On November 20th, with early Christmas carols ringing on the streets in Korea, 3 YG members and 3 exchange students visited Namsan Tower located in Yongsan-gu, Seoul. Since it was a time when the coronavirus had increased again, we never took off our masks except when we took pictures. In fact, the official name of Namsan Tower is Namsan Seoul Tower, which Koreans usually call Namsan Tower....
This semester’s first Korean Move Night session was held on September 18, 2018. A total of 9 people, including 4 Yonsei Global members, gathered in Room 027-1, Yeonhee Hall at 7 pm to watch a movie, ‘An Ode to My Father.’
’ After some short introductory comments, the group viewed the film. About halfway into the film, we took a break to have some pizza and fried chicken. While having dinner, we briefly introduced ourselves and commented about the movie. After watching the movie, we shared our opinions about it.
Since ‘An Ode to My Father’ portrays the course of modern Korean history, the exchange students asked a lot of questions about the events and many aspects of the Korean culture depicted in the movie. Sebastian, an exchange student from Germany, commented that it felt good to learn about the country through such movies.