The Student News Site of Seoul International School

TIGER TIMES ONLINE

Upcoming Events
  • Sept. 21 Varsity Volleyball @ APIS / Sept. 21 Varsity Tennis Home vs CI / Sept. 22 Cross Country Trip to Jeju / Sept. 23 Varsity Tennis Away @ Daegu / Sept. 23 Varsity Volleyball @ Daegu MHS

TIGER TIMES ONLINE

TIGER TIMES ONLINE

Rising seniors make their summer vacations count

Rising seniors make their summer vacations count

Kirsten Huh | September 11, 2018

On June 8, SIS’s summer vacation officially started. Screams of “I will make this the best summer ever” and “Yes” were overheard, as students poured out of the high school building. Rising seniors...

Teachers enjoy their student-free summer breaks

Teachers enjoy their student-free summer breaks

Lauren Kang | September 11, 2018

Mrs. Terbrueggen For Jessica Terbrueggen, an English teacher, this summer vacation was an opportunity to bond with her family and to enjoy some time alone with husband, James Fischer. With her whole...

Seeking Japanese culture at Soraya

Seeking Japanese culture at Soraya

Youngseo Jhe | September 11, 2018

By YOUNGSEO JHE, ANDREA KWON Opening the heavy door to Soraya, the doorbell chimed in a high clear note. As we entered, we were welcomed into a small traditionally-styled store full of references to...

Three things you must try this summer

Three things you must try this summer

TTAdmin | June 9, 2018

The weather is getting warmer and colorful flowers are finally blooming, but it seems like not everyone is enjoying these beautiful moments. May and June are busy seasons for all students, teachers, and...

99 Complaints Against the World : A Grand Denouement

99 Complaints Against the World : A Grand Denouement

Jenny Seo | June 9, 2018

Throughout much of the last two years, I spent my doleful days making complaints about everything that bothered me, starting from painfully long lunch lines to the misleading nature of oatmeal raisin cookies....

Fortnite Battle Royale: A Worldwide Gaming Phenomenon

Fortnite Battle Royale: A Worldwide Gaming Phenomenon

TTAdmin | June 9, 2018

Fortnite Battle Royale is a global phenomenon with combined elements of some of our favorite building games and shooter games. Fortnite is a cooperative survival game that was first revealed by Epic Games...

“Deadpool 2” surpasses its predecessor

“Deadpool 2” surpasses its predecessor

Jocelyn Lee | June 9, 2018

Marvel has been keeping its fan base on its toes for the long-awaited sequel to the successful “Deadpool” franchise. Since its previous acclaim, “Deadpool” has received a lot of positive reviews...

Teachers and their expectations for summer

Teachers and their expectations for summer

TTAdmin | June 6, 2018

Summer break is a time of boundless adventures and healing. Students all eagerly await this exhilarating moment when they finally break free from the stressful and competitive school environment. Though...

Climate change poses threat to coffee and chocolate production

Climate change poses threat to coffee and chocolate production

Jenny Seo | June 6, 2018

A world without chocolate and coffee to many people may be an unimaginable and unpleasant place; yet, this world may possibly replace the one we live in currently due to climate change. For several decades,...

Enjoy the spice and savor of dakgalbi at Jangin

Enjoy the spice and savor of dakgalbi at Jangin

Andrea Jiwon Kwon | June 6, 2018

By YOUNGSEO JHE, ANDREA KWON Opening the clear doors of the restaurant, customers meet a large space filled with chairs and tables. Waiters and waitresses move busily from table to table, tending to...

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....

Spring products hit convenience stores

Spring products hit convenience stores

TTAdmin | June 6, 2018

As the flowers start to blossom, the packages in convenience stores turn pink, signifying an end to the dreary winter days and a start to the exuberant spring shopping season. It has been part of “store-tradition”...