The 2018 Editor-in-Chief for Teen10, Allison is a member of the Yongsan International School of Seoul Class of 2019. She takes pride in being a mom friend and advice guru. Her favorite hobbies are reading, writing, cooking, baking, singing, and teaching herself the guitar. In times when she's in need of relaxation, she likes to read and binge-watch TV shows on (someone else's) Netflix. Allison's dream is to one day either become a successful litigator or start her own band.
Jaydon is a rising senior and currently attends Yongsan International School of Seoul. He is passionate about film, photography, and graphic design. As the Creative Director, he hopes to spend extra effort into making browsing Teen 10 an aesthetically pleasing experience.
Currently attending Seoul International School as a junior, Dawn spent her childhood in Michigan before returning to Korea in 2011. Having served as text editor for the 2018 MUNITY press team for THIMUN and copy editor for SIS’s award-winning newspaper Tiger Times, Dawn has been involved in journalism for three years. When she isn’t actively fueling conversation about current events, Dawn enjoys looking for obscure, eclectic music for her monthly Tiger Times column Jukebox Jewels.
Grace is a junior attending Seoul Foreign School. She enjoys a variety of hobbies, such as playing the violin, drawing, playing games on her phone (she's very dedicated to Simcity), and of course, writing. As a passionate writer, she writes and edits for Teen 10 and her school newspaper. Apart from these activities, she often goes to bubble tea shops with her friends to relax and share memes that everyone can enjoy.
Julian is a student from Yongsan International School of Seoul's Class of '19. Although he was born in South Korea, he considers himself American because he spent seven years of his childhood in California. He believes that this experience really helped him gain a better cross-cultural understanding of people. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball on his school's varsity team, writing, or hanging out with his friends.
Andy is a 15-year-old sophomore attending Seoul International School in South Korea. Born in the United States and raised in Asia, he feels that his diverse experiences around the world have shaped and concretized his beliefs. He is extremely passionate about public speaking, international relations, and the humanities as a whole. He hopes to use his voice and the power of the pen to advocate social causes and articulate his thoughts during this era of rising democracy.
Jeffrey Kim is a Junior at Korea International School. He is a dreamer who is exceedingly passionate about soccer and technology. He loves the quote: "You have to be burning with an idea, or a problem, or a wrong that you want to right. If you're not passionate enough from the start, you'll never stick it out." from Steve Jobs. Jeffrey is much confident that his passion for technology could make the magazine "stick out."
The Sports Assistant Editor, Kevin is a member of the Yongsan International School of Seoul of 2019. When he isn't occupied by academics, Kevin spends his time in the gym playing basketball or volleyball. At home, he is catching up with the NBA or playing video games. Kevin aspires to begin his own start-up or write for ESPN.
A freshman in Yongsan International School of Seoul, Sean is an avid writer that uses categorically horrible puns and out-of-trend jokes as a means to connect with people. When he is alone, he usually listens to music and watches movies, sharing his thoughts on such subjects through writing. Throughout the year, you’ll get to accompany him on his adventurous journeys to find a hobby.
Sydney Chun is a current sophomore at Seoul Foreign School. An avid reader, Sydney feels most content when flipping through the pages of a book, and loves to engage with others by talking about the best ones she stumbles across. Besides reading, she also enjoys writing, playing the flute, and spending time with her friends.
Yuri is a cartoon and film junkie, with her earliest vivid childhood memory being sneaking into the Dark Knight when she was 7 to watch Heath Ledger unleash anarchy. She also enjoys bread, book clubs and long walks on the beach. She is fresh to Seoul, having just moved back here after living 11 years in Hong Kong. Yuri took a gap year from school in 2016-2017, which explains why she is a sophomore in Seoul Foreign School this year. That gap was a time for her to experience and learn many things about herself, which all contributed to shape much of who she is today.
Adeline Kim is currently a junior attending YISS. She was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan and grew up in Missouri and Maryland. She is very bubbly and talkative. She loves to eat desserts, sleep, dance, cheer, and play soccer. In her free time, she enjoys listening to music or binge-watching YouTube videos. She is bilingual (Korean, English) and has been striving to be trilingual by learning Spanish since 1st grade but has not been able to master it because her brain resets every summer.
Alice Choi is currently a sophomore at Seoul Foreign School. She has the strange ability to talk about almost any topic for hours on end. As a first year journalist for Teen10, she is excited to turn her verbal thoughts and ideas into words on a screen and express herself through her articles.
Andie Kim is a sophomore attending Seoul International School. She participates in Parliamentary debate, MUN, and Mock trial. Her hobbies include freestyle sketching, binge-watching Korean dramas, and chugging down mint chocolate ice cream.
Brian Son is a current freshman at Seoul Foreign School. In addition to being a writer of News for Teen 10, he writes for SFS' "The Spirit" newspaper. He is also a devoted and passionate Christian, and some of his interests/hobbies are playing the violin, tennis, writing, and just enjoying life as it goes on.
