RSS bulletin board 2.0 /data/nasdata/homepage/JWIZARD_7.0.0_smu/sites/sookmyungen/ ko Sookmyung Women’s University becomes an official member of Agence universitaire de la Francophonie /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27881/ 2018-02-09 11:44:59.0 홍보팀 Our university became an official member ofAgence universitaire de la Francophonie (hereinafter “AUF”), which is aninternational network of higher education institutions in French-speakingregions. AUF is an higher education and researchassociation with 835 institutions from 111 nations around the wo Proud Sookmyungians honoring the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics! /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27880/ 2018-02-09 11:38:44.0 홍보팀 We are only 10 days away from this year’slargest sports event, the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. As this is the firstWinter Olympics held in Korea, it is probably one of the hottest topics ofconversation for many Koreans, but there are those who are especially lookingforward to this event. They are o 2.APWINC, conducts “2017 UNESCO - UNITWIN ICT and Leadership Training” in Indonesia /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27879/ 2018-02-09 11:35:10.0 홍보팀 From Jan. 8 ~ 12, The Asia Pacific Women'sInformation Network Center conducted the “2017 UNESCO - UNITWIN ICT andLeadership Training” at the Universitas Gadjah Mada in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. The training team comprised of our school’steaching staff and 10 assistant students visited the new UNITWIN Large showcase of creative ideas at the 1st Capstone Design Competition /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27878/ 2018-02-09 11:28:19.0 홍보팀 Sookmyung Women’s University held the 1st CapstoneDesign Competition organized by the PRIME Project Group at the campus Start-UpLounge on December 27.This competition was held with the aims tointroduce the results and products of creative ideas from the students’Capstone Design curriculum and to fos 3.Sookmyung Women’s University, signs an MOU for fostering IT professionals with Amazon Web Services /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27877/ 2018-02-09 11:22:13.0 홍보팀 Our university is to conduct computingeducation through partnership with the world’s number 1 corporation in thefield of cloud computing, Amazon Web Services (hereinafter “AWS”). Attended by President Jungai Kang,Representative of AWS Korea Public Projects Yoon Jeong-won, and officials oftwo institu Sookmyung Women’s University, ranks 3rd Private University in the NCSI survey /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27876/ 2018-02-09 11:15:55.0 홍보팀 Our university took a joint third place inthe private university category of the National Customer Satisfaction Index(NCSI) survey that is co-organized by Chosun Ilbo and Korean ProductivityCenter. The results of this survey was based on individualinterviews conducted on 3,890 students from 15 top p “Come and experience cutting-edge engineering technology,” the opening of Meet PRIME Season 2 /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27875/ 2018-02-09 11:12:26.0 홍보팀 From November 14 ~ 15, the “Meet PRIMESeason 2” event was held at the Start-up Lounge of the Sookmyung BusinessIncubation Center. While the Season 1 event that was held in March introducedvarious ventures conducted by the PRIME Project Group, the Season 2 event was centeredon the promotion of the S All-nighter with friends, the opening of the 3rd “All-Night Reading” /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27874/ 2018-02-09 11:00:14.0 홍보팀 On November 9, the “Reading My Life - The 3rd All-NightReading” event was held at the C•C Plaza on the 5th floor of our university’sMain Library. This event has been prepared to provide students who are missingout on the enjoyment of reading with an opportunity to read for two straightdays without s Sookmyung Women’s University, holds Poetry Reading Festival hosted by the College of Liberal Arts /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27873/ 2018-02-09 10:49:41.0 홍보팀 On November 8, the 7th Sookmyungian PoetryReading Festival was held at the Centennial Hall’s Samsung Convention Center oncampus. The Sookmyungian Poetry Reading Festival is a traditional event thatstarted in 2005, which is held every two years by the College of Liberal Arts.This festival was partici “Opening a big page of career alumni exchange,” the 2017 Sookmyung Power Network Day Event /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27872/ 2018-02-09 10:42:21.0 홍보팀 The “2017 Sookmyung Power Network Day,” which is anevent for the career networking of Sookmyung alumni, was