Month: June 2012

Sharing expertise with a masterclass

“Through playing violin you should try to convey all emotions to the audience.” – Vilde Frang On May 28, Norwegian violin virtuoso Vilde Frang led a German School of Music Weimar Masterclass in Kangnam University’s Woowon Hall. Working with students…

Seniority’s complex

Many college students are interested in making personal connections. These can consist of friends, professors, and the senior (선배)-junior (후배) relationship. This last one is considered especially important. In Korea it is a virtue when seniors show consideration for juniors,…

Student-Centered Green Campus

On Thursday May, 24th at 10:30 in the morning until noon, Kangnam University held “The Third Annual Gyeonggi-do Green Campus International Forum” at Woowon Hall. This event was co-hosted by Gyeonggi-do and our university. This year marked the third anniversary…

Rockin’ in a green world

The last weekend of May, rock maniacs flocked to Nanji Park at the Han River to enjoy Greenplugged Seoul 2012, one of Korea’s biggest rock festivals. This year, Greenplugged was held for two days and almost 100 musicians participated. The…

KISS goes to Anmyeon-do

The Kangnam International Student Society (KISS) organized a Korean Cultural Experience Tour for seventy-three international students on 26 May 2012 on Anmyeon Island located in Chungcheongnam-do. Due to heavy traffic the bus ride took two hours longer than expected, causing…