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KMLA GLPS History of the Sciences Team 과학사 팀

Pos. Name Photo About GLPS
Manager Alexander Ganse Alexander Ganse Camp manager Alexander Ganse has been teaching world history at KMLA since 1997. Originally from Germany and an expert historian, Ganse helps students and staff put historical ideas into their proper context. Ganse compared Friesland and Gotland between c. 1100 and c. 1500 for his thesis. Ganse administers WHKMLA. Since 1
Teacher Arthur E. Michalak Arthur E. Michalak Art Michalak read physics at university and sat for an M.S. in physics learning & teaching (thesis, click for redirect). He came to GLPS in 2010, teaching through a mix of natural sciences and history. In 2011 he created the history of science project, Gain historicaL Perspective in the natural Sciences (GLPS2) and the wiki platform. He taught history of science 2011-2015 at GLPSs 17-20, 22, 24, the rest in physics. 14-24 (excl., 21)
Teacher Andrew Górski Andrew Górski (고르스키 앤드류 선생님) Andrew Górski was born in Washington, D.C., studied philosophy, and came to Korea in 2007. He is presently a postgraduate in philosophy (phenomenology). Górski studied Korean at Yonsei University's language school, has competed in several taekkyeon matches and often practices it in his free time. He taught history of science, GLPS 19-22. Since 19
Tutor[1] Ko Hae Uk Ko Hae Uk (고해욱 선생님) Ko Hae Uk is a senior interested in archaeology, history, anthropology, and geography. In fall 2012 he presented at the IHPST international conference in the history of science. He entered KMLA in the spring of 2011 in the sixteenth wave. In 2012 Hae Uk took a few months off, returning the following spring. He previously was a TA at GLPS 16 and 18. He enjoys Ultimate Frisbee and listening to music. He has traveled to fourteen countries and intends to visit more in the near future. Hae Uk is from Goyang City and calls Niagara Falls his second home. 16, 18, 22
Tutor[2] Cho Young-woong Cho Young-woong (조영웅 선생님) Cho Young-woong entered KMLA in 2013 in the eighteenth wave. He was born in Changwon and currently lives in Gwangmyeong. At KMLA he is on the natural sciences track and plans to study architecture in college. 20
Tutor[2] Oh Kwonsok Oh Kwon-sok (오권석 선생님) From Daegu, Kwonsok Oh entered KMLA in the fifteenth wave. GLPS 19 is his first ever involvement in the program. He is interested in Korean history and hopes to become an eminent mathematician. Oh is now (since 2013) at Brown University, USA. 19
Tutor[3] Myeong Do-hyeong Myeong Do-hyeong (명도형 선생님) Myeong Do-Hyeong is interested in history, linguistics, creative writing, and other fields in the humanities and social sciences. From Daejeon, she entered KMLA at the fifteenth wave. Do-hyeong has been a GLPS TA several times and enjoys teaching students history. Her lifetime goal is to travel around the world more than three times, write something [more] interesting than Harry Potter, and speak many languages. Do-hyeong is now (since 2013) at Princeton University, USA. 18
Tutor[4] Yoo Jin Sun Yoo Jin Sun (유진선 선생님) A zealot of Classical music, Yoo Jin-sun entered KMLA in 2011 in the sixteenth wave. Since then, he has been participating in various musical activities, most notably, in the KMLA orchestra as the contrabassist. Though music is his top priority, he also loves history (he was the only student in the minjok field to take Alexander Ganse's AP European History course). A strict keeper of the code, his motto is "No exception, no acception". Yoo was head TA at GLPS 19, and is now (since 2014) at Seoul National University. 18, 19
Tutor[3] Yoo Seung-in Yoo Seung-in (유승인 선생님) Teaching assistant for classes 19 and 20 Yoo Seung-In is at history of the sciences for the second-half at GLPS. He entered KMLA in the sixteenth wave last year in 2011. Yoo sat for Mr. Ganse's AP European History class and is planning to take AP World History next semester. Originally from Busan, Seung-in spent 2007 to 2010 in China before entering KMLA. Though a computer geek, he much enjoys learning about history. Yoo was head TA at GLPS 20. 17, 20
Tutor[4] Cartesius David Kim Cartesius David Kim (Cartesius 선생님) Teaching assistant for classes 19 and 20, David Kim aided the history of the sciences program during the first-half at GLPS. From Daejeon, he entered KMLA in 2011; his favorite subject is mathematics. He studies mechanical engineering at Cooper Union, USA. 17


  1. Full camp, week 1-3 (since GLPS 21).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Full camp, week 1-4.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Half camp, week 3-4.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Half camp, week 1-2.
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