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The Ambassadors choir sings at the Hilton

Ambassadors bid farewell to Millennium Hilton Seoul

Jack Lee, Reporter | October 18, 2022

Ambassadors choir annually sang at the Millenium Hilton Seoul to celebrate Christmas. However, with the announcement that Hilton will close the hotel in December, Ambassadors choir will perform for the...

Students attend Nepal trip information session

Students attend Nepal trip information session

Sophie Choi, Reporter | October 7, 2022

On Oct. 5, Dr. Nave held an information session for the Moonlight Nepal trip in his classroom explaining its purpose and itinerary.  Students who join the trip will leave for Nepal on Dec. 14 and come...

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New Teacher Feature Q&A: Ms. Borst

Minjae Chun, Design & Production Editor | October 4, 2022

Ms. Borst is one of the 15 new high school teachers this year. She currently teaches AP English Literature and Composition and English 9. In this New Teacher Feature Q&A, Ms. Borst shares some of her...

ASR students go bowling at Garden 5 Spin Bowling

Advanced sports and recreation’s bowling unit

Erin J Choi, Copy Editor | October 4, 2022

From Sept. 13 to Sept. 23, students in advanced sports and recreation (ASR) had a bowling unit at Garden 5 “Spin Bowling”, a center near school. For five consecutive classes, ASR students departed...

Yates claimed the crown in Assassin on Sept. 23.

Meet Yates Park, Assassin winner

Joseph Chun, Reporter | October 4, 2022

NOTE: This article connects to the previous Assassin article. After a long journey of killing his targets one by one and avoiding assassination attempts, Data Science Club representative Yates Park...

James Kowalski describes the website category for NHD

NHD council hosts information session

Andrew Shin, Reporter | September 29, 2022

The National History Day (NHD) co-coordinators led an information session about the NHD contest on Sept. 23 during office hours. James Kowalski, advisor of the NHD council and affiliate coordinator of...

NBMUN delegates in DISEC

First MUN conference of the year

Danny Donghyun Han , Reporter | September 27, 2022

MUN members had their first conference of the year on Sept. 18, participating in No Borders MUN III (NBMUNIII).  The conference was held online, with 30 different schools participating. There were...

Assassin board tracks which participants are eliminated.

HSSC hosts Assassin

Joseph Chun, Reporter | September 23, 2022

The HSSC-hosted event Assassin, an annual game where participants take a selfie with their assigned targets to eliminate them, began on Sept. 19. For each of the three rounds, HSSC notifies participants...

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AQT plays in first offline tournament at SFS

Brandon Choi, Reporter | September 19, 2022

The Academic Quiz Team (AQT) participated in their first offline tournament since the COVID-19 pandemic on Sept. 17. AQT enters this year with a new coach and a different team with the graduation of...

Forensics speech members getting to know one another during the first speech meeting of the school year.

Forensics club meetings begin

Cherlin Kim, Copy Editor | September 19, 2022

On Aug. 6, Public Forum (PF) and Lincoln Douglas (LD) teams met virtually through Zoom to hold their first club meeting for the ‘22-23 school year.  Amber Watkins, the new PF and LD coach, and students...

Students meet college admissions officers

Students meet college admissions officers

San Schwede, Reporter | September 15, 2022

As college application deadlines draw near, students have the chance to meet college admissions officers at SIS. The visits started on Sept. 1 and last until late October, with pre-registration available...

Clubs start with updated guidelines for 2022-23 school year

Clubs start with updated guidelines for 2022-’23 school year

Sophie Choi, Reporter | September 15, 2022

Club meetings for the 2022-‘23 school year have started on Sept. 8, with updated guidelines regarding funding that will ensure transparency.  Club funding is a club’s lifeline, the source that...