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Editorial: Being a creative: our duty to beauty

Editorial: Being a creative: our duty to beauty

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | March 22, 2022

Why is it that only tragedy is recognized as true art in writing? As a writer, I have found myself grappling frequently with this question. American author Ursula K. Le Guin points out in her narrative...

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Why student-admin communication matters

Daniel Shin, Managing Editor | March 10, 2022

During my 10 years at Seoul International School, one aspect of student life has remained largely the same: the need for more direct communication between the administration and the student body. Communication...

Editorial: Love letter to the HSSC

Editorial: Love letter to the HSSC

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | February 18, 2022

Dear HSSC,   I love you. I really do. In fact, I often call myself your no. 1 fan, what with me reposting all of your social media posts and passionately promoting school-wide events to my peers...

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Senioritis: Is it treatable?

Minjae Chun, Design & Production Editor | February 1, 2022

As the second semester begins, the epidemic is spreading once again. Piles of unfinished assignments, inboxes overflowing with unread emails, and exams taken with bare minimum effort. Lack of motivation...

Editorial: Inching toward the centimeter: why the US should metricate

Editorial: Inching toward the centimeter: why the US should metricate

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | December 8, 2021

As a child, my father would often iterate to me his pure, unadulterated admiration for the United States of America. Of course, he would hold the place he met my mother and offered him a myriad of experiences...

Space race vs. human race

Space race vs. human race

Jack Lee, Reporter | November 24, 2021

“I think the human race does not have a future if we do not go into space. We need to expand our horizons beyond planet Earth if we are to have a long-term future,” said Stephen Hawking, renowned theoretical...

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Why clubs need a follow-through system

Erin Choi, Reporter | November 8, 2021

At SIS, club executive positions are a way for students to garner leadership skills. However, many executives face difficulties performing the delegated duties to the best of their abilities. This stems...

BTS is not just a boy band

BTS is not just a boy band

Jack Lee, Reporter | October 19, 2021

On Sept. 20, the United Nations invited BTS as a special envoy to President Moon Jae-in for its annual Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Moment. At the conference, BTS performed its most recent popular...

Editorial: Chronic complainers are entertainers

Editorial: Chronic complainers are entertainers

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | September 30, 2021

While roaming the halls of Seoul International School, a wandering passerby would probably hear the whines and groans of a  passing SIS-ian, venting about the curve on their latest test or the most recent...

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Don’t cut down our own athletes

Jordan Kim, Co-Editor-in-Chief | September 9, 2021

  “Ggeut.” After letting go of his last shot for team Korea in the shootout of the gold-medal match, the veteran archer Oh Jin-hyuk uttered this word, which means “the end,” before...

Keep up the good sleep

Keep up the good sleep

Jordan Kim, Co-Editor-in-Chief | June 1, 2021

“Diamonds are made under pressure.” These are the famous last words of the typical SIS student. With piles of homework, various quizzes, and extracurricular activities to tend to every night, procrastination...

Editorial: Future Tenses in 5 Senses

Editorial: Future Tenses in 5 Senses

Sarah Ju, Editor-in-Chief | June 1, 2021

The eventful school year has come to an end, and having bid farewell to the seniors, I am now left with the amazing task of serving as the Editor in Chief of Tiger Times Online for the 2021-22 school year....