After two months of a sweet, I’d say, a short break, the summer vacation had finally come to an end. For students like us, it’s time to go back to reality, and start hustling for a new semester. I feel like this year has been filled with many big events. This summer was unprecedentedly hot, and it f
About “IT doesn’t matter” In a world connecting to the Internet these days, Nicholas Carr, who is famous for the book, The Shallows, said a long time ago, “IT (Information technology) doesn’t matter.” Do you agree with what he said? To summarize his point, “Having a car doesn’t make a difference if
[CAMPUS BRIEF] SSU Honors Program The Soongsil Honors Program (SHP) is a program designed for the purpose of developing the Soongsil elite, in which selected students will have the opportunity to study for up to one year at the world's leading universities. This program makes it possible to secu
From August 20 to 29, SSU provided 3D printing convergence training at the Engineering Education Innovation Center to educate interested students from technical and IT colleges. The required total number of students was less than 30, and less than four members were organized. For eight days, excludi
I am a student who is majoring in the humanities. I applied at the Department of English Language and Literature because I like English, and wanted to study English linguistics and literature professionally. However, I doubted my choice after I entered the university because people are prejudiced ag
When I was about two or three years old, I was at a beach with my family, and I was playing in the sand where shallow waters gently lapped when a wave came suddenly and nearly washed me away. My mother, who was sitting a few meters away, dashed into the water and was able to save me, though she lost
[CAMPUS BRIEF] Credit Recognition through Work Experience – Global Internship Global Internship is a program where students can experience an internship by a short or long period course in a foreign business companies. It is a training course where students can check the suitability of one`s chosen
[INTERVIEW] An Insight Into the World Cup With Park Mun-sung The Russia World Cup has finally arrived. News and talks on the predictions of the World Cup are pouring out. ST met Park Mun-sung, who is a SBS sports commentator, in order to get an insight into the World Cup.............................
Noise is considered as a ‘sound that annoys people’. In addition, the term ‘noise pollution’ suggests that it is an environmental pollution and thus should definitely be reduced. In conjunction with the negative perception of such noise, there is a continuous effort to reduce it in automobiles. Tech
Many people felt sad upon hearing that the Infinite Challenge is finally coming to an end. The Infinite Challenge has stayed with us for 13 years and it was well loved by so many people, thereby creating a big sensation in Korea. ST follows the track of Infinite Challenge............................
Nowadays, scented candles are easily found at home. Scented candles have multiple uses, such as a beautiful decoration and a deodorizer. However, to fully enjoy the charm of the candle, it is important that you choose the right candle and use it for the right purpose. ST leads you to a further under
FEMINISM: What is it, and how does it work? What exactly is feminism? What is it all about? Am I getting it right or wrong? ST leads you to a precise understanding of feminism, and diagnoses the current issues concerning it.............................................................................
On June 15, SSU opened a start-up pump venture studio. At the opening ceremony, the SSU president said our school built this venue for students who are hoping to become the next Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg. The start-up pump venture studio includes a mentoring room, a project room, a co-working sp
The development of AI is changing the world tremendously. The way people live is also rapidly changing. However, the future of AI does not always look so bright as some people may expect. There appears to be a number of problems. ST questions the development of AI....................................
Jae Myung Lee, the mayor of Seong Nam City, has come out with a policy called “youth dividend,” which is currently being used to give young adults in the city a certain amount of money each term. However, unlike the original purpose of this particular welfare system, many critics have argued that th
The Panmunjom Declaration along with the picture of the two Korean leaders holding hands surprised the entire world. Despite the conflicts and the tension with North Korea in the past years, there was significant progress in the relations between South Korea and North Korea. ST discusses the main ev
Media have developed along with the change in media environment and the emergence of various new media. If the usual forms of media (e.g., radio, television, Internet, and social networking sites) suddenly disappear, our daily lives willundoubtedly become more difficult because the main function of