute. She was most instrumental in establishing the Won...

Five Elements

The back bone of Traditional Chinese Medicine consists of a philosophy that’s been reborn over and over again throughout China’s long and beautiful history. Through the rise and fall of Daoism, Confucianism, and various dynasties that have long influenced the way...

Relieving Stress Naturally With Acupuncture

Anyone feeling stressed these days? Maybe the more relevant question to ask should be, “Who isn’t feeling stressed these days?”. The recent pandemic has wreaked havoc in many of our lives, causing increased amounts of stress and anxiety over top of the usual. Research...

The top 4 reasons to become a Doctor of Acupuncture

There are many benefits to becoming a Doctor of Acupuncture, but we’ve narrowed them down to the top 4 reasons: 1. You will be trusted and respected in your field– You are receiving the highest distinction in the field of Acupuncture. With this degree, you will...

The Threefold Practice of Won Buddhism Rev. Grace Song

Original content and video can be found here https://tricycle.org/dharmatalks/the-threefold-practice-of-won-buddhism/ In Won Buddhism, the threefold practice—absorption, inquiry, and making mindful choices—maps out the path to spiritual freedom. Rev. Grace Song...

A Message from New Alumni Association Volunteer Administrator

Dear Fellow Alumni,  As an alumna, I feel privileged to reach out to you as the new Alumni Association Volunteer Administrator. I am committed to supporting our alumni in creating a strong foundation for the establishment of the new Won Institute Alumni...