The Truth: “Comfort Women” of WWII

  Wangshimni Station, along with many other regions, has rightfully paid tribute to Korean women in consideration of a dark time in Korean history. This young girl statue sits as representation of the women forced to participate as sex salves during the time when Japan controlled Korea.   When Japan occupied Korea, they forced young girls…

The projects never end!

During my time at Golin, I’ve noticed that I am given up to 6 projects a day. Some may be small, some may be larger, but even as an intern obtaining work experience, you are given a massive amount of responsibility. Since my last entry, I’ve noticed that the managers leave a little up to…

Work Environment at Golin

As soon as I arrived at the Golin office in Holborn, I was immediately busy. I was introduced to my boss for the next two weeks, Tessa. Right away she started me on the Essie nail polish and Cadbury Chocolate accounts. The environment at first seemed just like any other office, however my cultural impressions…

A history lesson on the Korean War

Hello World, Amazingly, a visit down a dark history of war claims first place as one of my favorite things in Seoul, thus far. Not because of the content, but because of the respect for the history, presentation, and the free ability to acquire knowledge about the country. I have yet to visit a museum in Seoul…

The Global Experience Center

  I had the opportunity to meet with one of the global experience classes at the Global Experience Center. Marlie (my classmate) and I introduced ourselves by sharing some of the things we enjoy; we also spoke about the noticeable differences between America and South Korea that we have experienced in our short time of being…

Over-Achieve, Over-Succeed

After a long day of touring the Seongdong-gu, and later venturing to other parts of Seoul, it was time to go home for the day. As Colleen and I prepared to leave we asked our supervisor what he had planned for the rest of the day, it was about 6pm. He sais to us, “Oh,…