All about TOPIK – Korean Language Test

Lee Sooyeon                    As many of you know, TOPIK, Test of Proficiency in Korean, is a written test designed to measure the ability of non-native speakers for expression and comprehension in the Korean language. TOPIK test measures proficiency in reading, writing, and listening comprehension in the Korean language.  The test has three different levels: Beginner, […]

Adult ADHD

Lee Sooyeon              Do I have ADD? Adults with ADHD symptoms including distractibility, impulsivity, disorganization, poor time management, emotional sensitivity, relationship problems, and/or trouble managing money should take this adult ADHD test to learn more about the way attention deficit shows up later in life.              Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD or ADD) is a […]

A child who once dreamed of looking at the stars became an adult on a spaceship

Minjun Son 2021.07.13 Image source: Virgin Galactic British billionaire Richard Branson, chairman of the Virgin Group, flew into the sky at 7:40 a.m. on the 11th at the Spaceport Space Center in New Mexico, aboard Virgin Galactic’s spacecraft ‘VSS Unity’. Branson reached an altitude of 88.5 km and returned to Earth after experiencing a state […]

Gentle Monster

Hajon Lee Today I will be introducing to you, personally, one of my favorite eyewear brands: Gentle Monster. The brand name of Gentle Monster was “Gentle Monster” by combining the words gentle and monster. It is a brand name derived from “Everyone has a desire to live differently than they do now, and those parts […]

Why do countries have different electrical outputs?

Jiyeon Choi            Due to the outbreak of Corona, traveling abroad feels like a long time ago. But whenever you traveled to a specific country, didn’t it bother you that you always needed to carry around an adaptor plug? Didn’t you ever wonder why different countries have different electrical volts or outlets?            Since In […]

The Miracle that might Change Your Life

Lee Sooyeon              It is easy these days to find postings and videos of ways to change your lifestyle in a more efficient and healthier way. Recently the hottest topic among those was the ‘Miracle Morning’. In Korea many celebrities and youtubers are also participating in this miracle, by starting their day a bit earlier […]

Carrot Market

Hajon Lee Have you seen the poster or commercial in a bus station or even on the side of the bus with a rabbit holding up a carrot with a orange background? This is the trending so-called carrot market in Korea. The name is actually a play with words. It actually means a market close […]

What is newtro?

Jiyeon Choi Newtro is a new word combined of ‘new’ and ‘retro’ which means a new tendency or trend of enjoying retro. Newtro targets generation Z by appealing freshness and uniqueness in retro and at the same time it also influences middle aged generation making them nostalgic such as the film of the British rock […]