Vegetarianism is a diet that consists of only vegetables, fruits, grains, and nuts for religious, environmental, and nutritional reasons. According to the Korean Federation of Vegetarians, the number of vegetarians in Korea is estimated at 1 to 1.5 million, and is increasing every year. Like this tr
Balancing work and life is very important because being overly motivated at work can also backfire. When the intensity of work exceeds a certain level and breaks the balance between work and life, it can lead to what we call the burnout syndrome. ST discusses the burnout syndrome. ..................
When people write a letter of self-introduction, there is often one section where you discuss your hobby. Nowadays, however, people are too busy studying and working, and most of them do not have a proper answer when asked about hobbies. ST introduces different hobbies that can enrich your life, and
These days, nearly 1 out of 3 people raise companion animals in their homes. Companion animals are and should be treated as members of the family. However, some people treat companion animals in a way that are not acceptable. ST discusses current problems on raising a companion animal, and provides
The World of Creativity and Advertising When you watch TV or surf on the Internet, there are certain breathtaking advertisements that are genuinely impressive! Sometimes, you wonder who made it. How did they think of it? How did they connect those totally different subjects together? It seems like c
[INTRODUCTION] Traveling abroad is now a dream come true. Last year, more than 26 million people, or more than half of the Korean population, went outside of Korea through airports. What was your impression of the airport you used? Good? Bad? ST talks about three airports that have been ranked as th
There is always a clash of views on whether Korean medicine is verifiable or not. Some people agree on its effectiveness, while some denounce it as just one superstition. However, it is hard to say that Korean medicine is not effective at all. ST discusses the pros and cons of Korean medicine to fac
Not many of you would have a hobby of collecting works of art. Collecting works of art sounds like a hobby for the rich, and it seems like affordability is a major barrier in starting a collection. However, collecting works of art is quite accessible. ST provides tips to becoming an art collector…Ed
A long journey in the year 2018 of the Soongsil Times is almost coming to an end. From the start of the year until December, there were many activities involving ST. ST interviews the editors of the Soongsil Times on their genuine feelings for the year……………………………………………………………..Ed ST: Hello, as my fir
There is a lingering conflict over conscientious objectors every year. Whether the government should acknowledge their legitimacy or not, then what the proper regulation for alternative service would be, etc…. This year, along with the controversy of the exemption of sports stars from military servi
Did you know that the Queer Festival is celebrating its 19th anniversary in Korea? The Queer Festival is not a familiar concept in Korea yet, but it is widely celebrated and many people participate in Europe. ST discusses the Queer Festival in Korea............. Ed Queer. The dictionary defines quee
On rainy days when you walk around public places, there were always a plastic covers for umbrellas. However, all of a sudden, it is gone. Especially, when you enter a subway, you know that it is missing. ST talks about the disappearance of umbrella plastic covers.Ed On a rainy day, many public place
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
[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.............................................................................