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Ian brainstorming his ideas.

SIS teams compete in HiMCM

Joseph Chun, Reporter | November 15, 2022

Three SIS teams participated in the High School Mathematical Contest in Modeling (HiMCM) from Nov. 4-6. The competition involved choosing a real-world problem and creating a mathematical model to predict...

Deft embracing his first Worlds trophy.

DRX defeats T1 and wins LoL World Championship

Joseph Chun, Reporter | November 15, 2022

The underdog DRX defeated T1 3-2 and won the League of Legends (LoL) World Championship on Nov. 6. DRX’s win was surprising for many fans. Though DRX already proved their skill in victorious matches...

Jay Lee (12) and Eunice Rhee (12) enjoying the DMZ exhibition.

DMZ Eco-Youth Explorers Club members showcase pictures of nature

Joseph Chun, Reporter | November 3, 2022

DMZ Eco-Youth Explorers Club organized an exhibition “DMZ Through Our Lenses” in the atrium from Oct. 31-Nov. 2, showing pictures of species inhabiting DMZ. Uee Jung (10), Jennie Koo (10), Kaden...


Korean teams dominate in LoL Worlds Championship

Joseph Chun, Reporter | November 1, 2022

In the League of Legends (LoL) Worlds Championship semi-finals on Oct. 30-31, T1 defeated JDG 3-1, and DRX defeated Gen.G 3-1. The finals between T1 and DRX on Nov. 5 will be the first finals between...

Dream reveals his face (Source: Dreams YouTube).

Dream face reveal receives undeserved hate

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 18, 2022

Minecraft Youtuber Dream, formerly famous for not revealing his face, finally unmasked himself on Oct. 2. He stated that he “wanted to live more normally and not worry about people revealing his identity.” Although...

Jinwook writing a physics equation.

Meet Jinwook Shin, AP Physics 1 perfect scorer

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 18, 2022

On Sept. 17, Head of AP Program Trevor Parker personally congratulated Jinwook via mail for his perfect 80/80 on the AP Physics 1 exam—an accomplishment achieved by only two students in the world....

Yates claimed the crown in Assassin on Sept. 23.

Meet Yates Park, Assassin winner

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 4, 2022

NOTE: This article connects to the previous Assassin article. After a long journey of killing his targets one by one and avoiding assassination attempts, Data Science Club representative Yates Park...

Assassin board tracks which participants are eliminated.

HSSC hosts Assassin

Joseph Chun, Reporter | September 23, 2022

The HSSC-hosted event Assassin, an annual game where participants take a selfie with their assigned targets to eliminate them, began on Sept. 19. For each of the three rounds, HSSC notifies participants...

Ryan Jung (11) holding his meatloafs.

Renovated cafeteria receives mostly positive reviews

Joseph Chun, Reporter | September 19, 2022

The renovated cafeteria opened on Sept. 1, and J&J Catering provided students and faculty with improved food in a larger space. Now the cafeteria provides students with three menus—Korean, noodles,...

Andrew Tate streaming. Graphic by Grace Lee (11)

Social media platforms ban Andrew Tate

Joseph Chun, Reporter | September 1, 2022

Viral influencer Andrew Tate was banned from Facebook and Instagram on Aug. 20 for violating social media regulations. TikTok followed Meta’s ban decision later on the same day. His two YouTube accounts...

Actor Alec Baldwin fatally shoots cinematographer on film set

Actor Alec Baldwin fatally shoots cinematographer on film set

Joseph Chun, Reporter | November 18, 2021

On Oct. 21, actor Alec Baldwin shot cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and injured other staff members while filming a gun scene on the set of the upcoming film “Rust.” Alec Baldwin was handed a prop...

Students express opinions on upcoming vaccinations

Students express opinions on upcoming vaccinations

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 29, 2021

South Korea originally prioritized the COVID-19 vaccination of the elderly, but the government now allows teenagers of ages 15-16 to make vaccine reservations from Oct. 5 to Oct. 29. Younger teenagers...