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WSE Korea Podcast

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월스트리트잉글리쉬 코리아 영어 음성 컨텐츠로 듣고 말하는 영어 시작하세요!

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월스트리트잉글리쉬 코리아 영어 음성 컨텐츠로 듣고 말하는 영어 시작하세요!

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Great podcast.

By Andy0379 - Apr 06 2014
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great host, great podcast, great guests.

iTunes Ratings

4 Ratings
Average Ratings
3
1
0
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Great podcast.

By Andy0379 - Apr 06 2014
Read more
great host, great podcast, great guests.
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WSE Korea Podcast

Latest release on Dec 31, 2018

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월스트리트잉글리쉬 코리아 영어 음성 컨텐츠로 듣고 말하는 영어 시작하세요!

Rank #1: #27 - Korean and American Culture

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Michael Hurt is a writer, photographer, scholar, and professor at Hongik University. In this episode he talks about how Koreans and Americans can misunderstand each other's culture because of stereotypes. 

May 28 2013

16mins

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Rank #2: #39 - Mandela's Legacy: A Brief History of South Africa

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Shandre, Service Manager of our Gangnam Center, comes from South Africa. She talks about the troubled history of South Africa and how the country now has the chance to achieve its dream of unity and common purpose.

Jan 16 2014

17mins

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Rank #3: #28 - Stephen Hatherly on Interviewing Jason Mraz

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Stephen Hatherly is host of TBS eFM's The Stephen Hatherly Show. In this episode he talks about how he came to interview the famous musician Jason Mraz, and what that was like. 

Jun 19 2013

23mins

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Rank #4: #42 - How to Show Off Seoul

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Former WSE Service Manager and current Sogang University Professor Tim McLaughlin talks about showing an American visitor around Seoul; what they liked, really liked, and didn't like much.

Mar 14 2014

25mins

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Rank #5: #73 - Traveling Man

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In this episode, we speak with Niall Bailey, currently a teacher at Samsung Center. Niall used to work in another department; however, in late 2017 he decided to quit his job and travel around Europe and the United States for several months. We'll hear his thoughts on some of the different cities he visited during his travels.

Apr 14 2018

36mins

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Rank #6: #54 - A Beginner's Guide to NYC

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Dreaming of a trip to New York City? In this episode, learn all about The City That Never Sleeps.

Feb 25 2015

14mins

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Rank #7: #43 - Cesar Chavez: an American Story

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Yeouido Center Service Manager Daniel Galacia talks about the legacy of the American Civil Rights Hero, Cesar Chavez, and how his story has influenced the USA.

Apr 06 2014

12mins

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Rank #8: #55 - The Joys of Cancer

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Regular guest Adrianne tells the story of how she beat cancer, with humor.

Jan 26 2016

31mins

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Rank #9: #5 - Interesting English Expressions

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In this episode Sam talks about a selection of some of the most interesting Eglish expressions from our e-book '101 Illustrated English Expressions'.

Jun 22 2012

15mins

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Rank #10: #74 - Grad School

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In this month's podcast, we'll be speaking with Thomas Lennon, a teacher at Bundang Center. Thomas will tell us a little about his time at graduate school and why he decided to come to Korea. He'll also provide a bit of advice for any WSE students who might be considering attending graduate school in the US.

Jun 01 2018

21mins

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Rank #11: #51 - Being a Vegetarian in Seoul

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Megha Dubal is the Service Manager of our Sinchon Centre, and a vegetarian. In this episode she talks about the surprising challenges involved in surviving as a strict vegetarian in Seoul.

Dec 29 2014

13mins

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Rank #12: #71 - International Couples

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In this episode, we talk with Erin, a PT at Kangnam Center, and Josh, a former WSE teacher. Erin is Korean and Josh is American, and they've been dating for nearly 3 years. They'll share some of the experiences they had as a couple, and their advice for other international couples.

