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Jan 21, 2021 New Horizons for Traditional Korean Music Professor Anna Yates-Lu admits that not even she herself could have expected that her pursuit of higher education would result in a faculty appointment in the Korean Music department at Seoul National University. Jan 13, 2021 There’s a new spider in town: advancing the field of robotics with ionic spiderwebs A new kind of robot has been born in Professor Jeong-Yun Sun’s lab, one that takes inspiration from the way spiders spin their webs. Jan 07, 2021 From Domestic to International Success – SNU’s Debate team SNU’s competitive spirit can be seen from the many teams its student body hosts. Dec 31, 2020 Interview with Professor Hyunsub Kum, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award Professor Hyunsub Kum of the Graduate School of Public Administration teaches the methodology course mandatory for all students of the school. Dec 17, 2020 Interview with Professor Cheol-Hwan Park, recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award Professor Cheol-Hwan Park (Department of Physics & Astronomy), back-to-back recipient of the College of Natural Sciences Teaching Award for 2016 and 2017, has adopted the flipped learning (or flipped classroom) model to help physics and astronomy students be more engaged in the traditionally grueling thermal and statistical physics classes. Dec 17, 2020 Interview with Professor Nongmoon Hwang, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award Professor Nongmoon Hwang (Department of Materials Science and Engineering) was one of ten recipients of the 2020 SNU Excellence in Teaching Award. Dec 17, 2020 Interview with Professor Hasoon Shin, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award Professor Hasoon Shin (Department of Oriental Painting, College of Fine Arts) was one of ten recipients of the 2020 SNU Excellence in Teaching Award. Dec 17, 2020 Interview with Professor Jong-Hag Choi, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award Professor Jong-Hag Choi (Department of Business Administration) who specializes in accounting information and management decision making is well-known for deftly combining theoretical and practical topics in class. Nov 27, 2020 Interview with Professor Zee Hwan Kim, recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Teaching Award Professor Zee Hwan Kim (Department of Chemistry) has radically changed the way general chemistry is taught to SNU freshmen. Nov 16, 2020 AI and the Future of Research Korean Language and Literature with AI: Artificial intelligence dates ancient manuscripts written in Korean (Hangul) Nov 16, 2020 BIOPOP, the Korean lab leading the way in African pastoralism research Kwondo Kim, a former student of Professor Heebal Kim (Department of Food and Animal Biotechnology), is currently a researcher at the National Institute of Health, an agency of the U.S Department of Health and Human Services. Oct 22, 2020 SNU Hosts “COVID-19 Vaccines: Where Are We?” Online Seminar On September 18, the SNU College of Medicine COVID-19 Science Committee hosted, under the leadership of Director General of the International Vaccine Institute (IVI) and world-renowned expert in HIV vaccine research Jerome Kim, the online seminar titled, “COVID-19 Vaccines: Where Are We?” where the current state of global research for vaccines against the SARS-CoV-2 virus was raised.