March 1 Movement Day (삼일절) as a Foreign Exchange Student

When a sightseeing trip to buy a SIM card turned into a once-in-a-lifetime experience. March 1, 2017 officially marked my third day in South Korea as an exchange student from Canada. At this point, I was just coming off some slight jet-lagged and definitely did not feel settled in yet. But, given the fact that […]

Must Have Applications as a University Student in Korea

In Hanyang there are lots of foreign students these days. Many of the foreign students are exchange students so they are not used to the Korean system, culture, or norms. The most difficult and necessary problem would be communication problems. Language would of course be a huge difficulty but after talking with some foreign friends, online communication […]

The Coolest Coffee Shops in Seoul (by Jieun)

It is not too much to say that coffee has become a big part of Korean culture in the last few years. According to a research by Seoul Metropolitan Government, there are over 18,000 coffee shops in Seoul as of December, 2016. From big names like Starbucks to small local shops, Seoul provides you a […]

Spring 2017 Business School Orientation at HUBS

Last Friday, March 10th, the 2017 Spring Semester Business School Orientation was held at the SKT Hall (7th floor of the Business School) of the Business School building (경영관). The Orientation was organized for the international students in HUBS (Hanyang University Business School; 한양대학교 경영대학) including business majors and non-majors who take lectures in HUBS. […]