Book Review: "Man's Search for Meaning"

November 23, 2020 by Dail Jung

Viktor Frankl’s “Man’s Search for Meaning” is a piece of tragedy but also of hope and pursuit towards a true goal in life. Frankl was a…

Disney’s “Mulan” Live-Action Remake: A Missed Opportunity

November 19, 2020 by Min Jun Kim

Beginning with Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland” in 2010, Disney has been churning out live-action remakes of their greatest hits. Due to…

Sam Okyere’s Instagram Post: Valid or Reproachable?

October 26, 2020 by Hyerim Lee

Blackface, a demeaning depiction of black people by painting one's face black, originates from a racist history invoking the affliction of…

Recipe of Love in Times of the Coronavirus

October 19, 2020 by Soohyun Moon

The ways we express love have changed in the time of the pandemic. Lockdowns and social distancing have made it hard to see our beloved…

Prey of Color—Racism in the Modern World

October 16, 2020 by Yoon Chung

You have a voice, but you can’t speak. You have legs, but you can’t move. Someone else is in control of your body—your brain has been sub…

How COVID-19 Changed the Role of Social Media

October 16, 2020 by Soonwoo Kwon

Never did I know how difficult it would be to stay alone in my room for two weeks. After coming back to Korea in late March from the US…

A Review of “Less” by Andrew Sean Greer

October 12, 2020 by Chaewon Sung

“Less” by Andrew Sean Greer is a less-than-intriguing name for a novel (no pun intended), yet it is the winner of the 2018 Pulitzer Prize…

Charitable Donations in Crisis

June 28, 2020 by Yurie Lee

People choose to donate because they believe in the cause or trust the charitable organization to make a positive difference. However, the…

Beneath a Scarlet Sky and the Demise of Quality Novels

June 28, 2020 by Yoona Cho

For months, Beneath a Scarlet Sky by Mark Sullivan has held the coveted point-of-purchase display spot (aka center placement) of online and…

My Experience with Unconventional Healthy Herbs

June 22, 2020 by Dail Jung

As concerns over health amidst COVID-19 grow, people begin searching for new ways to live healthier lives. Aside from social distancing and…

What Camus Tells us About the Meaning of COVID-19

June 18, 2020 by Jayoung Kim

In late 2019, a report surfaced from Wuhan, China about a cluster of cases that were predicted to be caused by pneumonia. Little did the…

How “Color of the Year” is Smeared in Peoples’ Lives

June 12, 2020 by Soohyun Moon

Every December since 2000, Pantone Color Institute, a leading color company dedicated to supporting the management of color in various…

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