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May 27, 2021 Can We Open the Era of Battery-less Wearable Devices? Thomas Seebeck, born in a rich German merchant’s family in 1770, graduated a medical school and opened a hospital according to the family’s wish, but he was not satisfied with his life as a physician. Wanting to be a scientist, particularly a physicist, he spent his free time doing various experiments as an amateur physicist. May 27, 2021 Dreaming a Space for All Where Social Values Are Realized Public architecture refers to the social infrastructure utilized by many people, including the public offices, schools, hospitals and libraries that are commonly found around us. Although providing public services and being closely connected to our daily life, public architecture has uniform appearances and plays the minimum roles. May 27, 2021 Equal Urban Development Realized by Social Innovation Professor Kyung-min Kim, who received the Ph. D degree in urban planning and real estate studies in Harvard University, early noticed the roles of social enterprises in cities and the potentials of shared spaces. May 27, 2021 Somewhere between Imagination and Reality - A Tale of Two Universes Space Sweepers was planned by taking a very simple opportunity. About 10 years ago, I was talking with one of my acquaintances about space debris. I learned that the components from the space vehicles that we humans launch, disabled satellites or other various fragments are causing big problems. May 26, 2021 Interview with Professor Jaeyong Song, Recipient of the 2020 Excellence in Research Award Professor Jaeyong Song (Graduate School of Business) was one of the ten recipients of the 2020 Excellence in Research Award. He is a renowned scholar in the field of international business and strategy. May 14, 2021 SNU Launches ‘Ombudsperson’ Service SNU has initiated the ‘Ombudsperson’ service to address various difficulties members of the campus community face in working with each other. May 14, 2021 Experiencing a Connected World Online: 2020 Digital SNU in the World Overseas programs are one of the most anticipated highlights of university life. SNU offers a variety of international education opportunities to enhance the international capabilities of its students. May 14, 2021 Biological Sciences Professor V Narry Kim appointed as the first Korean member of the Royal Society Professor V Narry Kim, Director of the Institute of Basic Science Center for RNA Research, was selected as a foreign national member of the Royal Society of England. This is the first appointment of its kind for a Korean national. Apr 20, 2021 SNU Becomes First Korean University to Win iF Design Award for Official Website Official website of Seoul National University, which won the iF Design Award 2021 in communication design Apr 12, 2021 Getting cozy with SNU: A first-year student’s online guide February marks the end of the agonizing wait for their university acceptance letters and the start of what for many will be some of the happiest years of their lives, filled with new friendships, experiences and opportunities. Mar 31, 2021 New Departments of Study to Open New Possibilities This spring, Seoul National University adds three new academic departments to its list of graduate programs, with the objective of meeting social needs and promoting deeper research. Mar 31, 2021 A Virtual Tour of the SNU Central Library The SNU Central Library boasts the largest collection of books and scope of facilities among university libraries in Korea.