KOREA UNIVERSITY'S president Euh Yoon-Dae gave a speech on May 3rd at
Kakdanghun hosted by Yonsei Leaders Club. The title of the speech was
"The future of Korean Universities" and Euh claimed some problems of Korean
universities and their solutions.
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President Euh Yoon-dae giving a lecture at
(Photographed by Bang Hyun-duk)
Euh said, "I think that Korean University Education is in danger. I
think that the main reason for this danger is financial problems." At the end of
the speech, Euh suggested the four essential features of global leaders and he
asserted that both Yonsei and Korea University should change into better
universities that help students to foster these four features: passion, teamwork
ability, creativity and international communication ability.
"Euh's speech was too one sided, which, in my opinion, would not
gather students' agreement," said Cho Hye-gee (Fresh., Col. Of Liberal Arts).
Students from Korea University demonstrated opposition to Euh's idea in front of
Kakdanghun and left after a few minutes. However, Euh's idea asking
every university to co-operate to produce global leaders seemed to gather