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Kim Sae Ron

Kim Sae Ron caught up in a series of controversies

Erin J Choi, Reporter | March 17, 2023

On May 18, 2022, popular South Korean actress Kim Sae Ron was caught in a driving under the influence (DUI) accident. She crashed into an electrical transformer in Seoul’s Cheongdam neighborhood, damaging...

Selena Gomez and Hailey Bieber

Selena Gomez, Hailey Bieber feud

Erin J Choi, Reporter | March 13, 2023

Beginning in January, the long-standing feud between former Disney Channel star Gomez and model Hailey Baldwin reignited over a series of social media posts. On Jan. 9, Hailey posted a TikTok video with...

Varsity cheerleading goes to KAIAC

Varsity cheerleading goes to KAIAC

Erin J Choi, Reporter | February 10, 2023

On Feb 4, the varsity cheer team and the two coaches—Hana Jeon and Nydia Hernandez—traveled to Chadwick International School for their KAIAC competition. Seven international schools competed, including...

Itaewon tragedy memorial site surrounded with banners

100 days since the Itaewon tragedy

Erin J Choi, Reporter | February 10, 2023

On Feb. 4, a day before the 100th day of the Itaewon stampede, families of the victims marched the streets of downtown Seoul. Nearly 5,000 people joined the march, which began at Noksapyeong Station—near...

The Glory Poster

“The Glory” series review

Erin J Choi, Reporter | January 31, 2023

On Dec. 30, 2022, Netflix released the hit Korean TV series “The Glory.” The show immediately gained explosive popularity, recording over 25 million views in three days.  The plot follows the adulthood...

Cho Gue-Sung Press Conference

Cho Gue-Sung receives offers from European Clubs

Erin J Choi, Reporter | January 25, 2023

After an exceptional performance at the 2022 World Cup, South Korean forward Cho Gue-Sung has been receiving offers from several European clubs. “I think his two goals against Ghana during the World...

Music department hosts winter concert

Music department hosts winter concert

Erin J Choi, Reporter | December 5, 2022

On Dec. 1, the music department held its winter concert after school in the auditorium. Directed by band director Michael Ganus, strings director Julia Kim, and choir director Lesley Scott, there were...

Omega X press conference

K-Pop boy band Omega X takes steps to press charges against former CEO

Erin J Choi, Reporter | November 29, 2022

On Nov. 16, in a press conference at the Seoul Bar Association, K-Pop group Omega X announced the termination of its contract with Spire Entertainment following plans to take legal action against the company...

Varsity cheer teams half-time performance

Varsity cheer makes a successful comeback this season

Erin J Choi, Reporter | November 23, 2022

On Nov. 17, the varsity cheer team had its first successful home game of the season. The team performed sideline chants and a half-time performance during the girls and boys varsity basketball game against...

SSG Landers celebrate their victory

SSG wins the Korean series championships title

Erin J Choi, Reporter | November 18, 2022

The Korean Series Championships began on Nov.1 and came to an end on Nov. 9, with the SSG Landers claiming the Korean Series title after winning four games out of the best-of-seven playoff series. The...

Varsity basketball boys warm up

Winter sports tryouts begin

Erin J Choi, Reporter | November 9, 2022

Winter sports tryouts for the 2022-’23 season began on Nov. 1 after school, with cheerleading, basketball, and swim tryouts all taking place at different locations. The girls basketball tryouts were...

Lee Jung-hoo poses after his successful hit

Kiwoom Heroes advances to second round of playoffs

Erin J Choi, Reporter | October 26, 2022

On Oct. 22, the Kiwoom Heroes beat the KT Wiz and advanced to face the LG Twins during the second round of the playoffs which will occur in the last week of October. The regular KBO playoff season ended...