The Dreamy Beauty of Ewha Womans University

The Dreamy Beauty of Ewha Womans University Ewha Womans University (Korean: 이화 여자 대학교, Chinese: 梨花 女子 大 學校) is a private university for women locating in downtown Seoul, South Korea. Typically, Ewha Womans University only admits female students, with the exception of international male students participating in exchange programs and research programs of various

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“MT 가자!” : A look-through Korea’s MT

It’s already 12 noon at our university dormitory and in comes a Korean friend who seems worn out after a whole night spend doing an unknown activity the night before. True enough, as expected, she came back from a fun-filled Membership Training or “엠티” (MT) in Korean. As a foreigner in Korea, we might possibly understand the

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Geumgang University: My Bridge to Education

Education is all a matter of building bridges. True in its great sense is this quote by Ralph Ellison. Education is worthless unless it has brought you to a much larger place. It bridges you to more chances than gains. And exclusively this institution found nowhere have become my bridge. Found on the foot of

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South Korean Education

South Korea is known for it’s advances in technology, business, and urbanization over the last 50 years, but one thing I don’t believe South Korea gets enough credit for is the schooling system in the country. As someone who has studied at Korea University – one of the SKY, or top three, schools in Seoul,

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My Self Study Methods

As promised in my previous post, I will share with you today about how and what I use for self study. I apologize for taking a little while to write it. Basically, I am a full time employee with fixed office hours, the only time I could start studying is when I return home, or on the

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Yonsei University: Heaven in the middle of Seoul

Yonsei University (연세대학교)  is a private research university located in Seoul, South Korea. As one of Korea’s three “SKY” universities, Yonsei was established in 1885, it is one of the oldest universities in South Korea. According to wikipedia, The student body consists of 38,725 students: 26,731 undergraduate students, 11,994 graduate students, 4,518 faculty members, 6,788 staff, and

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Challenging the Impossible Self Study

Ever since theHallyu wave has became a global sensation, many people started recognizing South Korea and the Korean language. I came to learn the language like 7 to 8 years back, but that time I was still too young to know what is “keep going” and “don’t give up”. Back then, the Korean language classes

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Experience Korea through Study

If I remember correctly, I started to know about the land of the morning calm, Korea, after Dramas and movies became a hit on our country’s local stations. Besides the fact that the thing itself is different from our country and the culture it shows is far different from what we have, everybody became hooked

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