held on October 18(Wed) in the Grand Ballroom of Grand Hyatt Hotel in Seoul. Celebrating its 3rd anniversary this year, theSookmyung Power Network Day was prepared with the aim to bring toget Sookmyung University, installs Healthy Steps to improve student fitness /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27870/ 2018-02-09 10:21:19.0 홍보팀 As a part of the Healthy Steps Project forimproving the fitness of the students, our university installed the “SookmyungHealthy Steps” at the Queen Sunheon Building. The Healthy Steps Project is an exercisecampaign based on promoting more frequent use of steps to encourage physicalfitness for the So Campus Town’s base center, “the Sookmyung CROSS Campus,” opens in Yongsan Electronics Market /bbs/sookmyungen/78/27869/ 2018-02-09 10:16:24.0 홍보팀 On October 12, our university announced the openingof the base center for the Campus Town project that is jointly being promotedwith Seoul City and Yongsan District in hopes to revitalize the community,resolve youth-related issues, among other issues. The base center of “the Sookmyung CROSS Campus” ‘Sookmyung’s 111th anniversary of foundation, brightening the future with bright light’ 『For the Wonderful Sookmyung』 held /bbs/sookmyungen/78/26712/ 2018-01-03 11:44:42.0 홍보팀 Sookmyung Women’s University opened 『Forthe Wonderful Sookmyung』to celebrate the 111th year of establishment at the Grand HayattSeoul on November 1st, Wednesday. Individuals, who have practicednoblesse oblige and have supported both materially and morally for Sookmyung,were invited. The advisers of Festival of Reserve Officers’ Training Corps ‘2017 Cheongpa Martial Festival’ /bbs/sookmyungen/78/26710/ 2018-01-03 11:36:54.0 홍보팀 The very first female university toproduce ROTC held a festival to wrap up their activities for the year. On November23, ROTC held a ‘CheongpaMartial Festival’ at the Samsung Convention Center inside the Centennial Hall.About 240 participants, including ROTC cadets and their family, and schoolautho Sookmyung Women’s University Wins Minister of Employment and Labor Award for 2017 Youth Dream College of Best Practice /bbs/sookmyungen/78/26603/ 2017-12-21 10:51:29.0 홍보팀 Our university was awarded the “Ministerof Employment and Labor Award for 2017 Youth Dream College of Best Practice” atthe College Career/Employment Best Practice Award and Sharing Seminar that washeld at the D-Cube City of Seoul Sheraton Hotel on December 13.Youth Dream College of Best Practice,whi Alumni Association Holds Alumni Hall Opening Ceremony and Year-end Executive Committee Meeting /bbs/sookmyungen/78/26602/ 2017-12-21 10:46:24.0 홍보팀 The long awaited nesting place for our university’salumni has finally opened. Sookmyung Women’s University Alumni Associationannounced that it held the opening ceremony of Sookmyung Women’s UniversityAlumni Hall in Hyochang-dong, Yongsan-gu, on the 12th. The Alumni Hall has been constructed as a Sookmyung Women’s University Broadens International Partnership with Top Universities in Indonesia /bbs/sookmyungen/78/26601/ 2017-12-21 10:37:12.0 홍보팀 Our university visited Jakarta, thecapital of Indonesia, to expand our exchange and collaborative relationshipwith the most prestigious universities.Our university’s Director ofOffice of External Affairs, Lee Hyung-jin, and the team from the Office ofInternational Affairs visited Jakarta from Novemb Sookmyung Women’s University Holds Korea-China Youth Forum with Chinese Youth Representative Team /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24284/ 2017-12-01 13:59:22.0 홍보팀 Ouruniversity conducted the 22nd Korea-China Youth Forum by inviting Beijing Youth League Teamon November 7. TheBeijing Youth League is affiliated with the Communist Youth League of China,which is a youth league operated by the communist party in China to fosterfuture leaders. The Communist Youth Le Sookmyung Women’s University Enters MOU with Inje University to Expand PRIME Project Performance /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24283/ 2017-12-01 13:52:30.0 홍보팀 Ouruniversity announced that it has entered an MOU with Inje University on the28th (Tue) to expand the results of PRIME Project and information sharing. Throughthis MOU, the two institutions are to ▲ jointly hold Capstone Design studentexchange and competition, ▲ jointly hold and operate workshops, Sookmyung Women’s University Selected as Excellent Youth Dream University in 2017 /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24282/ 2017-12-01 13:46:53.0 홍보팀 Ouruniversity was selected as an Excellent Youth Dream University through the Youth Dream University Evaluationannounced by the Dong-A Ilbo News on November 28. TheYouth Dream University