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Escape the Rat Race: High school dropout becomes billionaire

Escape the Rat Race: High school dropout becomes billionaire

Jennifer Kwon, Reporter | September 12, 2021

Richard Branson was the one who everyone thought was going to fail miserably in life. Receiving an F in class, hanging with the “wrong crowd”, and smoking his problems away—it seemed all too obvious...

Billboard Music Awards announces their finalists

Billboard Music Awards announces their finalists

Minjae Chun, Design Editor | May 20, 2021

The 2021 Billboard Music Awards (BBMA) nominations were recently announced for the award ceremony taking place on May 23. Although the annual awards ceremony will no longer take place physically due to...

Netflix removes 30-day free trial

Netflix removes 30-day free trial

Woojune Kim, Managing Editor | April 29, 2021

On April 7, Netflix removed the 30-day free trial for non-members in South Korea. The company has gradually been removing the free trial feature in countries since 2019, and South Korea was one of the...

“Minari” highlights success in Koreas film industry

“Minari” highlights success in Korea’s film industry

Jack Lee, Reporter | April 29, 2021

Directed by Lee Issac Chung, “Minari” portrays a Korean American family pursuing their American Dream on a farm in Arkansas. Like the six-time Academy-nominated Korean film “Parasite,” “Minari,”...

Academic pressure escalates at the end of the year

Academic pressure escalates at the end of the year

Minjae Chun, Design Editor | April 27, 2021

The unpredictable circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic and the alternation between virtual and physical learning have already contributed to increasing levels of stress for students this year. However,...

Electronic music duo Daft Punk announces break up

Electronic music duo Daft Punk announces break up

Irene Kim | March 16, 2021

Daft Punk, the worldwide famous French electronic music duo, announced their break up after 28 years of collaboration. Consisting of musicians Guy-Manuel de Homem Christo and Thomas Bangalter, the duo...

Gina Carano criticized for controversial social media posts

Gina Carano criticized for controversial social media posts

Jennifer You | March 16, 2021

Actress Gina Carano has recently been fired from Lucasfilm following a series of controversial social media posts on her Instagram account. Lucasfilm released an official statement, announcing that she...

Deepfake controversy shocks the Korean entertainment industry

Deepfake controversy shocks the Korean entertainment industry

Irene Kim | February 14, 2021

In South Korea, the public has increasingly called for the punishment of producers and distributors for inappropriate deep fake videos, especially manipulated pornographic videos and photos involving female...

Koreans find travel closer to home, camping due to COVID-19

Koreans find travel closer to home, camping due to COVID-19

Jack Lee, Reporter | November 17, 2020

The South Korean government has recently announced that it will lower the COVID-19 safety precautions to level one. In response to the change of policy, people in South Korea have begun to participate...

Teachers share plans for Chuseok

Teachers share plans for Chuseok

Alice Lee | October 22, 2020

Adjusting to the beginning of the school year has been chaotic: a flurry of summatives, virtual club meetings, and changes in sports activities have exhausted both students and teachers. Yet, the upcoming...

Apple unveils new products for 2020

Apple unveils new products for 2020

Isabelle Lee, Reporter | October 22, 2020

On Sept. 15, Apple unveiled its product lineup for 2020 at a special event held at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California. The list of products included the new Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch...

New students adjust to school environment and challenges

New students adjust to school environment and challenges

Jack Lee, Reporter | September 17, 2020

Adjusting to a change is always difficult. In response to the second wave of COVID-19, SIS has been taking several measures in order to prevent students from being exposed to any possible symptoms of...