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US-NK summit set to continue historic peace talks

US-NK summit set to continue historic peace talks

Sia Cho | June 6, 2018

Beginning with a smile and handshake shared by President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the DMZ border, the inter-Korean summit marked a diplomatic breakthrough for the two countries...

Microparticle levels in Korea overcast record highs

Microparticle levels in Korea overcast record highs

Sia Cho | June 6, 2018

“The health effects of air pollution imperil human lives. This fact is well documented.” –Eddie Bernice Johnson On a sunny, spring day in Seoul, streams of masked passersby flood busy streets....

Super Store Review

Super Store Review

Sia Cho | May 18, 2018

A bustling, chaotic, and popular attraction, the Super Store in the PyeongChang Olympic Village drew in thousands of souvenir-hungry and intrigued tourists each day. Filled with an assortment of products...

NATO countries expel Russian diplomats after spy poisoning

NATO countries expel Russian diplomats after spy poisoning

Sia Cho | May 3, 2018

In a coordinated response to the nerve agent attack in the UK last month, more than 20 western allies announced measures ordering the expulsion of Russian diplomats in their respective countries. The decision...

Inter-Korean dialogue spurs hope for denuclearization

Inter-Korean dialogue spurs hope for denuclearization

Sia Cho | April 16, 2018

In the wake of the diplomatic respite fostered by the PyeongChang Olympics, further efforts to improve inter-Korean relations have been made by the North and South. With the deployment of envoys to Pyongyang...

PyeongChang Super Store Review!

PyeongChang Super Store Review!

Sia Cho | April 10, 2018

By Sia Cho & Andy Yoon

Lack of safety measures initiates chain of fires in Korea

Lack of safety measures initiates chain of fires in Korea

Sia Cho | February 23, 2018

A massive conflagration blazed through a hospital in Miryang, South Korea on Jan. 26, killing 37 people and injuring another 130. The accident came weeks after a similar tragedy in Jechon, further fueling...

KCB Tournament tips off Tigers Basketball

KCB Tournament tips off Tigers Basketball

Sia Cho | December 7, 2017

Following a fresh victory from the first home game of the season, the varsity boys and girls basketball teams participated in the Korean Classic Basketball Tournament (KCB) on Nov. 18. With the varsity...

KCB Tournament tips off Tigers Basketball

KCB Tournament tips off Tigers Basketball

Sia Cho | December 7, 2017

Following a fresh victory from the first home game of the season, the varsity boys and girls basketball teams participated in the Korean Classic Basketball Tournament (KCB) on Nov. 18. With the varsity...

Roy Moore scandal sparks controversy within the GOP

Roy Moore scandal sparks controversy within the GOP

Sia Cho | December 7, 2017

A flood of allegations following the recent shock of the Harvey Weinstein scandal on sexual misconduct has further shaken the public. Amidst the turmoil, US Senate candidate Roy Moore has also been accused...

Militarism fuels attack on Japan’s pacifism

Militarism fuels attack on Japan’s pacifism

Sia Cho | November 22, 2017

With a landslide victory in the Japanese re-election, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reinvigorated his efforts in pushing for reform of Japan’s pacifist constitution. The revision of Article 9, a long...

Olympics and school events impacted by rising tensions from the North

Olympics and school events impacted by rising tensions from the North

Sia Cho | November 6, 2017

As the endless war of verbal aggression persists between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, heightened tensions are beginning to encroach upon the everyday lives of individuals. In fact, with the whole world...