Rank #1: #27 - Korean and American Culture
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
Rank #2: #39 - Mandela's Legacy: A Brief History of South Africa
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
Rank #3: #28 - Stephen Hatherly on Interviewing Jason Mraz
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
Rank #4: #42 - How to Show Off Seoul
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
Rank #5: #73 - Traveling Man
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
Rank #6: #54 - A Beginner's Guide to NYC
Dreaming of a trip to New York City? In this episode, learn all about The City That Never Sleeps.
Feb 25 2015
Rank #7: #43 - Cesar Chavez: an American Story
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
Rank #8: #55 - The Joys of Cancer
Regular guest Adrianne tells the story of how she beat cancer, with humor.
Jan 26 2016
Rank #9: #5 - Interesting English Expressions
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
Rank #10: #74 - Grad School
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
Rank #11: #51 - Being a Vegetarian in Seoul
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
Rank #12: #71 - International Couples
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
Rank #13: #4 - Happy Birthday WSI
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
Rank #14: #53 - The UK, Great Britain, England: What's the Difference?
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
Rank #15: #60 - Cosmetics
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
Rank #16: #50 - Squid Jiggin' Ground
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
Rank #17: #72 - Tarot
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
Rank #18: #59 - Kinetic Art
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
Rank #19: #57 - Audrey Hepburn
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
Rank #20: #49 - The Joy of Sailing
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