Evaluation is an assessment that is jointly conducted bythe Dong-A Ilbo, Ministry of Employment and Labor, Korea Asia Pacific Women’s Information Network Center hosts APEC Female Enterprises and Smart Technology Seminar at 2017 Women and Economy Forum /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24240/ 2017-11-27 13:49:56.0 홍보팀 Asia Pacific Women’s InformationNetwork Center(APWINC) hosted 「APECFemale Enterprises and Smart Technology Seminar」as part of the APEC Women and Economy Forum(WEF) in Hue, Vietnam on September28th. The APEC Women and Economy Forum wasestablished in 1989 to promote the economic equilibrium and stable Sookmyung Women s University s Beacon Smart Attendance System wins Digital Innovation Grand! /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24239/ 2017-11-27 13:34:29.0 홍보팀 SMU won the '2017 12th digital innovation grandprize' hosted by the Hankook Ilbo and sponsored by the Ministry of Science andICT. [See relevant article: Sookmyung Women'sUniversity, Establishing smart campus to foster 'convergent talent'] With the advent of the Fourth Industrial Revolution,this cont Sookmyung Women’s University’s TESOL Successfully Holds Korea TESOL-PAC International Conference /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24171/ 2017-11-15 16:29:31.0 홍보팀 Our university successfully held the25th KOTESOL International Conference jointly sponsored by Korea TESOL(KOTESOL) and Pan-Asian Consortium (PAC) at the Centennial Hall’s SamsungConvention Center from October 21 to 22. This international conference that centered on the topic was attended by mor “Expanding the Horizon of Overseas Korean Studies,” Sookmyung Selected for Global e-School /bbs/sookmyungen/78/24170/ 2017-11-15 16:20:40.0 홍보팀 Our university has been selected as a participant of “KF Global e-School3-Step Project” that is conducted by the Korea Foundation (KF). Following the increase of global interest in Korean studies educationand research, KF Global e-School (hereinafter “e-School”) is a project thatprovides real-time v Outdoor concert celebrating the 111th Anniversary of the Establishment of Sookmyung Women’s University /bbs/sookmyungen/78/23986/ 2017-10-23 10:56:23.0 홍보팀 Sookmyung Women’s University held an outdoor concert that broughtSookmyung students together, celebrating the fact that Sookmyung was established111 years ago. On September 14th, in thesquare in front of the Sunheon building an outdoor concert was hosted by the Schoolof Music for the unity of all S Opening of Electronic Information Fair to Inform People Its Utilization /bbs/sookmyungen/78/23985/ 2017-10-23 10:48:15.0 홍보팀 On September 12, Sookmyung Women’sUniversity’s main library held an Electronic Intelligence Fair where studentslearned how to use electronic information, such as scholar DBs (Databases),E-Journals, and E-Books. This 6-hour fair was packed with diverseand informative programs. On the firstfloor o Sookmyung Women’s University TESOL attests to the best English education institution through successful Intensive English Teacher Training /bbs/sookmyungen/78/23831/ 2017-10-10 13:37:01.0 홍보팀 From August 24~25, Sookmyung Women’s University TESOL successfully heldthe graduation of Intensive English Teacher Training, which was conducted todevelop the expertise of elementary/middle/high school English instructors. The Intensive English Teacher Training, which was jointly organized bythe Min Sookmyung Institute of Security Studies holds special guest lecture with Thomas Gass, the United Nations Assistant Secretary-General in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs /bbs/sookmyungen/78/23830/ 2017-10-10 13:25:58.0 홍보팀 At the campus Gemma Hall on September 12 (Tue), the Sookmyung Instituteof Security Studies held a special guest lecture with Dr. Thomas Gass, who isthe United Nations Assistant Secretary-General in the Department of Economicand Social Affairs. The 『GlobalCitizenship and International Development』 Successfully Finishing the English Camp for Children with Sookmyung TESOL and Yongsan-gu Office. /bbs/sookmyungen/78/23829/ 2017-10-10 11:54:31.0 홍보팀 Sookmyung Women’s University TESOL Smart Team and Yongsan-gu Officehosted a 2017 English Summer Camp for children as part of the project ofcultivating global individuals. To celebrate the completion of the camp, theteam held a ceremony last August 8th in Sookmyung Gemma Hall afterthe two weeks sched Sookmyung Interpretation Volunteers (SMIV) Hosts a Language Camp for Children, “Dreams Shining Like Stars, Spreading Out to the World”. /bbs/sookmyungen/78/23828/ 2017-10-10 11:47:16.0 홍보팀 Sookmyung Women’s University’sLeadership Group Sookmyung Interpretation Voulnteers (also known as SMIV)hosted “Hanbyul Camp” for five days starting from July 24th to 28th. The title of the program, “Hanbyul”,implies that all children are shining individuals, with its slogan, “Dreamsshining like star 2017 Sookmyung Women s Localization Summer School /bbs/sookmyungen/78/19896/ 2017-08-28 14:01:07.0 홍보팀 The '2017 Sookmyung Women's LocalizationSummer School' hosted by the Department of English PRIME held from July 17 to21. ‘Localization’ refers to theprocess of coordinating text translation in the fields of local culture, law,language, and technology requirements in the process of introducing and se Le Cordon Bleu-Sookmyung Academy, Hosting Dinner for Chaine des Rotisseurs /bbs/sookmyungen/78/19895/ 2017-08-28 13:49:58.0 홍보팀 On July 8th Le CordonBleu-Sookmyung Academy hosted ‘Chaine des Rotisseurs Dinner’ for the first timeas a Korean culinary institution. Chaine des Rotisseursis a global organization with 25,000 members from 80 different countriesworldwide. It serves the role of promoting and advancing the traditional The Chung Young Yang Embroidery Museum Hosts the Largest Scale Online Exhibition Project with Google /bbs/sookmyungen/78/19752/ 2017-08-04 09:41:12.0 홍보팀 SookmyungWomen’s University’s Chung Young Yang Embroidery Museum(C.E.M), along withGoogle, will host the largest online virtual exhibition with 3,000 year fashionhistory. Google’sonline platform that exhibits works of art ‘Google Arts Culture’ is acollaborative effort of ‘We Wear Culture’ with 18 Asia Pacific Women’s Information Network Center hosts UNESCO-UNITWIN Network Establishment Workshop /bbs/sookmyungen/78/19751/ 2017-08-04 09:31:27.0 홍보팀 The AsiaPacific Women’s Information Network Center (APWINC) of Sookmyung Women’sUniversity, held ‘2017 UNESCO-UNITWIN Network Establishment Domestic InvitationWorkshop’ for two days from May 29th to 30th as apart of the regular business of ‘UNESCO-UNTWIN’ (University Twinning andNetworking) program Road to the International Organization That Four Global Women Leaders Describe /bbs/sookmyungen/78/19247/ 2017-06-29 16:33:26.0 홍보팀 TheGlobal Governance Institute of our university co-hosted this open forum withWBG Korea Office, GCF, and GGGI on 'The Way to Enter the International Organization(Beyond the Barriers - Women in Development)'in which became an opportunity tohear the voices of the global women leaders. There were 4 ‘The 9th Korean-American Alumni Association;’ Another Global Sookmyung in Las Vegas /bbs/sookmyungen/78/19246/ 2017-06-29 16:25:37.0 홍보팀 From Friday, May 5th to Sunday,May 7th, ‘The 9th Korean-American Alumni Association (KAAA)’ was heldat the Hotel Orleans in Las Vegas, USA. It was a meaningful day with around 120alumni in the region participating, including Kang Jung-ae, the President ofSookmyung, Jung Soon-ok, the President of Soo How would you like to learn “Cooking in French” at Le Cordon Bleu-Sookmyung Academy? /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18982/ 2017-06-05 15:18:30.0 홍보팀 On May 1, an interestinglecture was held at Le Cordon Bleu-Sookmyung Academy that is located on the 7thfloor of The Second Foundation Campus Continuing Education Building. Itwas the last class of “Cooking in French” program, which has been designed toenable the students to master technical terms use Our university jointly holds Korea TESOL International Conference in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Sookmyung TESOL /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18981/ 2017-06-05 15:11:25.0 홍보팀 This conference that was heldin celebration of the 20th Anniversary of Sookmyung TESOL and the 25thAnniversary of KOTESOL became a scene of discussion that reflects the times ofcreativity and convergence based on the topic that combines neuroscienceresearch and English education. During her congratu International Students Workshop with Fontys University of Applied Sciences /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18522/ 2017-05-29 11:32:18.0 홍보팀 The Department of Food and Nutrition and the Research Institute of Women’s Health of Sookmyung Women's University jointly organized an international students workshop, on the campus on March 28, 2017, inviting the faculty of Fontys University of Applied Sciences (UAS) of the Netherlands. Fonty An invitation to the Prestigious Russian MBA and Execution of Culture and Business Program by the Institute of International Education of Sookmyung Women’s University /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18517/ 2017-05-29 11:16:23.0 홍보팀 The Institute of International Education of our university executed the GLCI Culture and Business program on 40 MBA Students from a prestigious Russian university, RUDN, from March 20thto31st. RUDN