Tagged - Korea

On BTS, K-pop, and toxic fan culture

I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve heard people offhandedly refer to K-pop lovers as all “fangirls” or “Koreaboos.”

Patriotism can be dangerous, but South Korea shows it’s necessary

Without tender patriotism, a healthy democracy cannot exist. 

New Perspective: My study abroad experience during the Korean summer program

The experience of studying in a different country and culture than your own cannot be overemphasized. As someone who rarely…

The untold story of comfort women

Everyone wants an apology when someone has wronged them. Whether on an individual or national scale, it’s difficult to forgive…

KASA and URKC merger: Strengthening community

This past Tuesday, the two Korean student organizations on campus, Korean American Students’ Association and UR Korea Connection, merged.