It's getting colder day by day and campers are going camping outside. Nowadays, various festivals and events are conducted for campers so even inexperienced campers can enjoy camping in good conditions.What's the best part of camping? It's probably eating food. Recently campers prefer fo
In April 2016, there was an incident in Iceland called Panama Paper. The ‘Panama Paper’ revealed the offshore tax evasion of the whole world power class. Prime Minister David Gwynn Rogers of the Progressive Party resigned after suspicions revealed that he had plundered property from the tax office.
Belgium - On September 17th, a 17-year-old teenager met his death by euthanasia becoming the first minor to do so under law. Belgium is the only country which allows euthanasia of all ages in the world. A literal translation of Euthanasia means “good death” in Greek. A good death can be described as
The Japanese government announced on November 1st that more than 20 million, tourists have visited Japan since 2011. After the Fukushima Tsunami of 2011, Japan dreamed to attract 20 million tourists.Since the radiation exposure that occurred as a result of the damage caused by the tsunami, Japan has
After the recent U.S. elections, Trump became the leader of the White House. There were many electorates that supported Trump as the president; however on the other hand, large groups in California are holding demonstrations calling for California’s secession from the federation. What is the leaders
The public education in Finland which was free from elementary school to university turned its back on foreign students. Foreign students who come to Finland to study will have to pay school expenses starting next August. For this reason, studying in Finland might lose its popularity. Of course, it
Have you heard about or used the educational discount store? In a questionnaire that was answered by both students and faculty members, 38% of the respondents said yes and 62% said no. The Educational Discount Store was introduced in 2014. It is a site that Seowon University has partnered with agenc
Korean graduations ceremonies usually are held in February because the first semester starts in March. Korean graduates wear gowns and graduation caps, and they throw their caps after the graduation ceremony. Many universities in various nations conduct graduation ceremonies like this. Let’s look at
Brexit is a mixed word that combines the words Britian and Exit. The meaning of Brexit is the United Kingdom withdrawal from the EU. The results of the poll to decide whether or not the UK would withdraw from the EU were announced on the 23rd of June (British Standard Time). The results showed that
In a rapidly changing world, we have become an information society. Around the world people are struggling with racial discrimination and violations of human rights. The tragedies of Alton Sterling from Louisiana and Philando Castile from Minnesota, both black men, caused an anti-racism movement in
A volunteer activity is not done by compulsion. It is a helping act caused by one’s thoughtfulness to really help other people. But lately, volunteer activities for university students are considered an additional necessity for getting a job.The Social Volunteer Center at our university annually sen
Every year one student from Seowon University gets to participate in the WEST program. Students who participated in the WEST program last year didn't pass the final interview on their first try. Students who are participating in this program this year passed the final interview on their first tr
After the Kim Young-Sam government and the liberalization of the private university establishment, there was a sudden university increase in Korea. Currently the government ranks universities and are implementing university structural reform in effort to reduce the number of universities. In last fe
One day while channel surfing I accidentally came across the 1936 film Modern Times. As I recalled watching Modem Times from the first time when I was young, it was a funny movie. The next time I saw the movie I was able to see the criticism and satire on how society lives a me
I was a business man, I made a good salary, I had a girlfriend who looked like a model, and I had many famous friend from all over the world. One day, I go into an accident when I walked in front of a taxi. Except for a few fingers, I haven’t been able to move my body since then. My girlfriend left.