10 Places You Must See In Seoul

10 Places You Must See In Seoul

I’ve been living in Seoul for about a year and three months now, and I’ve seen many things and awesome places. Truly, I have plenty more yet to see, but some structures have influenced me more than others–so much so, that I simply had to visit those locations multiple times. I’ve decided to share with ...

Girls Take the Lead in Tech Skills

Girls Take the Lead in Tech Skills

Language, literacy and math skills have long been the focus of national assessment tests to measure how school children are progressing. A new set of tests by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) now targets something that is becoming more important for getting a job after high school or college. And girls are winning ...

The HackCollege Guide to Back to School

The HackCollege Guide to Back to School

It’s time to acknowledge the inevitable: stores have been hawking cheap crayons and futons for two months now, Facebook’s deluge of first-day-of-kindergarten mom posts has faded away and yesterday’s Timehop was an awkward photo from freshman orientation. The college school year is beginning. You may not need a pencil bag or pack of colored pencils ...

HackCollege Interviews: A Literary Agent

HackCollege Interviews: A Literary Agent

There are plenty of writers who spend their days sharing their thoughts and creative musings with a limited audience, most of whom would love to expand their platform by getting published. The bulk of writers know that in order to get a novel published the traditional route, they will need to reach out to literary ...

Major Spotlight: Creative Writing

Major Spotlight: Creative Writing

Getting a degree in the arts or humanities might seem like the “wrong” choice, especially with so much recent pushing towards degrees in STEM-related fields. But, getting a BA is still a valuable pursuit. When I first began my undergraduate degree, I had pressure from every angle—parents, peers, society—to ditch my dream of pursuing a ...