KoreaLife

Fall has arrived

It is Chuseok Eve (well the afternoon before) and the house is filled with the smells of culinary trial and error, the pitter patter of knives on wood carving boards, and the omnipresent devil dog barking at dust bunnies and anything with the audacity to move or make sound.  The coming of fall has been …

Departure Day (D-Day)

저는 지금 뭐해요?  Well that’s a really good question.  What am I asking for those of you who don’t read Hangeul (the Korean alphabet)?  “What am I doing right now?”  Just days away from leaving Jungwon University for our new homes and schools, I feel in a strange place mentally.  I also went to bed …

Step 1: Jungwon U

안녕하세요!  Afternoon everyone! I’m sitting here in 중원대학교 (Jungwon University) after a long day of orientation programs with lots to share about my experience so far.  Having survived a week in Korea already and two or three days of dazed jet-lag, the schedule is keeping a steady rhythm and I’m slowly starting to feel like …