These days, we can see and hear ‘YOLO’ everywhere. Considering this, we can think of YOLO as 2017’s lifestyle and trend. What is the YOLO that has emerged as 2017’s lifestyle and trend? Why are people enthusiastic about it?YOLO is used in the lyrics for the song The Motto, sung by song artist Drake.
Cat people are people who raise cats as companions. They have an independent, intentional, and introverted cat-like inclination. Cat people often pursue independence and professionalism. These are usually people who seek freedom from marriage. As the coexistence culture develops around the world, th
There is a saying about traveling, “If your legs tremble, go to the hospital. If your hearts tremble, take a trip.” This is one of my favorite sayings. Recently, I took a trip to Sapporo in Hokkaido, Japan for five days. It was the third time that I have visited Japan, a calm country at any time. Ja
The world is fighting with food. One side of the Earth suffers from hunger and poverty while the other throws food away. Disease caused by food is also increasing for those who have so much of it. The disease that matters the most in the world is obesity. According to United European Gastroenterolog
This year, March 23-31, The 15th Festival of Korean Cinema was held in Florence, Italy. This film festival introduces Korean films of various genres to Italy and makes a place for cultural exchanges between Korea and Italy. In this year's festival, forty-three Korean films were screened in four
The time of flowers blooming has returned. Drawn by the scent of spring, many people go out flower viewing. Here are introductions about some of the world's spring flower festivals.Cherry Blossom Festival in JapanThe cherry blossom is the national flower of Japan. When spring comes we can see ma
Hello, Seowon University students! Did you watch Beauty and the Beast which won the box office’s first prize? The main characters in this movie Bell (Emma Watson), and Beast (Dan Stevens) had excellent performances in this fairy tale. Now, let’s look into this movie’s behind the story and the d
What if you traded in invisible money? In the olden times this seemed like a futuristic science fiction kind of idea, but now it is a reality. This is a story of virtual currency. The virtual currency boom is being seen by people of all ages and it has spread rapidly among young people in particular
Have you ever seen a flyer in the women’s restroom at Seowon University? Maybe it said that there will be a lecture on gender equality. Only a few decades ago, it would have been hard to hear these kinds of lectures easily. This is an example of how women’s human rights have grown. Then you can thin
On December 28, 2016, a comfort women statue was established near the Japanese Embassy in Busan. The statue was removed three hours later due to an order by the Busan Dong-gu office. On December 30th, Busan Dong-gu Office returned the statue because public phone calls and accusations were made by ci
Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2016. When the Swedish Academy awarded him the prize it stated, “For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition.” He became the first popular singer to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, beating out famous writers.
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
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.