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
In the summer of 1998, during the US Women’s Open Championship, a golf ball is hit into the very edges of a pond. It is the last hole that will decide the winner of the entire match, yet the ball is nowhere near it, barely holding over a few strands of grass before tumbling into the water. What should a player have done? She should have received penalty points and started all over again. What did Pak Seri do? She started to take her shoes off. At the age of 20, her barefooted swing brought her to victory in the 1998 US Women’s Open. She has won in 24 LGPA tours, 5 Major tournaments, and was the youngest player to have ever had her name in the World Golf Hall of Fame. Many female golfers, so-called Seri Kids, started to appear after Seri’s astounding achievements in golf history. Her character is allegedly known to be tough as nails, yet it is in this disposition that we can find a face we can look up to as a role model. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) would like to introduce the golf princess of Korea and sister to all, Pak Seri (SERI).
There was one weather caster who, instead of plainly saying “It will rain tomorrow,” used the words, “Do not hang out the washing tomorrow!” It is the very first female weather forecaster of Korea, Lee Iksun (LEE). After taking the KBS audition by chance and succeeding in getting the job, Lee’s popularity as a weather forecaster surmounted any famous celebrity back then. She was the definition of celebrity. What could have been her charm that brought the entire population to her side? She had once said that forecasting the weather “requires an abundance of sensibility and affection for people.” During the interview, just the mere question of what SMU meant to her brought tears to her eyes, as she spoke of how she loved each and every junior. Lee consistently shows a pure sensibility, in and out of work, that draws people towards her. Is this not reason enough?
What is your dream? There is a person who answered “Announcer” to this question for over ten years. She hosted a festival of universities in front of many people when she was only in middle school. Thirteen offcampus activities in two years, the youngest successful applicant for open recruitment of SBS announcer, and a model of Sookmyung University—those are words that come before her name. As you imagine, she is Jang Yewon (Jang), who became an announcer of SBS (Seoul Broadcasting System) in October. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) met Jang, who wants to be a “Wannabe Announcer. ”
Until 1995, there was no concept of shoppinghost in Korea. Nobody knew what she did. People were afraid to take challenges in a newtype of job. However, Yoo Nanhee (Yoo) is notafraid of being the first to take the challenge tobe a shopping host. She became the first Koreanshopping host, and she continuously made manyfirsts in her life.
True Value Does not Show up, They are InsideHave you ever used a stamp for sending a letter? If you have, it might be just a memorable thing in your childhood. These days, technology of information an
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.
As we grow older, we gain a stronger sense of reality. Yet, in return, we lose any excitement or expectations of the present and future. Try to recall your dream job. Does it have the same effect to your heart that it had in the past? We lose the romance that it gave us, and we lose track of what we wanted to have. However, fashion blogger, Park Eunhea (ENE), hasn’t stopped searching for her dream job even after graduation, and so the Sookmyung Times (SMT) sought out to learn about her passionate and enthusiastic attitude toward life.
“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?
A girl who used to stroll along the Sookmyung Women’s University graduated from it. However she came back again and now she says she’ll willingly serve as a foundation for Sookmyung. An alumnae of SMU has now come back to willingly serve to inspire other students. In the upcoming semester, Sookmyungians will meet the new president of SMU. Her name is Hwang Sunhae, who graduated from the Department of English at Sookmyung Women’s University in 1976. In 1991, she returned to the campus as a professor to share her knowledge with students. Now she meets us as the 18th president, willing to share everything she has with SMU members. The Sookmyung Times (SMT) interviewed her first to hear about her plans of leading Sookmyung, her dreams, and the current position of SMU. During the whole interview, with gleaming eyes, she expressed her ambition to communicate with the members of SMU.
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.
Do you know the opera Le Mariage de Figaro? It is the most popular opera of Mozart. There is a girl who is struck with it and walks to the backstage. At there, she was so fascinated by the busy and cr
Do you know the opera Le Mariage de Figaro? It is the most popular opera of Mozart. There is a girl who is struck with it and walks to the backstage. At there, she was so fascinated by the busy and crowded atmosphere, and finally she decided to one part of backstage. Maybe, the ultimate goal of girls majoring voice is to be a heroin singer on the stage. However, instead of being Lowizina (heroin on opera Le Marige de Figaro), she became a person who deliver the whole story of Figaro. Here is her story.
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.