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Vibe’s new payment system creates friendly environment for artists

Emily Bae | April 20, 2020

Vibe, a Korean music streaming service created by Naver, has recently announced a billing system that is more transparent and profitable for artists. It aims to pay artists based solely on how long individual...

New conservative party sets reform movements in Korea

New conservative party sets reform movements in Korea

Emily Bae | March 18, 2020

On Jan. 5, eight lawmakers who withdrew from the minor opposition Bareunmirae Party (BP) launched a new conservative party in Korea to form a right-wing party in pursuit of reforms. Tentatively named the...

President Trump’s impeachment trial highlights ugliness of US politics

President Trump’s impeachment trial highlights ugliness of US politics

Emily Bae | February 25, 2020

On Feb. 5, the US Senate held a vote concluding President Trump’s impeachment trial. The trial was based on two articles of impeachment; one that accuses him of the abuse of power, alleging that he exploited...

“Cats” leaves viewers disappointed and dissatisfied

“Cats” leaves viewers disappointed and dissatisfied

Emily Bae | January 29, 2020

Based on T.S. Eliot’s poetry collection Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, the musical “Cats” has become a classic beloved by many. The intricate details in makeup, music, and choreography have...

Public responds to abolishment of Korean elite schools

Public responds to abolishment of Korean elite schools

Emily Bae | December 6, 2019

On Nov. 7, the Korean Ministry of Education announced that private elite schools, such as foreign language and autonomous high schools, will be phased out nationwide by 2025, confirming a change that...

Ivan Atanaskovic’s transition from SIS to Istanbul

Ivan Atanaskovic’s transition from SIS to Istanbul

Emily Bae | June 1, 2019

Ivan Atanaskovic, longtime athletics and activities coordinator, will depart SIS at the end of the 2018-‘19 school year to teach at the Istanbul International Community School, in Turkey. Throughout...

Release of Mueller Report brings about important implications

Release of Mueller Report brings about important implications

Emily Bae | April 24, 2019

On April 20, a 448-page report detailing the investigation led by Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller was released by William P. Barr, US attorney general, after being redacted by the Justice Department....

KAIAC Kickoff proves successful with substantial school spirit

KAIAC Kickoff proves successful with substantial school spirit

Emily Bae | April 15, 2019

The KAIAC Kickoff home game against the KIS Phoenix on April 3 was an all-around success. The varsity girls soccer team marked a resounding win by scoring six goals, while the varsity boys soccer team...

Trump’s former attorney testifies: “I am committed to telling the truth”

Trump’s former attorney testifies: “I am committed to telling the truth”

Emily Bae | March 24, 2019

Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former personal attorney, testified before the House Oversight Committee on Feb. 27. In his hearing, Cohen accused Trump of an expansive pattern of lies and criminality,...

BTS makes history with awards debut

BTS makes history with awards debut

Emily Bae | February 28, 2019

As the first K-pop group to attend prestigious award ceremonies, the Korean boy band BTS made history at the 2019 Grammy Awards on Feb. 10. Having skyrocketed into international fame following three world...

“Ralph Breaks the Internet”: Disney sequel leaves some viewers disappointed

“Ralph Breaks the Internet”: Disney sequel leaves some viewers disappointed

Emily Bae | February 14, 2019

The first outing of “Wreck-it Ralph” met enormous success at the box office in 2012. Displaying the convergence of diverse game characters and highlighting the entertaining interaction between them,...

South Korean soccer team proves successful at 2019 Asian Cup

South Korean soccer team proves successful at 2019 Asian Cup

Emily Bae | February 1, 2019

The 2019 Asian Cup, which recently took place from Jan. 5 to Feb. 1 in the United Arab Emirates, required many athletes to rigorously prepare for the games. A quadrennial international men’s football...