Jan 17 2018

24mins

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Rank #13: #4 - Happy Birthday WSI

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In this episode, special guest Alex Habashi talks about how to set goals for your English learning. Sam talks about WSI's 40th anniversary and then explains how to refer to people's age groups in English.

Jun 08 2012

11mins

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Rank #14: #53 - The UK, Great Britain, England: What's the Difference?

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A lot of people have heard of 'the UK', 'Great Britain', and 'England', but did you know they are not the same?

Feb 04 2015

12mins

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Rank #15: #60 - Cosmetics

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Siobhan is the new Service Manager at WSE Yeouido Center.  In this episode she shares with us some of her knowledge about cosmetics, as well as the history, and how people use them in Korea and the U.S.A.

Feb 15 2017

11mins

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Rank #16: #50 - Squid Jiggin' Ground

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Jonathan Adams introduces his native island and describes what makes it distinct from other places in Canada. He also presents a selection of traditional Newfoundland folk songs.

Dec 15 2014

17mins

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Rank #17: #72 - Tarot

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In this episode, we talk with Jeremy, a teacher at Bundang Center. Jeremy has been studying and practicing Tarot for about three years now, and has learned a lot about the history and symbolism of Tarot cards. He shares his knowledge about that, and the use of Tarot cards in fortune telling, with us today.

Mar 13 2018

24mins

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Rank #18: #59 - Kinetic Art

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Dan is a teacher at our WSE Shinchon Center. In this episode we talk about his back ground in art and theater, along with some of his other creative interests.  Join us to learn about kinetic sculpture, action theater and creative culture.

Jan 10 2017

12mins

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Rank #19: #57 - Audrey Hepburn

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Angela Raue is the former service manager at of WSE Bundang Center. In this podcast she will talk about the life of Audrey Hepburn. We will hear about her life during World War Two, her personal life and her acting and humanitarian careers.  Join us to learn about the interesting life of Audrey Hepburn.

Nov 07 2016

24mins

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Rank #20: #49 - The Joy of Sailing

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WSE Busan Center Service Manager Michael Watson talks about sailing, why he enjoys it, how it has influenced him, and how it has influenced the world.

Oct 28 2014

19mins

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#79 - It's New Year's Eve!

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It's New Year's Eve, 2018! You've celebrated New Year's every year, but do you know about how it's celebrated in other countries? Listen in, and you'll find out about different countries' New Year's Eve traditions!

Dec 31 2018

10mins

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#78 - Escape Rooms

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By now, you’ve probably heard of “escape rooms” – they began appearing in Korea about 3 years and they quickly became a popular spot for friends, couples, and even complete strangers to meet and compete in a battle against time. But what exactly is an escape room? When did they first appear? And what skills are necessary for beating one? Today we’ll talk to Jeremy Cain, a teacher from Bundang center who used to work at an escape room and who has participated in over 20 escape rooms around the world.

Oct 25 2018

29mins

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#77 - Dating in Korea

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Have you ever wondered what it's like to date a foreigner in Korea? Wonder no more! Nikki from Samsung Center will tell us all about her experiences dating in Canada and in Korea, and her feelings about the positives and negatives of dating Korean men here in Korea.

Oct 02 2018

25mins

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#76 - The Written Word

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In this episode, we'll be speaking with Deidrea Dewitt, a teacher at Daegu Center. Deidrea’s interests include karate and taekwondo, but today we’re going to be speaking with her about writing. She has written a few stories that sparked a lot of interest on the internet, and she hopes to write many more, including some longer novellas.

Aug 22 2018

20mins

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#75 - Pilates and Dance

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In this episode, we'll be speaking with Nerina Foley, a teacher at Sinchon Center. Nerina is very interested in physical fitness and especially enjoys practicing Pilates and dance. She'll talk with us today about those activities and what they mean to her.

Jul 30 2018

16mins

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#74 - Grad School

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In this month's podcast, we'll be speaking with Thomas Lennon, a teacher at Bundang Center. Thomas will tell us a little about his time at graduate school and why he decided to come to Korea. He'll also provide a bit of advice for any WSE students who might be considering attending graduate school in the US.