Brianne Kong is a current sophomore attending Seoul Foreign School. She has a great passion towards the fashion and beauty industry and furthermore likes to express that through shopping. She loves to hang with her friends, but also enjoys spending time alone.
Eju is a sophomore attending Seoul International School. Other than an aspiring journalist, she is also a feminist, debater, violinist, and an avid lover of literature. She hopes to pursue her career in writing and journalism throughout high school!
Eric Kim is currently a sophomore at YISS. He moved to Seoul from Philadelphia in 2010 when he was 8 years old and he has been a Korean international school student ever since. His passions include music, martial arts, and writing. He looks forward to work as a contributor for Teen 10!
Being a sophomore in Yongsan International School, Erica is usually busy trying to keep up with all the work. However, in her free time she likes to listen to music, paint and search for outfit ideas on pinterest. She likes to listen to R&B, rap and lofi. Her all time favorite artist is Tyler, the Creator followed up by Brockhampton and Daniel Caesar currently. She is basically one of those want to be edgy kids on Instagram. Please follow her @fmlerica.
Hannah Kim is a junior at Seoul International School and a reporter for Teen 10. Other than writing and debating, she also enjoys playing volleyball and basketball in her free time. She is not necessarily a night owl, but is open to talk at any time of the day!
Jennie is a sophomore in Korea International School currently contributing as a journalist of the school blueprint club. She keeps herself busy by going shopping, exercising, listening to music, and spending quality time with her friends during her spare time. Jennie also loves to stay active on the court playing basketball. Otherwise, her enthusiasm leans towards violin, piano, service, business, and lastly her favourite, journalism.
Joonho is a current freshmen at Yongsan International School of Seoul who came from the East Coast going to American public schools until the end of elementary school. He usually like weapons and desires to become a mechanical engineer and likes history as a hobby. He usually tries to avoid any mainstream topics and is usually quiet when alone or with strangers. He can get very social when around his friends and family and is not afraid to make new friends.
Kirsten Huh is a junior at Seoul International School who has been attending the school for 13 years. Other than writing or editing articles for the school newspaper, biannual magazine, or MUN newspapers, Kirsten enjoys singing, eating chips, playing the guitar, taking pictures, and fangirling over iKON. One interesting fact about Kirsten is that she cannot go one day without listening to iKON's songs.
Rachel was born in Maryland, USA and is currently a student at Seoul Foreign School. After school, you will always find her at soccer practice, playing the guitar in jazz band, or drinking a cup of tea. And although she is not vegan, she loves watching vegan cooking videos and trying out vegan recipes!
As a current freshman at Seoul Foreign School, Rebecca has taken part in a variety of journalism experiences over the past two years from being the yearbook editor for the 2017 Middle School yearbook to reporting for a MUNOS conference paper in 2016. Although she is often described as being shy and quiet, she is not afraid to communicate her ideas to others expressively-- especially through her writing.
A current Junior in Yongsan International School, Ryan Ham has lived in South Korea all his life. Considering himself to be a professional procrastinator, Ryan does most of his work at 1 AM in the morning during school days. His favorite hobbies are playing tennis and debating in tournaments, though he often spends his time reading books and writing. In his free time, you can often see him on sending snaps on Snapchat or surfing through online news sources such as Wall Street Journal or New York Times.
Sherly is a student from Yongsan International School. Although she’s from India, she was born and raised in Korea. She is a film enthusiast, lover of art, and a cheerleader. Her favorite things to do include watching movies, taking naps, and eating 엽떡. One day, she aspires to start a business, become a screenwriter, or a designer.
Simon Choi is currently a freshman at Seoul Foreign School. He applied for the Teen10 to write more and get better at it, and he hopes that he can be a great asset to the team. His favorite sport is basketball, and he loves listening to music. He also enjoys watching movies, and he greatly awaits Avengers: Infinity War, which will come out next month.
Tayne is currently a junior at YISS, born in California but living in Korea for the past 15 years. He enjoys most sports (not swimming) and videogames, a member of the Baksetball team for YISS. He's a massive nerd with an odd personality, but likes spending time with others. His least favorite Game of Thrones character used to be Sansa Stark, but at this point it's probably George R R Martin for not putting out the next book.
Woojin Yoon is a junior attending Yongsan International School of Seoul. She is an avid writer and participates in her school’s journalism club and co-leaders another writing club, Hitchhiker’s Guide. She likes to doodle and binge-watch TV shows in her spare time.
Yoonmin is a Korean citizen, but lived in Canada for 3 years from 3rd to 6th grade. He previously attended Cheongna Dalton School but is currently attending Seoul Foreign School. Watching sports is one of his favorite pastimes, and he mainly watches the NBA and the BPL.