Most people around the world have worried about the Korean Peninsula as well as Korean nations because of world peace. Over time, there still remains many conflicts. There was a summit between North and South Korea after 11 years. The peace of the peninsula is one of the biggest events not only for peace of world but also for Korean history. Although the nations thought only the unification can be the answer, nowadays, their opinions are divided. ProOn April 27, there was an inter-Korea summit that ended well. In addition, another summit is planned for this fall. All nations, and of course Kor
● Hamy Vuong, tourism managementNowadays, Korea and Vietnam are having a lot of exchanges. President Moon Jae-in’s first trip in 2018 was to Vietnam. Therefore, we need to know more about Vietnamese culture. There are many similar and different things between Korean and Vietnamese culture. Fortunately, many Vietnamese students are here at Keimyung, so I had an interview with one of them about Vietnam and Vietnamese culture.1. Please introduce yourself.Hi. I am Ha My Vuong. My major is tourism management. Last semester, I came to Korea from Vietnam. I studied Korean language at VNU.2. What was
Since the Fourth Industrial Revolution has begun, big data has become very important in our lives. Along with that, personal information protection has become important, too. The European Union recognizes the importance of protection, so they amended the EU rules about information protection. On April 14, 2016, the European Parliament approved the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which has received worldwide attention. It began being enforced on May 25, 2018.The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a set rule about general information protection in the European Union. This is
An inter-Korea summit was held on April 27. The leaders of South and North Korea, President Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un, met at Panmunjom. They talked nearly 100 minutes after starting at 10:15am. The two leaders had a serious and honest discussion on how to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula, establish permanent peace and develop the South-North Korea relationship. The Panmunjeom Declaration shows that they have committed themselves to the complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. In addition, they announced the end of the Korean War with a formal declaration later this year. This eve
On May 17. The “12th Jeon San-Cho Student Symposium” was held at Johnson hall in the college of Nursing.Dr. Jeon San-cho paved the way for the Korean nursing system and developed the education of nursing. She emphasized the spirit of nursing and is said to be the mother of the Korean nursing system today. This event to honor the spirit of the temple was hold with a number of officials. The event was held with awards for excellent thesis.There was also a special lecture by Lee Hyun-kyung, a professor of nursing at Yonsei University, under the theme of expanding nursing leadership in the global
The opening ceremony of the traveling exhibition ‘Packing Art of Joseon Dynasty’ was held on the first floor of the Hengso Museum on May 14th. The special exhibition, which runs from May 14th to July 14th, will display 43 items and 80 pieces related to Joseon’s royal packaging art, which is owned by the National Palace Museum of Korea. Shin Il-hi, president of Kemiyung University, mentioned through the ceremony that many people, including students, faculty members and Daegu citizens, could directly appreciate the wisdom of our ancestors who used to formally decorate package.
On May 9th, 2018, the 5th Asia-Pacific International Chopin Piano Competition was held at Keimyung University. It was offered as an opportunity for talented young pianists around the world. The final round, which started May 9th lasted until May 15th. The award ceremony and the winning concert were held on May 18th, following the Junior Championship on May 16th and the Senior Finals on May 17th. Synn Il-hi, the president of Keimyung University and the chairperson of this competition, felt proud of this competition, “I hope that this competition will contribute greatly to the discovery of outst
The chief of the National Police Agency in Daegu came to KMU on May 3rd of this year. He came to address students across all majors that are interested in becoming police officers in the future. For the potential future police officers, this program showed three subjects. The first was the devotion of the prosecution between investigations, the second was improvement of the way to request an arrest warrant, and the final was the revolution of the policing structure. Through this program, students were able to get more information which is not usually accessible.
From May 9th to 11th, a total of three days, the Keimyung University Festival was held. The festival is called “Byeolhaje”, a pure Korean word that means to be a shining star. It means that students from Keimyung University gather in one place to enjoy the festival and hope to leap up to come a shining person, like a star. During the day, a special lecture and briefing session was held at each building of the Bauer Hall and Student Career Support Team, and at night, a singing and dancing contest was held in the stadium and the closing was decorated with performances.In addition, there were var
On April 30, the External Affairs Team held an Alumni Association scholarship delivery ceremony. The scholarship delivery ceremony was held in the second conference room of the Seongseo Campus main building at Keimyung University. The Alumni Association now has a 60 year tradition. And to mark the 60th anniversary of its foundation this year, the school's Alumni Association is hosting the student association's support business scholarship awards.The event was hold with a number of officials related with Keimyung University including Lee Jae-ha, the president of the Alumni Association, and Synn
On May 26th, 2018, the 5th National College Debate Championship was held in Keimyung University. The debate, which marks its fifth anniversary this year, is held annually to help college students establish a debating culture and strengthen their democratic communication skills. The subject of the tournament was 'The juvenile law should be abolished.’ and final rounds of the competition was 'Unification is necessary.'The winning team was the Jung-in team of Chung-Ang University. The four teams from Keimyung University each received third place awards, participation prizes, and various other pri
The 119th Foundation Day of KMU was held in Adams Chapel May18,2018, and it was attended by all school personnel. President Shin Il-Hee, the president of KMU, took part in the ceremony with a congratulatory speech. A prayer quoted from Isaiah 41:10 was presented during the ceremony: "So do not fear, I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand”. All personnel were asked to keep this phrase in mind and also shared a prayer together. For this event, Klaudiusz Baran, the president of the National Chopin Un