Author - YooJung Chun

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A Summer Internship at a Museum
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How to Land a Summer Internship
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Dear My Fellow Humanities Students
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Freshman Housing Looks Hard, But It Isn’t
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New Year’s Resolutions For a Successful Academic Year
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Know the True Nature of Your Enemy Part II
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Know the True Nature of Your Enemy (In This Case, the Common App Essay!)
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Free Lessons at Eastman
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More Than Just a Jumble of Words

A Summer Internship at a Museum

This summer, I was lucky enough to have an opportunity to intern at one of the most famous architectural museums in Chicago—the Frank Lloyd Wright Trust. Just to explain about the Trust a little bit, Frank Lloyd Wright was a famous architect in the 1900s who was known for designing distinctly unique looking houses, mostly[…]

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How to Land a Summer Internship

As a college student, it is important to gain real-world experiences outside of school. Summer is the best time to gain such experience through volunteering or internships. For most students, internships can seem intimidating (at least it was for me). I’m here to talk about how to land a summer internship from the beginning to[…]

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Dear My Fellow Humanities Students

Recently, I have been thinking a lot about my major and studying in the humanities field. As you know, I am an art history major, and when I tell this to people, it leads to some very interesting responses. Many of the adults instantly become uncomfortable and say something along the lines of “Good luck”[…]

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Freshman Housing Looks Hard, But It Isn’t

As an incoming freshman, one of my biggest worries about college was having to share a room with a complete stranger. I was accustomed to having a space of my own, a safe haven to retreat to at the end of the day. However, in college, I realized that I will no longer have complete[…]

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New Year’s Resolutions For a Successful Academic Year

2015 is here and I can say with confidence that I have experienced more changes in the last four months than in the past eighteen years of my life. I never thought that I would attend a school in New York and live by myself in a place so far away from home. The first[…]

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Know the True Nature of Your Enemy Part II

Read Part I: Know the True Nature of Your Enemy (In This Case, the Common App Essay!) So now that you understand what the Common App is about, and how you should approach it, here are a few tips and tricks that I have gathered from my own experience and others around me. 1. We all know[…]

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Know the True Nature of Your Enemy (In This Case, the Common App Essay!)

It’s the middle of November, and this means different things to different people; for some, it may mean Thanksgiving, changing colors of leaves, quickly approaching winter (perhaps too quickly), or maybe even pumpkin spice latte. But the biggest thing on most high school seniors’ minds these days are… the Common App essay! Don’t just narrate—persuade.[…]

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Free Lessons at Eastman

One of the many reasons why I was so attracted to the University of Rochester was actually because of one of its schools, the Eastman School of Music. As a music lover, living so close to the best music school in the country provides a world of unbelievable opportunities. Imagine all the concerts, shows, and[…]

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More Than Just a Jumble of Words

Hello! My name is YooJung, and I'm a freshman interested in majoring in film and media studies. I was born in Seoul, South Korea, and lived there for a while before moving to Chicago. I consider both cities my home and love each one's unique wonders; Chicago and its deep-dish pizza, the Art Institute, and[…]

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