#Sameface-Much More Than Just a Game

Back in January, we traveled with NSLI-Y to Busan, South Korea, for a cultural exchange camp between us and teenagers from Busan. Each Korean class (there were three) had to prepare a presentation that focused on one aspect of American culture, as a way to share our culture with the Korean kids. (The Korean teenagers prepared stuff […]

My Daily Routine in Korea

So it’s been a little over a month since I’ve arrived in Korea, and since I’ve gotten into a sort of routine of things, I thought I’d update you guys about my daily life here! I go to Korean high school every day, but on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, I leave before lunch to go […]

More to the Korea Story-The Airplane Ride

(This is the second journal. Yay!) Overview: The plane ride from JFK to the Narita Airport in Tokyo and then to SEOUL, KOREA!!!!! (June 28, 2011) I cannot begin to explain the excitement that we all had this day. Months and months of waiting and finally…flying to Korea!  As you can see in the above […]

Roly Poly

Ah~~ This is honestly one of my favorite memories I have of Korea. We (Kevin, Elizabeth, me, Christina, Morgan, Emma, Malia, Breauna, Kat, and Abel!) got together to learn the dance of T-ara’s Roly Poly for a talent show at the cultural exchange camp in Bucheon.  What started with Kat asking me what we should […]