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#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. 

16mins

28 May 2013

Rank #1

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#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.

17mins

16 Jan 2014

Rank #2

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#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. 

23mins

19 Jun 2013

Rank #3

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#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.

25mins

14 Mar 2014

Rank #4

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#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'.

15mins

22 Jun 2012

Rank #5

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#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.

12mins

6 Apr 2014

Rank #6

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#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.

36mins

14 Apr 2018

Rank #7

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#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.

14mins

25 Feb 2015

Rank #8

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#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.

21mins

1 Jun 2018

Rank #9

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#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.

11mins

15 Feb 2017

Rank #10

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#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.

13mins

29 Dec 2014

Rank #11

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#55 - The Joys of Cancer

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

31mins

26 Jan 2016

Rank #12

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#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?

12mins

4 Feb 2015

Rank #13

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#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.

24mins

17 Jan 2018

Rank #14

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#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.

11mins

8 Jun 2012

Rank #15

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#63 - Special Olympics

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.

16mins

15 May 2017

Rank #16

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#62 - Jankura Artspace

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.

16mins

14 Apr 2017

Rank #17

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#61 - Adieu, Korea

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.

20mins

15 Mar 2017

Rank #18

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#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.

17mins

15 Dec 2014

Rank #19

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#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.

24mins

13 Mar 2018

Rank #20