Category Archives: Korea

Teach and Learn in Korea (TaLK) Tag/FAQ

Teach and Learn in Korea (TaLK) is an education program that allows recent college graduates to teach English to elementary students in Korea. I’m currently in the middle of my term teaching (and learning) in Korea and, as one of this year’s TaLK vloggers, I decided to create a “TaLK Tag” to share about my
experience applying for and participating in the TaLK program. Continue reading Teach and Learn in Korea (TaLK) Tag/FAQ

Yonsei University Housing: SK Global vs. International House

Choosing your housing is an important decision since you’ll be living there for quite some time. Some of you may decide to live off campus by finding your own place. Unfortunately, I can’t provide much help with that, but if you need time to find a place in Seoul, you can look into staying in a goshiwon, a … Continue reading Yonsei University Housing: SK Global vs. International House

Pre-departure Planning: Getting to Yonsei University

One of the most important things to plan before going abroad is how to get from the plane to your new university. When I studied abroad in Korea last last summer, I was lucky to have a friend named Toney who did his research on getting from Incheon Airport to Yonsei University. When we first arrived at the … Continue reading Pre-departure Planning: Getting to Yonsei University