When I entered Yeungnam University, I hoped to enter clubs like soccer, music or study group. I heard clubs are a good to meet other people and that I can have many experiences there. Also, if I enter
Starting in March of 2014, foreign financial companies will be able to transfer Korean customer’s personal information. Korea disapproves of the transfer of information because of the danger of inform
CVS, a convenience store and drug store in the United States, declared a cigarette sales interruption. CVS has a plan to stop cigarette sales this October in around seventy six hundred stores. This de
The Woods Citizens group was formed to represent ‘Dalbitdongmaeng’ of Daegu and Gwangju in each city. Two cities have been promoting various joint businesses together under the name of ‘Dalbitdongmaen
Since the government designated this year as the year of culture, they have made many policies that they will be implement in March of 2014. The purpose of these policies is to improve the nation’s cu
A mock TOEIC test for organizing the classes of Practical English was taken in February. Any freshman was eligible to take the test. Unlike previous years, after analyzing score of the test YU let stu
In Yeungnam university, Y-type PSB system has operated since 2013 fall semester. The Y-type PSB system allows non-business department students to listen business school lectures. This system is promot
Despite poor management issues regarding the medical college, YU medical college graduate school have been soaring regardless. Last January, every undergraduate and graduate student passed the 78th Na
Two million Syrian refugees have been forced to flee their homes due to the civil war that is raging in that country. They are in constant danger and very poor although they left to get away from the war and to find food and clean water. International NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations), like Good Neighbors, and Save the Children, are preparing emergency aid packages for the flood of refugees. Whereas, the human rights group, “Amnesty International” pledges to international community in order to let human rights organizations and groups have free access to civilians who need aid packages urgently. Let us look at “poverty” from human rights’ point of view and look for how Amnesty International solves the problem related to poverty as improvement of human rights.
Full time employment at a university is becoming known as “god’s workplace” among job seekers. This is due to the competitive annual salary and excellent retirement benefits. Based on these conditions we should be able to expect superior services from university staff. Unfortunately this is not always the case. YU students often write messages about their experiences with YU employees’ unkindness on the YU official homepage or the “YU kiki” community. The Observer decided to investigate the state of service that exists at YU.
Everyone has probably heard about the love story of Lee Mong Ryong and Sung Chun Hyang. Love andthe hope of a loving relationship have existed from beginning of recorded history, but dating customs ha
According to the 2012 university libraries statistical analysis sourcebook published by the Ministry of Education and the Korea Research Information Service, the number of books lent to registered students totaled less than 10 per student at 414 university libraries last year. Lack of interest in reading amongst students is a recurring issue. Each university strives to raise their students’ interest in reading. One university has gone so far as to award prize products like a tablet PC for reading. We decided to investigate what YU is doing to encourage its students to read more.
Anyone, who rummaged the massive file of the British parliamentary debate and brooded over the University Education Bill on 11 March 1873 from which the words of Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) are quot
Confessions of a Shopaholic was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer. The main character is Rebecca who is addicted to shopping. She has a best friend and her name is Suze and they share an apartment togethe
I saw the movie “Wish.” Recently Wish has become a popular topic because it is based on a true story. While watching the movie, most people feel rage and sadness at the same time. The actors in the mo
“Bhartiya Mahila” a bank only for women will open on November 19th of this year. The bank is being established to ensure women’s rights and to create safety zones for women. Furthermore, most bank cle