University is a prestigious university ranked within TOP 5 based on last year’s university ranking Special Lecture by UNV Executive Coordinator Olivier Adam /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18366/ 2017-04-27 11:14:53.0 홍보팀 Olivier Adam, the Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers, who visited Korea for the 2nd Korea-UNV Strategic Dialogue, aconsultation for promoting UNV participation for young Koreans, delivered a special lecture at SMU on March 14. His lecture, prepared for students in the Department The educational reform movement that will lead the 4th industrial revolution blossoms at Sookmyung /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18365/ 2017-03-20 10:24:04.0 홍보팀 Our university held the “2017 Young Maker Education Launch Ceremony” at the Centennial Hall Samsung Convention Center on March 4. This event that is jointly organized by our university’s Research Center for Creative New Media Design and Maker Education Korea was prepared to popularize “Maker Movemen Our university produces graduates through the Viet Nam International Student Project conducted with /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18364/ 2017-03-20 10:15:05.0 홍보팀 They are Pham Huynh Y Quanh who graduated from Viet Nam National University (Ho Chi Minh City) and is majoring in economics at our university and Vo Thi Hong Phuong who is a public official in Qui Nhon City and has completed the graduate program in Biological Science. They have been studying at our The indicators of global Sookmyung, meet the foreign exchange students /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18363/ 2017-03-20 10:07:32.0 홍보팀 Our university also has foreign exchange students from diverse countries from all over the world as well. They are especially more visible in native language classes. This is why Sookmyung News met the foreign exchange students to relieve the curiosity of Sookmyungians. Sato Yumi is from Japan, Afza “Sookmyung, a new start of my life!” Opening of 2017 Admission Ceremony /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18362/ 2017-02-24 15:26:24.0 홍보팀 This admission ceremony that was held with the catch phrase “Sookmyung, a new start of my life!” was prepared to welcome the new students starting their promising college life and their families to the family of Sookmyung and to boost their spirit of passion and challenge. With a total of 3 The relationship with Zaytun Division, continued by Sookmyung /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18361/ 2017-02-24 15:17:57.0 홍보팀 The Kurdish people who are known as the world’s largest nomadic tribe have a lot of historic similarity with Korea. Much like Korea, the people have been fighting to build an independent state after their painful history of oppression from nearby powerful nations such as Turkey and Iraq, and the di Opening of “Korean Language Student Day” event organized by International Lingua Express /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18360/ 2017-02-24 15:13:07.0 홍보팀 The Korean Language Student Day is an end-of-year fellowship event for the foreign students who took the Korean language course at the Lingua Express for the past year to experience our culture and showoff their talents. The event was divided into 2 parts, and the first part included the comple “I can make dumplings too.” Opening of Lunar New Year s Day Cultural Event for WBBP foreign students /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18357/ 2017-02-03 11:02:08.0 홍보팀 This event was held as a part of the winter visit program, WBBP, supervised by our university’s Office of International Affairs. WBBP is the abbreviation of Winter Beyond Borders Program, which is a program that composes of various lectures, field trips, and experiential activities that provide oppo Opening of 2017 New Year Congratulatory Ceremony and Kick-off Ceremony /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18356/ 2017-02-03 10:49:24.0 홍보팀 on January 2, our university held the 2017 New Year Congratulatory Ceremony in front of the Second Foundation Campus Renaissance Plaza. The New Year Congratulatory Ceremony is an event for the university members to greet each other and look back on the past year of Sookmyung to move forward in The gentle power of Sookmyung blossoming in Viet Nam /bbs/sookmyungen/78/18355/ 2016-12-06 14:22:47.0 홍보팀 Our University s President Jungai Kang visited local institutions in Viet Nam for 4 days from November 4 to 7 and discussed diverse educational cooperation projects. This trip was made possible as our university was invited as the representative educational institution of Yongsan District for the 20