Seoul in Transit

Seoul’s public transportation system is nothing short of amazing, particularly when compared to that of Los Angeles.  The last time I was in Seoul (5 years ago) I didn’t take any buses and I don’t recall what the subway was like, so I can’t comment on how it’s changed in recent years.  I can, however, tell you what it’s like now. Continue reading


Reunited at Last – A Visit to Incheon

In the fall of my first year at the University of Chicago, I joined a student organization called Students Teaching at Ray School (STARS).  I joined STARS because it runs an English-as-a-Second-Language after-school program, which sets it apart from the many other tutoring organizations on campus.   Continue reading