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May 10, 2019 Interview with President Oh Se-Jung Joongang Ilbo reporter Kim Jin-kook sat down with SNU President Oh Se-jung for an interview. The following is his account of their discussion. May 02, 2019 SNU School of Law Fellowship Accepting Applicants for Fall 2019 and 2020 SNU School of Law is accepting applicants for its fellow program for Fall 2019 and Spring and Fall 2020. Fellows receive monetary support as they conduct academic research and assist in student affairs. May 01, 2019 SNU Asia Center Holds Research Trainee Program Commencement Ceremony On February 27, the SNU Asia Center (SNUAC) held the 10th Commencement and 11th Orientation ceremonies for its research trainee program. May 01, 2019 SNU Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital Opens New Emergency Center On March 28, SNU Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH) held an opening ceremony for its new emergency medical center. Apr 23, 2019 "A Community of Creativity and Knowledge" Promotes SNU to the World The Seoul National University Public Relations Team has released a promotional video exhibiting the school’s academic prowess, rich history, and diverse talent pool to both domestic and international audiences. Apr 11, 2019 SNU Diversity Council Releases Second Annual Diversity Report In the Fall 2018 semester, the SNU Diversity Council released its second annual diversity report. By providing updated statistics on the SNU community, the annual report is a means to assess the university’s progress on diversity and internationalization Apr 05, 2019 SNU President Acknowledges Young Scholars in Fundamental Fields On March 29, President Oh Se-jung recognized junior scholars in the fundamental fields at a ceremony held at the Hoam Faculty House. Mar 25, 2019 College of Natural Sciences Hosts 26th Natural Sciences Open Lecture On February 9, the College of Natural Science hosted the 26th SNU Natural Sciences Public Lecture at the University Cultural Center. The event was co-hosted by KAOS Foundation and sponsored by Interpark. This year’s theme was “The Dreams and Challenges of Scientists.” Mar 25, 2019 Converting Rainwater into Drinking Water: SNU Builds Rainwater-Harvesting Facility in Vanuatu On March 20, Center for Rainwater Research of the SNU College of Engineering held a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the rainwater harvesting facility in Vanuatu, a South Pacific island country suffering from water shortage. Mar 18, 2019 SNU President Fellowship Awarded On March 11, SNU held an award ceremony for recipients of the Spring 2019 SNU President Fellowship (SPF). Mar 18, 2019 Advanced Institute of Convergence Technology Receives Commendation from the Ministry of Education On January 9, the Advanced Institute of Convergence Technology (AICT) was selected to receive commendation from the Korean Ministry of Education in recognition for its contributions to the community. Mar 08, 2019 SNU Alumnus Kim Jungsik Donates 50 Billion Won to Alma Mater for AI Research Kim Jungsik, President of Dae Duck Electronics, made a 50 billion won donation to SNU, his alma mater. The funds will be used to build the SNU counterpart of the new MIT College of Computing, which will serve as an interdisciplinary hub for research in AI and related fields.