The Korean Situation

June 20, 2013 asianct 0

Throughout human history, there have been continuous struggles between groups of humans to wrest control of land from each other. The boundaries of these lands shifted as diplomacy, war, and culture between the countries continued […]

End is Just another Beginning

May 14, 2013 asianct 0

After seemingly eternal final examination period, the Mother’s day weekend and the graduation ceremony – the mark of the summer – has finally arrived. You may have noticed that Champaign’s roads have swelled with many […]

Perks of a Videogame

March 11, 2013 asianct 0

One of the things that I really love – to a point of being consumed by it at times – is playing video games. I spend a lot of time not just playing it, but […]

Why travel on Spring break?

March 11, 2013 asianct 0

I have set up many goals this semester, such as saving money, finding a job or internship after graduation and expanding my network. Some start planning Spring break traveling as early as in winter vacation. […]

Knowing yourself

February 13, 2013 asianct 0

One well known quote from Sun Tzu’s The Art of War goes: “Know your enemy and know yourself, find naught in fear for 100 battles”. Conceptually it’s a fairly simple quote. In fact, we often […]

“Invest in yourself first”

February 13, 2013 asianct 0

  I have been reading a book about connections. Especially with graduation coming soon, I am quite nervous. In order to be able to sell myself to the potential employer, I should invest in myself […]

What I Learned About Journalism

January 15, 2013 asianct 0

According to the Webster dictionary, journalistic also means ephemeral, sensational, current, timely, dated, prosy, slangy, facile, and stereotyped. As journalists, we often need to ask what, how and why. Journalism elaborates everything in life, from […]

It’s not just a phase

January 15, 2013 asianct 0

New Years since I’ve moved to the US is not much different. We still do the traditional breakfast, the customary greeting, the words of wisdom and the allowance. But as years passed I’ve noticed something […]

The End is Nigh – Reflect!

December 20, 2012 asianct 0

Come December, there’s a change in the atmosphere. The air is filled with Christmas music, and the light from the décor illuminates the nights. I personally can’t stand Christmas music – don’t get me wrong […]

“New baby, new place”?

December 20, 2012 asianct 0

Hong Kong is ranked the 10th on the Where-To-Be-Born Index of 2013, a list of places and countries compiled by the Economist. The index is an overall consideration of 11 statistically significant indicators, including geography, […]

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