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[Robert J. Fouser] What President Park should do

As some rumors are turning into facts, the Choi Soon-sil scandal has exploded into a crisis that threatens to bring down President Park Geun-hye.<p>At …

How to avoid copyright trouble when using online images

But finding a photo that fits your article or an infographic about your industry can be difficult, especially when you consider pesky things like …

Public Relations

Simple & Chic Shopping Resources for a Modern Style

If you're looking for mid-century and modern inspiration, look no further than J. & Stephanie's stunning Pilsen walkup. This recently renovated home …

Home Decorating

Contemporary or Modern? The Beginner’s Guide to Interior Design Styles

Interior design is a form of art. Creating a space that perfectly reflects our personality, inspirations, and ambitions is not an easy task. …

Interior Design

East Sea labeled ‘Sea of Japan’ in int’l school textbooks

Over 70 percent of the textbooks used at international schools here labeled the East Sea -- the body of water between South Korea and Japan -- as the …

Textbooks

Gov’t-union friction over new wage system escalates

[<b>THE INVESTOR</b>] The dispute over performance-based salary system is growing with South Korea’s largest umbrella labor unions set to stage mass rallies …

South Korea

Second-language helps multicultural children identify as Korean: study

Using both languages of the parents helps children from multicultural families to identify as Koreans, research revealed Sunday.<p>“Many multicultural …

Multiculturalism

[Robert J. Fouser] The boom in “city walks”

In the history of South Korean urbanism, the 2010s will most likely go down as the decade of city walks, or “dapsa.” Aided by social media in the …

Ann Arbor

[Weekender] Frustrated youth seek opportunities overseas, but reality is harsh

On an early September morning, Jung Yun-jin arrived in Seoul from her hometown of Busan.<p>Clad in a black jacket and skirt with neatly combed hair, she …

South Korea

Outspoken victim protests S. Korea-Japan agreement on wartime sexual slavery

A outspoken South Korean victim of Japan's wartime sexual enslavement on Monday slammed the government's deal to settle the long-running diplomatic …

Protest

Park vows ‘new, strong’ sanctions against Pyongyang

South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Thursday vowed to focus on crafting “new and strong” international sanctions against Pyongyang, saying Seoul …

동그라미재단

<b>청소년의 불평등 의식: 고등학생의 교육경험과 기회불평등 의식을 중심으로</b><p>이성균 (울산대학교 사회과학부)<p>요약문<br>한국사회에서 고등학생들의 교육경험은 사회적 여건의 차이에 따라서 계층·지역별로 상이하다. 학교교육이나 사교육 기회는 서울을 중심으로 하는 수도권지역과 …

[Robert J. Fouser] Korean language education requires understanding of learners

Last July, the South Korean government announced that it would promote Korean as a second language under the King Sejong Institute brand.<p>Currently …

Language Learning

Artifacts damaged in record-breaking earthquake in Gyeongju

<b>Damage greater than initially thought</b><p>Numerous historical sites in Gyeongju suffered damage ranging from severe to minor cracks during the earthquake …

Archaeology

Writing About Korea, in Korean, for Koreans — as an American: an Interview with Robert J. Fouser – BLARB

<i>Robert J. Fouser first lived in Korea in the mid-1980s, going on to become a professor at Seoul National University and a high-profile commentator on</i> …

Woman attacked by Chinese suspect at church in Jeju dies

A 61-year-old woman who was stabbed by a Chinese man at a Catholic church in the country's resort island of Jeju earlier this week was pronounced …

Jeju