ST went to the Student Counseling Center (SCC) and interviewed the counselor, Son Hye-jin, who’s in charge of gender equality counseling. ST asked about the sex issues among the university students. ==========================================================ST: Why do various sexual problems exist among today’s university students?Son: The main reason for that is that while the sex culture
*PROSTITUTION Another problem is that having sexual intercourse is considered not as serious as it was considered in the past. Nowadays, sex has become an everyday commodity that people can easily buy and sell. Due to the difficulty of earning money, many students have fallen into the temptation of engaging in prostitution, which enables them to obtain money in relatively easy ways.
*ABORTIONThe Mother and Child Health Law permits abortionsin some cases, as follows:-when the parents have hereditary disorders or infectious diseases;-when the pregnancy has resulted from rape or incest; and-when the mother’s health is in serious danger. As people have much freer and liberal attitudes towards sex these days, many lovers have a sex life even though they are no
*PRESERVING VIRGINITY? A ONE-NIGHT STAND? There used to be an implicit level of physical affection between men and women. This is the good old basic routine: holding hands, hugging, kissing, hugging, touching in a more intense way, and the final you-know-what part. Some people who choose to preserve their virginity put the brakes on such level. They wait for their marriage to have sexual int
Kim Young-in (French Language and Literature, 12 )Our society is changing rapidly, and today’s modern people are required to adapt quickly to the changes. People prefer horizontal relationships instead of relationships between subordinates and superiors, and emotional leadership instead of strong, charismatic leadership. I therefore think that people need female leadership. Feminist values, such
In this page, ST shows you the role of women integrity in the university. First, ST investigates the percentage of female executives in the student body, representing the opinions of the students. In SSU this year (2013), there are 53 student organizations in existence, and their presidents and vice presidents number 23 in all. Among these, nine are wom
Let us take a closer look at the women cited in the previous two pages, who have shown strong leadership in some countries around the world. They became role models for other women and served as inspirations to them because they showed successful leadership in their respective countries, but they were called by titles such as “first” female president, “first”female CEO, etc.
Margaret hatcher (1925.10~2013.4.8)• The first female prime minister of UK• Earned the title “Iron Lady”because of her bold and uncompromising brand of politics• Helped to revive the depressed economy of UKAngela Merkel (1954.7~)• The first female prime minister of Germany• Was named the “most influential woman” in the world by Forbes Magazine for four years• Revived the economy of G
The 18th presidential election in 2012 marked the victory of Park Geun-hye, the very first female president-elect of South Korea, a most unlikely case in South Korea. In commemoration of the victory of our first female president, ST focuses on “female leadership”other words, “woman power”for its 154th magazine. In this cover story, ST discusses how women obtained equal rights as the men to speak o
ST’s Seniors, STAA ST: Please tell us about the birth of Soongsil Times 30 years ago.[Kim Tae-sun] 31 years ago, we established an English school paper office from absolutely nothing. Everyone underestimated us and said, “You will not succeed because you guys have no capacity for it.” Ignoring them, we went to many different places and learned many things. After bearing hardships
Dear readers, to everyone’s great joy, Soongsil Times celebrated its 30th birthday in early December. The following are the characteristics of each of the past three decades of ST’s existence: 1980s, contending for freedom: 1990s, rapid changes with the birth of the Internet: and 2000s, day-to-day globalization. Despite the changes in our slogans over the past three decades, Soongs
As space is vast but limited, it can be expressed by coordinates. Time treats everything fairly from the beginning to eternity. People add meaning to andchronicle the events that transpire in their history. Soongsil Times, which has been around for 30 years, is very valuable due to its history of torment and eagerness. Carve another, larger signification onto that histo
Do you know that 2012 can be called “the year of worldwide elections“? Many countries have held or will be holding important elections this year,including South Korea, USA, China, Taiwan, Russia, Finland, India, Egypt, Kenya, and Venezuela. Some of these countries, such as South Korea and USA,will be voting for their president, and some others, like Taiwan and China,will vote for their generalissi
Last May, Larry King delivered a speech at Seoul Digital Forum 2011 in Grande Walkerhill on the theme ‘The Connectors.’ In his speech, Larry King, a former CNN anchor in Larry King Live, emphasized the HUMAN TOUCH? that is, the importance of having direct, person-to-person relationships. He said, “I can give this speech using a satellite, but I chose to come to South Korea for fellowship purposes,
All the great men in history had a mentor behind them. For example, the mentor of Plato, a great philosopher, was Socrates, and that of Helen Keller, who had a visual disability but who nonetheless achieved much, was Sullivan. Indeed, getting advice from one's mentor will have a good impact on a person's life.Meet the Lighthouse of Your Life for the First TimeThe movie , which
Dreams Come True Anh Byung-kwon admitted to enter the doctor’s course without the Master by the MIT. He made a theory that robot can be transformed automatically. ST asked him how could he accomplish this result by himself............................................................Ed. Could Bumble-bee from the movie, Transformer, be a reality? ST interviewed Ahn, Byung-Geo
First Impression Beginning of the semester, ST meets a lot of new people. There is always first impression on everybody. It can vary depending on the situation. Wouldn't it be better if we give other people good first impression?.....................................................Ed.
COVERSTORY If you are an undergraduate, you may be concerned about employment. When you were a high school student, to enter a college was the only goal. But after having entered a college, the problem of getting a job makes students troubled. Alth
Queer Next Door Question List 1. What is the symbol of ‘Queer’? 2. What does ‘GLBT’ stand for? 3. What does ‘Ivan’ mean? 4. What is the difference between homo and gay? 5. Are ‘homosexuality’ and ‘homosexual love’ the same? 6. What’s the difference between trans-gender and transsexual? 7. What do you think of homosexuality? ① It is naturally; I support it. ② It