The cultural level of a country or city is shown in its museums and libraries, and university libraries are the starting point of such an investigation. One of the world's best universities, Harvard University, gains its power not from its great professors and smart students but from its library
Encountering a student wearing her major's baseball jacket to course of other majors is no longer an awkward scene since plenty of students are now double majoring. From this year, 2015, students who enter Sookmyung must double major if they are not planning on minoring in a subject or doing an
After every class ends, Sookmyungians look for the best place to eat their lunch or snack. However, lots of students go out for food rather than going to nearest cafeteria in campus. With having problems of raising charge and bad service, there was even a Sookmyung food truck by the student union as
“30 years later every family will own a 3D printer and make copies of household items.” This is the opinion held by three students when they discussed the future of humanity during a presentation competition held at the Humanities Festival. They thought about the future deeply and questioned present
Yoon Seohyang, a blind middle school English teacher, and Kim Yeji, a well-known blind pianist are not the only hidden gems at SMU. Despite big obstacles, more and more physically-challenged students from SMU are vigorously brightening Korean society. SMU’s gentle power to move the world is succeedi
Park, a second year student at Sookmyung Women's University wants to reserve a spot in the school library. She will not need a computer nor need to go directly to the library because she has downloaded the Smart Sookmyung application on her smart phone. She is able to reserve a library seat with
Imagine one day a foreigner asks you, “I need to go to Student Union Building. Where is it?” How would you answer? Perhaps most Sookmyungians would reply well, but some cannot respond. If you are of those few who would not be able to respond, how about enrolling in one of the many English course and
Sookmyung will soon start large-scale reconstruction. Hand-written posters are attached to pillars of every building, long articles are posted on the online community, and students feel uneasy and anxious. In regards to department mergers and abolition and the establishment of new departments, canar
Sookmyung student council helps us in a variety of aspects. It is one of the ways the university listens to student voices and tries to solve dissatisfaction. This month, Sookmyung Women’s University is ready to greet its new student council for a brighter college life. How did the election play out
How much do you know about products of the brand Sookmyung? From students easily seen wandering about campus using Snowflake ear-caps to more products like Sookmyung Wine there exist quite a diversity of products. Yet, not many are well known, which hinders their success. Hence, the Sookmyung Times
Imagine being on the opposite side of earth, studying and getting along with foreign friends while in an exotic environment. This is one of the biggest topics of conversation among university students. However, it is onerous to plan and carry out an oversea trip on one’s own. To help, Sookmyung impl
Walking around Sookmyung campus, you encounter a flood of information from numerous posters. These posters are everywhere. They are plastered in classrooms, on elevators and stairs and can even be found in toilets. They are creating a huge ugly inappropriate mess on notice boards, but the flood continuous. Nevertheless, have you ever wondered what sparks this chaos in the first place? Is it okay to leave the places full of poster in such disarray? The Sookmyung Times set out to find an answer to these questions.
We live with lots of worries. The best way to deal with those worries is to find solutions by telling the concern to one who will listen and give much needed advice. However, when we live, there are m
Jang Yewon, Ga Aeran, and Bae Hyunjin. What do they all have in common? First of all, they used to be SMU publicity models, but they have another similarity. They are currently working as news anchors
We Have Two CampusesWith a crosswalk at the center, there are two SMU campuses on the left and right side. The 1st campus is on the left side and the 2nd campus is on the right side from the Sookmyung
All the students of SMU know that our university is too small. For that reason, Sookmyungians can’t even find the facilities. I don’t have any batteries, but where can I go? And the cafés out of school are too expensive, so I want to use the school cafés, but where are they? Moreover, I want to exercise in school, but are there any great places to do it? Where are all these facilities? Are they even in SMU? The Sookmyung Times will show you SMU’s center, or hidden places for you!
On the way to SMU, you pass some mysterious buildings over and over. Some of you might notice them and start having question, but almost of you have little interests about them. These buildings are out of main campus (The 1st Campus & The Foundation Campus) and look like one of common buildings among a large number of cafes, shops and residential area in the whole district Chungpa-dong. However each of them has SMU’s logo on their entrance sign board, so it says that they belong to SMU undoubtedly. So, The Sookmyung Times (SMT) set to work figuring out what they are and what they are for.