The poetry manuscript, 집:jib, places Runner-Up in Kelsey Street Press's FIRSTS! Contest judged by Bhanu Kapil. 

Taeyin graduates from Note Dame's Creative Writing M.F.A. program.

The poem, C-ration, becomes a Finalist in Kay Murphy Prize for Poetry judged by Myung Mi Kim. 


The play, The Pink Pope, is chosen as one of two ND Theatre Now! plays in the 2016-2017 ND Film, Television, & Theatre season.

A review of The Pink Pope can be read here

Taeyin is chosen as one of fourteen playwrights to join the inaugural  María Irene Fornés Playwrighting Workshop led by Master Teacher Migdalia Cruz. 

Taeyin receives the American Dream Grant from the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts to support her creative writing.


Taeyin becomes the two-year Sparks fellow for Notre Dame Review.