Regardless of our home nation, all of us came into the world by birth. Since giving birth to a baby is a significant event in one’s life, humans have unique traditions and superstitions that date back thousands of years. These superstitions are closely related to newborn babies. In order to know mor
Have you ever seen the movie Harmony? The movie was filmed in 2010 and details the life of a group of women in prison who started a chorus. Lots of people were impressed by the chorus. There is another impressive chorus, and it is right here at Sookmyung. The group sings together and creates beautif
Recently, Korean singer, Lee Hyori is outspoken about the protection of animals and adopted a dog named Sunsimi. People are more concerned about animals because of her activities: helping animal shelters and promoting adoption of animals. What about you? Are you concerned about animals? The Sookmyun
Buddha’s doctrines founded Buddhism. "To keep the body in good health is a duty; otherwise, we shall not be able.” Have you ever seriously thought about this? People usually forget what is most important in life. Of course, work is important. However, above hard work and the accomplishment of a dre
Recently, more and more people are considering farming. According to a survey done by Moneyweek, 90 percent of people responded with “Yes” to the question “Do you want to live outside of the big city?” Also, in response to “Have you ever considered becoming a farmer?," 53.9 percent of people said t
With phone cameras, it has become much easier for people to take photos like selfies or of food. Yet, have you ever made an effort to take the perfect photo? There is a club at SMU where the sound of a camera shutter never stops creating photographic art. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) met Lee Eunjeong (
Have you ever seriously considered unification? Some people may feel it unnecessary, but it is important for Korea and a difficult task to complete. It could be that the two Koreas have simply grown t
Relationships are the most important things in life. Individuals have various relations with others around them, and most people know that the world is comprised of diverse people. Nevertheless, when a person feels someone is different from him/her, distance is kept. There is a unique club that has no bias against all peoples and endeavours to have good relationships with physically and mentally challenged people. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) met with Jang Taesan (JANG), representative of the bathing club, “Happy Bubble,” to hear what he had to say about the club.
We watch films in theaters, as visual aids in lectures, or at home. Yet, have you ever thought of making one? There is a group of passionate activators who are making films themselves and holding their own film festivals. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) met the club’s representative Yun Jinyoung and Lee Eunjeong (KUFCA) to learn KUFCA’s free spirit and hear their thoughts.
Have you ever thought that just by buying a cup of coffee, you can be an actual help to those who are suffering from starvation in Africa? Well you actually can help the Africans by buying coffee. There was a booth at the flea market on April 4th, trying to raise money by selling coffee, Stand Up for Africa (SUA). The Sookmyung Times (SMT) introduces you to this considerate group of people who care for those in need.
What comes to your mind when you think of rappers? Does it match with young women university students? Maybe you might think their combination is a little bit weird, but hereare the Black Soul Ladies who show not only good combination but also a synergy effect. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) interviewed the president of Black Soul Ladies (BSL), Lee Jiyoon, who says they can sing wherever if there is only a place. Feel the Beat with Black Soul Ladies