Grace Kim

Author Archive: Grace Kim

Grace is a senior(!) studying Neuroscience in CAS and Global Health at the School of Public Health. She hails from the Bay Area in Northern California, which is undoubtedly hella nicer than its southern counterpart. She enjoys a good game of volleyball, a spontaneous adventures in the city, and good company balanced with plenty of alone time. She likes tea, smoothies, Korean food, bookstores, water, lemons, and sleep. She hopes to one day finish watching Breaking Bad, though she's been stuck on season 3 for 32 months.

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Real Online Communities

Real Online Communities

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Tumblr, Facebook groups, blogs, fandom sites, and now Snapchat groups — are online communities real? Many of our online communities, like our social media outlets, are initiated through direct human relationships and merely extend into the virtual world of the internet. These forums are real, in that they exist via the internet. But virtual connections […]

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A Tour of Disparities on One Bus

A Tour of Disparities on One Bus

| March 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

This is a “tour” of Boston from the views of the 1 bus.

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9-Man: An Immigrant’s Ball Game

9-Man: An Immigrant’s Ball Game

| February 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

This isn’t your typical picnic volleyball game, which usually ends up being a sad imitation of the actual sport anyway.

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Numb

Numb

| February 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

A poem on waking up to the rumbles of our breaking world

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Daily Encounters From The Brain’s Perspective

Daily Encounters From The Brain’s Perspective

| January 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

7:30am. My alarm wakes me, and Brain tells my motor cortex to move my hands…

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Thanksgiving Limericks

Thanksgiving Limericks

| November 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Timely limericks to get you through this Thanksgiving holiday

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The Korean-American Limbo

The Korean-American Limbo

| October 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Conan O’Brien and Steven Yeun visited Korea, and it was culturally and personally jarring.

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What Lies Between the World and Me?

What Lies Between the World and Me?

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Reading this provocative book by Ta-Nehisi Coates in book club was a blessing and a curse.

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Formalities for the “Model Minority”

Formalities for the “Model Minority”

| April 7, 2016 | 1 Comment

The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders visited BU…. disappointing would be an understatement.

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