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Note to Self: Fearless February

Note to Self: Fearless February

Jenny Seo | February 25, 2020

On Feb. 14, 496 AD, Emperor Claudius of ancient Rome executed a man for disobeying his order to deny Christ. In honor of this rebellious man, the Roman Catholic Church appointed that day as a commemoration...

Activities people enjoyed during winter break

Activities people enjoyed during winter break

Lauren Kang | January 29, 2020

This past winter break was filled with great news and celebrations to close the decade. SIS achieved one of its highest early decision acceptance rates for seniors, which hovered a little over 25 percent....

Activities to enjoy this winter break

Activities to enjoy this winter break

Lauren Kang | December 6, 2019

As November comes to an end, students rush to finish their final exams, ready to go on winter break. However, while most students are excited for the three-week-long break, many are also frustrated by...

Personal mobility rises with electric scooter apps

Personal mobility rises with electric scooter apps

Sally Lee | December 6, 2019

Since 2018, an increasing number of South Koreans have chosen to employ the newest trend in personal mobility: electric scooters. Although they require a class two motorbike bicycle license, e-scooters...

Restaurant review: Gino’s NY Pizza

Restaurant review: Gino’s NY Pizza

Lauren Kang | November 12, 2019

Many popular American style pizza restaurants are located in the Itaewon area, home to many foreigners and multicultural cuisine. However, it is new restaurant Gino’s NY Pizza, which recently opened...

Korean cafés get ready for fall seasonal drinks

Korean cafés get ready for fall seasonal drinks

Lauren Kang | October 11, 2019

For the past few months, cafes plastered posters of beaches and sunlight on their walls to advertise their cool summer season drinks. But with the nearing fall season, cafes are beginning to move away...

Seniors relieve their stress during college application season

Seniors relieve their stress during college application season

TTAdmin | September 5, 2019

During first few months of school, it is not uncommon for students to buzz around signing up for clubs, trying out for Varsity teams, and adjusting themselves to their classes. On top of such activities,...

K-pop stars go braless

K-pop stars go braless

TTAdmin | September 5, 2019

On July 7, Hwasa, a member of a popular K-pop group called Mamamoo, shocked her fans in the airport by adopting the newest Korean fashion trend—going “no-bra.” However, she was not the first Korean...

Food review: Wang Thai

Food review: Wang Thai

Jenny Seo | September 5, 2019

It is not common to taste authentic Thai food in Korea, but Wang Thai presents a rare opportunity to experience real Thailand cuisine within the boundaries of Seoul. Adorned with traditional Thailand...

Teachers, students enjoy their summers in diverse ways

Teachers, students enjoy their summers in diverse ways

Alice Jimin Lee | September 5, 2019

June 12 officially marked the beginning of SIS’s summer vacation. For some, the summer meant a relaxing long break from the school year for traveling; for others, it served as an invaluable time to pursue...

Students at SIS commit to extreme dieting

Students at SIS commit to extreme dieting

Andie Kim | June 1, 2019

The period preceding Prom is one of rapid fasting and exercising to wedge oneself into an impossible suit or dress. Even with the rigorous academic lifestyle at SIS, students manage to fit in the time...

Teachers prepare for nearing summer break

Teachers prepare for nearing summer break

TTAdmin | June 1, 2019

As the school year comes to an end, students and teachers are beginning to make plans for the long awaited summer break. Torn between the relief of finishing high school and the excitement of starting...