CHRISTMAS PARTY IN HAFS

  After the finals, HAFS students began enjoying their remaining days of school. Among them, some students focused on preparing performances for the Christmas Party. On December 23rd, 2015, eight performance clubs of HAFS – a cappella, acoustic band, rock band, rapping, vocal, street dance, female and male K-POP dance club – participated in the Christmas…

HAFS DRAMA NIGHT: SCENE’S TOUCHING STORY ON FAMILY

Among the four theatre groups that performed in 2015 HAFS Drama Night, SCENE, the Korean theater group, made its audience both laugh and cry with its impressive drama. The performance started at 11:05, but many students came earlier starting from 10:40 to wait to see the play in the front row, which shows the continuous popularity of…

INTERVIEW: THE COMPOSERS OF HAFS, “UNTITLED”

There are a lot of clubs made by students in HAFS. Even though there are various official student clubs that have been created several years ago, there are also some unofficial clubs, most of which are recently created, therefore, being too new to pass the screening system. “Untitled” is one of those unofficial, “start-up” clubs.…

AFTER THE SHOCKING DEFEAT…

Every day, several students go to the tennis court with a stick that resembles a dragonfly net. Interestingly, they are not planning on catching dragonflies; rather, they are practicing a sport called lacrosse. HAFS has one of the best men’s and women’s lacrosse teams, the Kodiaks and Lacrosse Strikers. This year, however, both teams had…

HAFS DRAMA NIGHT: READY, ACTION!

On December 23rd, four enthusiastic HAFS drama clubs, Outburst, Sisyphe, Scene, and Aim presented wonderful productions in the audiovisual room. The productions of each drama club were according to their own unique style. The Korean drama club, Scene, performed a romantic horror movie “Hello Ghost” and was applauded for its creepy yet exciting plot. Another…

RESEARCH, CREATIVITY, PRESENTATION, TRIAL & ERROR

The high quality of performances at HAFS earned the school the nickname “Yongin Arts High School”; however, just like its reputation as one of the finest high schools in Korea, there is also a great intellectual fervor expressed through the trio of “Academic Festivals.” The three academic festivals, RC&P, R&D, and ARC, are academic presentations…

CONCORD CHRISTMAS CAFE

On the second floor of the bend where Dream Hall meets Challenge Hall, there is the Art Room, which serves as a quiet self-study room. It is quite hard to imagine that this plain, bland room – white walls, wooden tables, plastic chairs – could turn into a cozy, warm café with live music. When…