Keimyung University held a spring camp for freshmen from January 14 to 18. It targeted 70 students who had passed a special entrance examination for local talents as well as to offer equal opportunities for underprivileged class. The spring camp has been operated annually for 8 years. The camp's programs include basic courses for enhancing self-directed learning capabilities, writing classes, philosophy and presentation education, efficient time management for improving college life adaptation, meeting with student mentors, communication education for improving interpersonal skills and leaders
Dong-san Medical Center set up the Health Donation Stairs which has responsibility for customer health and donations. It is the one of the donation projects in social community. Above all, using the stairs automatically raises 10 won per person. The donation will be used at the end of the year for low-income families at the hospital and medical expenses project. Dong-san Medical Center encourages people to use them by designing the walls related to health information. There are several medical institutions with the Health Donation Stairs, however, Dong-san Medical Center is the only one in Dae
The Keimyung University Hengso Museum displayed a ‘kettle with a low support attached in the bottom' and 'najeon pencil cases' as the cultural relics in February. The Najeon pencil cases were made during the Joseon Dynasty and were used for storing paper and brushes, and the hoofed kettle was made during the Three Kingdoms Period. I had an opportunity to use the kettle, but as there was no other handle on the kettle, I held the low support attached to the bottom and was able to use it. The museum selected the theme toeggi used in ancient times to examine how artifacts have changed in life thr
The ' Hwagyeae' exhibition, which means peaceful in Korean, is being held at the Daegu branch of Lotte Gallery, where graduates of art colleges in Daegu. Hwagyeae started in 2017 and the exhibition was organized by Lotte Gallery's Daegu branch to provide opportunities for art college graduates in Daegu and support creative activities. This year's subtitle is 'A leap forward.' Even after graduation, each student was encouraged to become an active artist both at home and abroad.You can see various works such as painting, sculpture, installation, and photography. The exhibition consists of one a
A special exhibition is being held from September 19 to December 8 at Keiymung University Hanso Museum. The exhibition theme is 'Congguk-ri culture during the Bronze Age: establishment of a settlement agricultural society and ancestor worship culture'. Songguk-ri culture is found in the Yeongnam region, and is known to have influenced Japan's Yayoi culture. Through a special exhibition titled "Songguk-ri Culture of the Bronze Age," visitors can reflect on the excavation of the Songguk-ri site in Buyeo which shows the shape of the rice farming village and the culture of ancestor worship.
On November 9, a music program called ‘The Noon Organ Music Festival’ was held at Adams Chapel. The performer was Anselm Winfried Muller, a professor of philosophy at the University of Chicago in the U.S. He entertained the audience and played ‘Praludium und Fuge uber.’ The performance program for the evening was 19th century romantic German organ music, and the composers were three German composers. The performance brought stability for my mind and allowed me to empty my head for a while. For those that are interested, there is a noon music festival held at Adams Chapel from 12:30 to 12:55 p
A cornerstone dialogue organized by the Foreign Ministry was held on November 12. The topic was: A conversation on peace, friendship and the future. Representatives from the U.S. and Canadian embassies in Korea attended this event along with hundreds of students and professors. The dialogue also held a question and answer session, as well as provided opportunities to communicate views on the nation’s foreign policy and the Korea-U.S. alliance. The event was an important opportunity to learn about the Korea-U.S. relationship and the government’s policies. The Foreign Ministry intends to conduct
Late in the afternoon on the October 24 , two wild boars were spotted walking around at the Sungseo Campus at Keimyung University in Daegu. One of the wild boars was shot in 30 minutes by a team of officers at the Dalseo-gu Office, while the other has failed to be captured as the officers could not find its tracks. Meanwhile, experts advise that if you encounter a wild boar you should slowly walk away while looking straight in their eyes as wild boars attack them when you run or shout. In addition, you can avoid a crisis if you quickly hide by hiding behind trees and rocks.
The Keimyung Cultureful Festival was held on October 1 and 2 by the 36th Whole Club Union. The 3 events called ‘the Truth, Justice and Love’ were opened in 3 different places, around The Bauer Hall and the Main Stadium, and in front of the Main Gate of KMU. Also, on the Red Block streets in front of the east gate, there were concerts. Many students enjoyed the festival by participating in the events and eating snacks from the food trucks and booths.
The 6th Hyundai Motor Group Drama & Music Festival for Universities, which is Korea’s largest scale fesitval, was held on September 2. 23,000 students and 75 teams from 65 universities participated in this festival. Urine Town’s musical which is a team from the Stage Play and Musical Department at Keimyung University won the grand prize for the best individual director prize, and the bronze trophy for group performance at this year’s University Musical Festival which was the biggest ever. Also, these awards are more meaningful because all of the professors from the Stage Play and Musical D
On September 20, 2018 a University Recruit Tour was held at Keimyung University. This event was hosted by Daegu Metropolitan City and conducted by Daegu Chamber of Commerce and Keimyung University. There was a total of 34 participants including Daegu Bank who set up booths to offer on-site job interviews and recruitment consulting. Also at the fair, Keimyung alumni that had already entered firms gave special lectures about blind recruitment processes and hosted mini talks to solve students’ curiosity. 12 institutions, including public institutions, that had proactively relocated to innovative
Students at Keimyung University held a Flea Market on September 10th and 11th of this semester. A total of four colleges: Business Administration, Engineering, Social Science and Artech College, voluntarily participated in the flea Market at the small stadium of Seongseo Campus, and collected 3,000 items of clothing and necessities. Students visited Sinae Orphanage, a social welfare company, on September 15th to donate all of their profits. Moreover, about 200 items that were left after the sale were donated to The Beautiful Store and at this very meaningful event.