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Seniors take studio photographs

Seniors take studio photographs

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | March 16, 2023

With graduation in three months, many seniors recently have visited photo studios with their friend groups. “We were all discussing what we could do to make our last few months together memorable,”...

South Korean protesters denouncing the compensation plan (Source: Reuters)

South Korea compensates victims of Japanese colonial rule

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | March 16, 2023

On March 6, South Korea reached an agreement with Japan regarding compensation for South Koreans who were forced to work in Japanese factories during World War II. Under the new agreement, South Korean...

So Seong-uk and Kim Yong-min in a press conference
Source: Getty Images

South Korea strives for same-sex equality

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | February 28, 2023

On Feb. 21, a South Korean appeals court ruled that the national health insurance service should offer spousal coverage to same-sex couples—marking the country's first legal recognition of government...

ChatGPT requires skills—teach them.

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | February 11, 2023

Note: This article connects to the previous ChatGPT article. “Write a college-level 800-word essay exploring the theme of ambition in Macbeth. Incorporate textual evidence throughout and analyze thoroughly.” It’s...

Googles blog page introducing its new chatbot Bard.

Alphabet shares drop 7% after unsuccessful debut of Google’s new chatbot

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | February 10, 2023

Shares of Alphabet, Google’s parent company, tumbled 7% after the unsuccessful debut of Google’s new chatbot Bard. Google hosted an event on Feb. 8 that live-streamed a presentation of Bard’s capabilities...

ChatGPT. Source: Medpage Today

A deep dive into ChatGPT

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | January 31, 2023

ChatGPT, a chatbot released by OpenAI on Nov. 30, 2022, has impressed users with its ability to understand and respond to human language in sophisticated ways, including answering questions, translating,...

Find victory in defeat

Find victory in defeat

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | December 5, 2022

Defeat occurs once in a while to everybody, including us students—whether it be losing in a quiz tournament, missing a game winning shot, or performing poorly in a Model United Nations conference. And...

Ian brainstorming his ideas.

SIS teams compete in HiMCM

Joseph Chun, Copy Editor | 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, Copy Editor | 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, Copy Editor | 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, Copy Editor | 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, Copy Editor | 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...