Jun 01 2018

21mins

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#73 - Traveling Man

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In this episode, we speak with Niall Bailey, currently a teacher at Samsung Center. Niall used to work in another department; however, in late 2017 he decided to quit his job and travel around Europe and the United States for several months. We'll hear his thoughts on some of the different cities he visited during his travels.

Apr 14 2018

36mins

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#72 - Tarot

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In this episode, we talk with Jeremy, a teacher at Bundang Center. Jeremy has been studying and practicing Tarot for about three years now, and has learned a lot about the history and symbolism of Tarot cards. He shares his knowledge about that, and the use of Tarot cards in fortune telling, with us today.

Mar 13 2018

24mins

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#71 - International Couples

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In this episode, we talk with Erin, a PT at Kangnam Center, and Josh, a former WSE teacher. Erin is Korean and Josh is American, and they've been dating for nearly 3 years. They'll share some of the experiences they had as a couple, and their advice for other international couples.

Jan 17 2018

24mins

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#70 - A Different Diet

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In this episode, we’ll discuss food and diet with Hannah Crichton, a yoga teacher and voice artist in Seoul. You’ll hear about a very unusual – and effective – diet that you might be interested in trying out for yourself!

Dec 15 2017

18mins

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#69 - Countryside vs. The Big City

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In this episode, we will talk with Elana Roodt from our Jongro Center about her experiences living in both the countryside and big city in Korea. She has a unique perspective on Korea from living in two very different places.

Nov 15 2017

17mins

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#68 - Self-Care

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In this episode, we will talk with Whitney Williams from our Sinchon Center about self-care. She will talk with us about the importance of taking time to focus on your mental, physical, and spiritual health.

Oct 16 2017

14mins

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#67 - World Traveler

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In this episode, we will talk with Jonathan Thompson from our Gangnam Center about some of his experiences traveling around the world. He’s been to over forty countries and he’ll share with us some of his favorite places, some tips, and some scary experiences.

Sep 15 2017

22mins

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#66 - Seoul Sub Urban

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In this episode, former teacher Charlie Usher is going to talk with us about some of his projects including his blog and book, both titled Seoul Sub Urban, as well as what he’s been up to since leaving Wall Street English.

Aug 14 2017

15mins

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#65 - All About Startups!

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In this episode, I speak with Kevin Hong. Kevin works in the startup industry, and he’s going to talk with us about his some of his experiences and what he’s learned starting businesses.

Jul 14 2017

17mins

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#64 - Homebrew

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In this episode, Ryan Vandenberg joins us again to share his hobby of home brewing beer. He talks with us about what goes into making beer at home, different types of brews, and about the craft beer and home brewing scenes in Seoul.

Jun 15 2017

23mins

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#63 - Special Olympics

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Byoungho Kang does planning and marketing for Special Olympics Korea. In this episode, we talk with him about his job, Special Olympics Korea, and his previous job working for a Premier League football club.

May 15 2017

16mins

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#62 - Jankura Artspace

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Mike Stewart is not only a teacher at WSE, he is also an artist and runs an art studio here in Seoul called Jankura Artspace. In this episode, I talk with Mike about his art, different techniques, and Jankura Artspace.

Apr 14 2017

16mins

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#61 - Adieu, Korea

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Alex was the National Service Manager here at Wall Street English Korea, but after 10 years in Seoul he will be leaving Korea. In this episode we will talk with him about his life in Korea and his plans for the future.

Mar 15 2017

20mins

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#60 - Cosmetics

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Siobhan is the new Service Manager at WSE Yeouido Center.  In this episode she shares with us some of her knowledge about cosmetics, as well as the history, and how people use them in Korea and the U.S.A.

Feb 15 2017

11mins

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iTunes Ratings

4 Ratings
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Great podcast.

By Andy0379 - Apr 06 2014
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great host, great podcast, great guests.