Jamie Jung

Jamie Jung

Column: Another pandemic birthday

Column: Another pandemic birthday

The day I am writing this, May 24, 2021 is the second birthday I have spent during the pandemic. By this time, most of everyone will have had at least one birthday during the pandemic in order to understand how I am feeling.  I remember last year, how I sat in front...

Column: An introvert’s message to an extroverted world

Column: An introvert’s message to an extroverted world

Let’s face it: The world is designed specifically for extroverts. We embrace shyness like a disease that needs to be cured. College applications look for those who are involved and outspoken. Unintentionally, introverts like me are left to survive alone in a world...

Opinion: A word of hope

Opinion: A word of hope

We’ve always learned about history and examined it from a distance. Paragraphs in textbooks explain to us the triumphs and tragedies of the past so we don’t make those same mistakes in the future. Our answers were always there, on the pages that we flip through to...