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January 28, 2011

Sep 22, 2011

Seoul National University signed an agreement with Gwanak-gu on January 26th for the mutual growth between SNU and the local community in areas such as education, culture, and welfare.
Published in Naeil Shinmun

SNU held an "Employment Camp for Reinforcement of Capabilities", an overnight program with practical content such as interviewing skills, speech, etc.. 36 students attended this camp, held over January 26th and 27th.
Published in Kyunghyang Shinmun

PAIK Jin-Hyun, SNU Professor at the Graduate School of International Studies and Judge of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, expressed the need for special laws in dealing with pirates.
Published in Donga Ilbo

A professor at the College of Music who was dismissed for having an affair was inserted in the course handbook, causing worries about future inconvenience in change of instructor, etc. for students who have registered for the corresponding courses.
Published in University News Network

The ‘freezing of tuition rates’ that most universities promise each year have turned out to be half-true, with tuition rising differently according to grade (largest raise for freshmen). SNU was among these universities, with its average tuition rising 2.3% each year since 2008 when it started to ‘freeze’ tuition.
Published in Seoul Shinmun

Seoul National University Hospital will be opening an advanced and cutting-edge medical center for cancer this coming March, allowing ‘one-stop total care service’ for patients.
Published in DongA Ilbo

Seoul National University Hospital was introduced as the leading medical brand in Korea, with growing success in attracting and treating foreign patients with difficult cases.
Published in Financial News

KIM You-Young, SNU Emeritus Professor of Medicine, was appointed president of the World Asthma Society.
Published in Kyunghyang

SNU Advanced Management Program selected LEE Kyu-Chul (President of Hankook Jungsoo Industries), LEE Chul-Woo (President of Lotte Shopping), and LEE C. W. (President of Incheon International Airport Corporation) to receive the 10th SNU AMP Awards.
Published in Hankook Economy

As housing prices soar, it is becoming more and more difficult for university students to find a place to live. An SNU student was interviewed in this news report.
Published in KBS News

This opinion claims that for a true reinforcement of Korean history education, further steps need to be taken into making “Korean History” a requirement for university admissions, not just high school education. Currently, SNU is the only university with “Korean History” as an admissions requirement.
Published in Seoul Shinmun

KIM Je-Wan, SNU Emeritus Professor of Physics, speaks of the conditions that the coming “International Science Business Belt” needs to fulfill, stressing that this science belt needs to be located so as to act as the impetus for the next 100 years of Korea’s fundamental science.
Published in Maeil Business Newspaper

Summarized by KIM Eun Young, SNU English Editor,