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New KISA website and its constant evolution

26 Nov 2018   kisa

Hello there!

We are excited to introduce the new KISA website to the KAIST community! However, we are still under construction and this is the beta version with a lot of place for improvement. That is why KISA website will be frequently updated with small and big changes that will hopefully make our lives better.

We are currently working on the following before opening the website officially:

  • Access to our services via KAIST SSO
    • You won’t have to go through tedious signup process to use our services!
  • Easy registration for ...
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Korean National Cuisine

14 Apr 2016   kisa

Author: Mr. Sanzhar Kerimbek

The main feature of Korean cuisine is that it is extremely spicy. Almost any Korean meal will be or just a spicy or very spicy, but you are going to get used to it and eventually cannot imagine your meal without these spicy side dishes. The most interesting thing is that red pepper was in Korean cuisine only in the XVII century, but now it is very difficult to find any traditional Korean meal without this ingredient, which can be added to many dishes just in ...

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Use of Korean Bus Services

14 Apr 2016   kisa

Author: Mr. Sanzhar Kerimbek

Those who come to Korea for a short period of time, may want to see all interesting spots of Korean capital once and quickly. The easiest way to do this using the bus tour – Seoul city bus tour.

These tourist buses ply in many tourist cities around the world, and Seoul is no exception. Its convenience is that you can buy a ticket for one of the routes (which are usually circular) and in 2 or 3 hours you can see all the main attractions ...

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Touristic Sites in Korea

14 Apr 2016   kisa

Author: Mr. Osama Karkout

KAIST life can be stressing, not much time to enjoy the amazing place you’re in, South Korea! If you get some time during the vacations and want to go somewhere awesome, here I summarize some places for you. You are in Daejeon which is a touristic city itself, plus it’s close to any city in Korea! So in 1 to 3 hours you should be able to reach all the good places in Korea.

10 touristic sites in Korea (from travel.cnn.com) (they ...

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Learning How to Learn: Powerful Mental Tools to Help You Master Tough Subjects

14 Apr 2016   kisa

Author: Mr. Oleg Magnes

Recently I wrote a little article about memory tricks that could be helpful for learning languages. Today I want to continue the topic of studies and share with you some key points and concepts from the Coursera course about learning.

This is the 4-weeks course by Dr. Barbara Oakley and Dr. Terrence Sejnowski from University of California, San Diego.
Learning How to Learn: Powerful mental tools to help you master tough subjects
https://www.coursera.org/learn/learning-how-to-learn/

Key points and concepts:

1. Pomodoro Technique is ...

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