Korean Narrative: ‘Dang Dang Dog’ a Canine with 2,000 Years of Korean History

Su Un Taeh Kim As adorable puppies tend to bring out the brightest expressions with a cute essence among ourselves, they tend to be called in different variations among peoples, and culture. In Korea, dogs are usually called ‘gangajie’(강아지) or ‘mungmunge’(멍멍이), but nowadays they are also called ‘dangdange’(댕댕). A lot can be interpreted with the […]

Unique Cafe: Meerkat Friends

Hajon Lee During this rainy week, I was searching for things to do inside. In searching for something unique and interesting. I came across something called a Meerkat Cafe. Looking through the blogs of other people, I saw that there were various animals other than just meerkats. The cafe is located in the middle of […]

We Thought We Were Close, But We Weren’t: Offline Lecture

Seung Hyun Nam In the past few weeks, we were full of hope, dreaming of getting back to normal campus life. By means, Offline face-to-face lectures were right in front of our hands, just about to catch it with our bear hands. We went through numerous surveys, asking students’ opinion in shifting online-blackboard classes into […]

Korean Baseball League Broadcasted in ESPN

Min Woo Joo KBO the Korean baseball league started league in May 5th   through the Coronavirus outbreak behind closed doors. And itself made few interesting episodes such as what players say go live loud and clear since there’s no crowd. But it wasn’t the talk of the game. It was that KBO was broadcasted in […]

Daehakro; Seoul’s Theater District

Donghoon Lee Daehakro is Seoul’s theater and performing arts district. Daehakro is the name of the neighborhood and the area’s main road. There are numerous theaters and performance venues of all sizes located throughout the area. Visitors who are fans of theater, musicals, and music should head to Daehakro to fulfill their cultural experiences. I […]

Korean Narrative: Hip&Young Ikseon Village

Jongro-3 GA – Ikseon dong Su Un Taeh Kim It’s easy to spot catchphrases claiming Seoul as a metropolitan integration between history and future. However, it’s not as easy to find any actual physical evidence of the dynamic melting pot in the bustling city. Yet, an actual place where the traditional meets the modern is […]

Town of the Rich: Apgujeong

Hajon Lee So Apgujeong, you’ve probably only heard of this place as the rich town with the two huge department stores: Galleria and Hyundai Department store and various designer brand stores in the area. So why is it a rich town? Well, the simple answer is because rich people live there. But, then the question is […]

Introducing Popular Korean Street Brands

Gaeun Kim Hi guys! Today, I’m going to introduce some street brands that are in fashion among young adults. Many young people like teenagers or twenties enjoy wearing some street brand clothes because it is cheaper and cost-effective than luxurious brands, youngsters like to wear similar clothes with each other. Especially, street brands are being […]