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Film industries seek ways to survive through COVID-19 pandemic

Film industries seek ways to survive through COVID-19 pandemic

Sally Lee | May 31, 2020

Since February, Korean movie industries have struggled to survive amidst the coronavirus pandemic, especially after the introduction of the social distancing measures. For a month, cinemas experienced...

Vibe’s new payment system creates friendly environment for artists

Emily Bae | Apr 20, 2020

Vibe, a Korean music streaming service created by Naver, has recently announced a billing system that is more transparent and profitable for artists. It aims to pay artists based solely on how long individual...

Online schooling leaves physical and mental effects on students

Online schooling leaves physical and mental effects on students

Sally Lee | Apr 20, 2020

As more schools are shifting to virtual learning to proceed with academics in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, the advantages and disadvantages of online education have become a widely discussed topic....

Note to Self: March On

Note to Self: March On

Jenny Seo | Mar 16, 2020

With the start of March, it oddly feels as though everything has come to a slow and gradual halt; it seems like some students have turned their mental switch off. As the coronavirus keeps all of us burrowed...

The release of “To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You” excites the fans

The release of “To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You” excites the fans

Sally Lee | Mar 16, 2020

“To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before,” a romance movie released in 2018, is one of the most re-watched original Netflix films. Adapted from a best-selling novel by Jenny Han, “To All the Boys I’ve...

Productive things to do at home during the rise of Coronavirus

Productive things to do at home during the rise of Coronavirus

Jenny Seo | Mar 16, 2020

For the past months, the Coronavirus has been rapidly spreading across South Korea since its initiation in the Chinese city Wuhan. Because the disease has a tendency to be easily transmitted from one individual...

Next-generation pop star Billie Eilish gains popularity

Next-generation pop star Billie Eilish gains popularity

Edward Hahm | Feb 25, 2020

At only 18 years old, she became the second person in history to win all the Grammy Big Four awards in the same year: Best Album of the Year, Best Song of the Year, Best Record of the Year, and Best New...

“American Dirt” stirs controversy regarding cultural inaccuracies

“American Dirt” stirs controversy regarding cultural inaccuracies

Jenny Seo | Feb 25, 2020

“American Dirt,” a novel about a Mexican woman forced to leave her home country as an undocumented immigrant with her son, received immense praise immediately after its debut on Jan. 21. Not only telling...

Note to Self: Fearless February

Note to Self: Fearless February

Jenny Seo | Feb 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 | Jan 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 | Dec 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 | Dec 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...