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Jun 10, 2022 Seoul National University’s Rise in World University Rankings We Together Make a World-leading University Jun 08, 2022 An Intelligent Assistant for International SNU Members – SNUgle-i According to the “2020 SNU Diversity Report” published by the SNU Diversity Council, there are students from approximately 123 nations at SNU, a figure which considers both home and exchange students. Jun 08, 2022 Heal your body and your mind walking down the campus! – Introducing the SNU-Walk Seoul National University (SNU) Gwanak Campus has a good campus where students and staff can take a break walking. However, sometimes it’s difficult to decide which trail to take on a large campus. Jun 08, 2022 SNU Extension College: Increasing the Value of Lifelong Education The 21st century is the era of lifelong education. With the extension of the average life span, people started to worry about life after retirement, feeling a need to develop their capabilities outside their original field of expertise. Jun 02, 2022 SNUAC Conference: Exploring the Inextricable Bond Between Hallyu and Netflix The word “Hallyu”, or the Korean Wave, has been around for a while, but no one expected it to become as enormous a tide as it has today. Jun 02, 2022 Insights from the Special Seminar on the Russia-Ukraine War From March 16 to 18, people were invited to attend a series of special seminars on the Russia-Ukraine War, a crisis that is becoming of increasing concern to the international community. May 25, 2022 In-Person Freshman Orientations Are Back After a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19, freshman orientations are back as in-person events. This year’s program was unique, in that it was mainly organized by a team of students that enrolled in 2020 or 2021, and began their SNU careers during a pandemic. May 16, 2022 A Fairy Tale for the Girl in a Wheelchair Have you ever heard of the book “There Is No Fairy Tale for the Girl in a Wheelchair?” This is the Korean title of Canadian author Amanda Leduc’s book “Disfigured: On Fairy Tales, Disability, and Making Space.” Apr 29, 2022 Seoul National University Grants Honorary Degree of Doctor of Philosophy to Chairman Bang Si-Hyuk Seoul National University awarded the Honorary Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in business administration to Chairman HYBE Bang Si-Hyuk, who contributed greatly to enhancing the status of Korea by developing Korea's K-POP into the world's best pop culture. Apr 14, 2022 SNU Strengthens its Research in Science Studies by Establishing the Department of Science Studies Science Studies is a discipline focused on studying the nature of science and technology and their course of development. Apr 06, 2022 Technology and Art, a Liberal Arts Course Like No Other Art can be intimidating. Upon entering the “white cube,” a term suggesting the closed-off space for exhibitions, we sometimes feel uneasy by the contained atmosphere and worry about how to appreciate the artwork. Apr 06, 2022 Cultural Diversity and Social Contribution: SNU’s SHANUM Perhaps the most distinctive characteristic of our generation lies in the integration of its diverse population. There is no doubt that we don’t just exist, but coexist – these days, appreciation of cultural diversity is extremely important.