Steve Haruch

Steve Haruch appears in the following:

Is Courting Controversy An Urban Outfitters Strategy?

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Questionable sincerity aside, the recent pileup of apparent missteps by the retailer raises another question: Is the company doing it on purpose?


Why Corporate Executives Talk About 'Opening Their Kimonos'

Sunday, November 02, 2014

The phrase has become a term of art in business jargon, used anytime a company discloses insider information. How did this item of clothing achieve such currency in such an unexpected context?


The Struggle Of Being Asian-American For Halloween

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Somewhere between Short Round and Kato, writer Steve Haruch realized that Halloween costumes featuring Asian-American characters leave much to be desired.


The Korean Fan Who Sparked Kansas City's Playoff Run

Thursday, October 02, 2014

SungWoo Lee, a die-hard Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul, is visiting the U.S. for the first time to cheer on his beloved team. He's been a local celebrity since the moment he stepped off the plane.


In 'Selfie', John Cho Gets An Unlikely Shot As A Romantic Lead

Sunday, September 28, 2014

John Cho is a brilliant actor who happens to be Korean-American. Over a 17-year career he's managed to not be cast primarily as "an Asian-American" actor. In the new show Selfie, he's done it again.


In Korea, Adoptees Fight To Change Culture That Sent Them Overseas

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Two years ago, South Korea passed a law informed by the experiences of the 160,000 people who were adopted to other countries after World War II. Steve Haruch examines the law's history and legacy.


A Graduate Program Works To Diversify The Science World

Thursday, January 02, 2014

Women and African-Americans are underrepresented among science and engineering graduate students. The Bridge Program, a collaboration between Fisk and Vanderbilt Universities, is working on changing this. And other programs are learning from its approach.