What are your fall semester goals? Attaining a good grade point average? Starting that diet that you delayed during summer vacation? Do you strive to do your best when you set goals? One person risks his life challenging his own goals. Despite the death of 10 colleagues, a 180-degree angle broken le
Do you know the ‘Ten-thousand hour rule?’ It states that if you want to be the top in any field, you need to put in at least ten-thousand hours in that field. Korean traditional Hanbok Designer, Park Sulnyeo, also agrees with this rule. This year marks the thirtieth anniversary of her Hanbok life. S
Does music have borders? Some music that contains a country’s culture and history go over frontiers and has the power to make a country stop warring, become independent or unified. One man abandoned popular music to introduce this genre known as World Music. He travelled the world to embrace diverse
"Action speaks louder than words." Although this phrase is widely used among many people, most people fear something new. However, this person has an open-mind when it comes to attempting groundbreaking challenges. As a representative of UnivTomorrow, he always encourages university students to se
Think about oriental painting. What comes to mind? Scenes of mountains? A bird sitting on a branch? Perhaps even an orchid? One young oriental drawing artist who drew a woman wearing Hanbok sitting on
The wind and the sun argued one day over which one was stronger. Spotting a man traveling on the road, they challenged each other to see who could get the man to take off his coat the quickest. The ha
An imposing mansion with a wide front yard, a big dressing room filled with a variety of brand-name products, high-grade cars which can be chosen according to their moods and a classical music concert. These are things which come to mind when we mention the rich. However it would be different if there is a son of wealth who became the best at a specific field, not with money and setting but with his own effort and passion. With many prizes from famous advertising festivals like The One Show, Clio Awards, D&AD and New York Festivals, Park Seowon (PARK) became an owner of his own company and became the best at advertising without any help from his father who is the owner of Doosan. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) heard about his unique story.
When you watch the movie The Terminator, haven’t you ever thought how the terminator’s melt figure is made? How about The Curious Case of Benjamin Button? In this movie, Brad Pitt’s appearance is a very old man and as time goes by, his face is changed younger. As you watched this movie, didn’t you say, “Wow!” because his old face was so realistic? Whenever we watch a movie, drama or advertisement, we can see so many special characters which we can’t see in our everyday lives. If you have ever had curiosity about who makes this special character once, notice here. By his hands, so many characters were created.
“I know everything will go well. Whenever I am in unexpected hardship, someone will lend a hand.Opposite mind is my best assistance for all. Also, you have to know that there's always next time!Opportunity is around you every hour and every second, so you should just listen carefully to them and understand what they are saying to you.” This is words of a woman who has been with a foreign exchange market of Korea as a Living witness. Aren't you wonder how she has lived and became a first currency dealer of Korea?
Where are you currently standing on the path towards your career? Could you perhaps be one of the common average university students that stand on the so-called “conveyor belts” which seamlessly manufacture identical job seekers with identical qualifications? If so, you may learn a lesson or two from our guest today, John Chang (JOHN) who has recently written an autobiography, Action Taker of his adventurous life towards success, starting right from the ground floor. With a mere 600 dollars, he started from managing a single laundry business and expanded it to eight large-scale companies. His rough deep voice, gentle eyes, and a very father-like image gave no impression of an average businessman, but of a true mentor here to present to The Sookmyung Times (SMT) his pearls of wisdom.
You definitely have been once heard the cynical and comic voice saying “Men, do not know aboutwomen. Women, they do not know about men, neither….” Except comical contents and images of Male & Female's life research (Namnyu Tamgu Sanghwal), the voice actor's voice was definitely raised people's interest. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) met voice actor, Seo Hye-jung (SEO), and heard about her career and social conditions for voice actor.
One day when the bus a doctor took broke down, he saw a surprising sight. Where the bus stopped was one dal-dongne and what amazed him was the sight of the feet sticking out from the shanty. It was because the shanty was so small that a man couldn't put his feet in the house. From that day, the doctor decided to build a hospital in this daldongne, Bongchun-dong, and started to help people without any reward. Society called him a successful doctor. People called him as Bongchun-dong Schweitzer. The doctor's name is Yoon Joohong (Yoon).