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Sep 20, 2016 Artspace Germany, SNU MoA’s Exhibition on Contemporary German Art The SNU Museum of Art (MoA) is currently holding its summer exhibition on German contemporary art. Organized in cooperation with IFA (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen; Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations) and Goethe-Institut Korea, “Artspace Germany” features 13 artists who have contributed to shaping contemporary German art. Sep 20, 2016 Chemist and Nobel Prize Winner Robert H. Grubbs to Join SNU Staff World-renowned professor and chemist Robert H. GRUBBS, currently the Victor and Elizabeth Atkins Professor of Chemistry at the California Institute of Technology, will be appointed Professor of Chemistry at SNU College of Natural Sciences. Sep 15, 2016 SNU Holds Career Fair From September 6 to 7, SNU Career Development Center and SNU Alumni Association held the 13th annual Career Fair at the Student Lawn area in front of the Administration Building. Sep 15, 2016 SNU College of Engineering Receives Award for Suicide Prevention Class The SNU College of Engineering recently received an award of recognition for a class that they developed on suicide prevention. Sep 13, 2016 SNU College of Medicine Teaches Hospital Infection Management From September 2 to 6, the SNU JW LEE Center for Global Medicine visited the university hospital of Kathmandu University Dhulikel to inspect the current status of hospital infection control and to hold a meeting with the staff afterwards to further develop programs dedicated to infection management. Sep 13, 2016 SNU Professor Finds Higher Risk of Cardiac Arrhythmia with Greater Diurnal Range Professor KIM Ho (Graduate School of Public Health) found that there is a higher risk of cardiac arrhythmia when there is a greater diurnal range during the change of seasons. Sep 06, 2016 Commencement Speech at SNU’s 70th Fall Semester Graduation Congratulations on your graduation! A few years ago, you fought through fierce competition and earned a proud admission to Seoul National University. Sep 06, 2016 SNU Student-Volunteers In Laos From August 4 to 10, SNU students participated in SNU’s Institute for Global Social Responsibility (IGSR) Global Volunteers Project in Laos. Sep 06, 2016 SNU College of Engineering Opens Startup Summer Camp It’s okay if you screw up,” goes the slogan of SNU College of Engineering’s Startup Summer Camp, held for the first time this year. Aug 31, 2016 SNU Holds 70th Fall Semester Graduation Ceremony On August 29, SNU held its 70th fall semester graduation ceremony at the Gwanak Campus Gymnasium. The university awarded degrees to 2,428 graduates, with 851 bachelors, 1,000 masters and 577 doctorates. Aug 31, 2016 SNU Professor Leads Innovative Research on Lung Cancer Professor LEE Ho Young (SNU College of Pharmacy) was recently selected to receive funding from the Research Leader Support Program, a project administered by the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) and the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. Aug 30, 2016 SNU Researchers Find Happier People to Focus Less on Medal Color In the Rio Summer 2016 Olympics, South Korea won a total of nine gold medals, three silver medals, and nine bronze medals.