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Departing Teacher Feature 2017

As the year has come to an end, it is now time to say good-bye to some of our most beloved teachers. Join us in a final farewell: Music sources: N°097 – Michael, Play – Steven O’Brien, DJ Khaled I’m The One (INSTRUMENTAL) – Prod. Jed Official  … Keep Reading

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Moon Jae-in’s election strains South Korea-US relations

After receiving more than 40 percent of the vote, liberal President Moon Jae-in was officially sworn into office on May 10. Preceded by the impeachment of former president Park Geun-hye, and amid the escalating tensions with North Korea, this new change in leadership comes at… Keep Reading

Global News

Jim Comey Fired by Trump

In an unexpected and controversial move, President Donald J. Trump fired director of the FBI James B. Comey, on May 9. Comey was in the midst of an FBI investigation as to whether or not there had been Russian influence on the 2016 presidential election.… Keep Reading

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Career Feature

Last month, the Counseling Department collaborated with the leadership team and parents of students to bring to the student body a series of career presentations. Some of the most desirable jobs were covered, but with their busy schedules, many of the speakers were not able… Keep Reading

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The Art of the Lawyer

This interview was conducted by Claire Kim, thanks to Johneth Park, a corporate lawyer at Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP. What were your personal motivations in becoming a lawyer? My father actually wanted to be a lawyer. A long time ago, very few people… Keep Reading

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The Art of the Diplomat

This interview was conducted by Nicholas Kim, thanks to Yeonghan Choi, the Director General of the Foreign Affairs and Unification Committee in the National Assembly. What should students anticipate as they enter the service? We, as members of the foreign service, enhance friendly relationships with the… Keep Reading

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The Art of the Lobbyist

This interview was conducted by Soomin Chun, thanks to Dr. Christopher Hansung Ko, Ph.D, who is the CEO of Samsung Bioepis, a biopharmaceutical firm. Did other companies not come to try to block the entry of lower priced medicine like yours? That’s why we formed our… Keep Reading

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The Art of the Actor

This interview was conducted by Ariel Lee, thanks to Joonghoon Park, who is an actor, director, and star in the media industry. What were some initial perceptions of acting and how did this differ from reality? When you’re acting as an amateur, it’s really fun… Keep Reading

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HSSC Election Debates

Hosted by Quill and Scroll and HSSC, the new HSSC Executive Election Debates are a new initiative made to bring the candidates closer to you, the students, than ever before. It gave audiences the opportunity to decide which candidate is the best suited to hold… Keep Reading

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Paris Feature: Introduction

In the months following the Paris attacks in November, the wheels of politics and media have turned to divide the world in furious debate over issues like immigration, surveillance, and military action in the Middle East. While the political consequences of the Paris attacks have… Keep Reading

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Musicians of SIS: Introduction

The High School Winter Concert features students of all ages in musical performances ranging from choral ensembles to orchestral groups. Participation to the musical arts requires a dedication that equals the passion athletes exude for sports. In this feature, we highlight just a few of… Keep Reading

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Global News/News

COEX receives threat from ISIS

Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria (ISIS), a terrorist group that gained notoriety in 2014 for its mass killings, abductions, and beheadings, threatened to bomb COEX, a large shopping mall complex on Oct. 25. In an alleged posting on social media, the group threatened… Keep Reading

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New Teachers 2015

The SIS community welcomed twelve new teachers for the 2015-2016 academic year: Ms. Bruttig, Ms. Feng, Mr. Green, Ms. Harman, Ms. Lin, Ms. Mitchell, Ms. Morales, Ms. Sadler, Mr. Silber, Mr. Thomson, Ms. Shelby, and Mr. Richie. Disclaimer: Ms. Alyssa Shelby and Mr. David Richie… Keep Reading

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AISA Volleyball Review

Hours of practice and preparation culminate in the Association of International Schools in Asia (AISA) and KAIAC tournaments, where teams are given an opportunity to showcase the skills they have polished since the beginning of the season. From Oct. 15-18, the volleyball teams travelled to… Keep Reading

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