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Lights...Camera...Action! Learning the Basics to study at Seoul Broadcasting High School

By Brittany Brown at CIEE

Welcome to the tour of Seoul Broadcasting School! The students were excited to learn they were touring the school known for the school many idols, such as Min-gyu and Dino... keep reading

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K-pop Session 1 has arrived!

By KT (Katharine) Aoki at CIEE

Session 1 has arrived and is ready to check off our ever growing bucket lists! We started this week off with ice breakers, guided tours of Insadong and many trips... keep reading

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Student Reflections: Session 2, Week 3

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

This is our final blog featuring student reflections for the HSSA Gaming & Esports Culture program here in Seoul, South Korea. It’s been an exciting and challenging and engaging time... keep reading

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REPOST: Heading into Week TWO!

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

*Reposted from July 18, 2023. It’s hard to believe that we are already almost halfway through week 2 of the Gaming & Esports program! It’s been an unusually rainy week... keep reading

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Our Time is Coming to an End…

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

We are almost already halfway through our final week in Session 2 of the Gaming & Esports Culture program here in Seoul, South Korea. It’s been a whirlwind of a... keep reading

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Kimchi Making!

By Kym Mendez at CIEE

Last week Seoul Navigators got to give back to the new community that they have been a part of. They had the opportunity to do community service while participating in... keep reading

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Student Reflections: Session 2, Week 2

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

As of today, the students have officially been here in Korea with the Gaming & Esports program for two weeks. Can you believe it? TWO weeks?! Despite some challenges with... keep reading

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Week 1 in Seoul!

By Sartu Taha at CIEE

As hard as it is to believe, our global navigators have already been in Seoul, South Korea for 1 week! The students have been busy with k-pop classes, Korean language... keep reading

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Student Reflections: Session 2, Week 1

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

We’ve officially wrapped up our first full week of the High School Summer Abroad Session 2 Gaming & Esports Program here in Seoul, South Korea. This week has been full... keep reading

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K-pop Session 2 has Arrived!

By Sartu Taha at CIEE

It's hard to believe, but the students from the 2nd session of the k-pop program have already arrived and hit the ground running! It is day 3 of the program... keep reading

First K-pop Class

By Alexa Z.

Dr. Jungwon Kim taught our first K-pop lesson this morning. It was packed with knowledge about how music evolved during the Joseon era. I'm eager to discover more about various... keep reading

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Welcome to Korea!

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

ARRIVAL DAY It was a warm and humid day as we welcomed the Gaming & Esports Session 2 students as they arrived from the Incheon Airport. We are so excited... keep reading

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Final Week Reflections

By Jennie Gold at CIEE

It’s hard to believe that this is our final week of the program! Here are some final thoughts and reflections from our students. Meet our final group of Session 1... keep reading

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More K-pop immersion!

By Sartu Taha at CIEE

After a weekend trip to Jeonju, students were able to have a chance to learn more about the role of fans in constructing the culture of K-POP. On Monday, students... keep reading