On November 7th a delegation of 18 presidents and vice-presidents of South Korea’s top universities came to Jerusalem and visited the Hebrew University. Among the univesities: Busan University, Kyungpook University, Sogang University, Yonsei University, Hanyang University, POSTECH, UNIST, DGIST and Chungnam University. In their visit they’ve met students of the Korean studies department, and Korean students studying in the Hebrew University via exchange programs.

Thanks goes to the Korean studies students: Alona Sayag, Tom Amber, Lior Ben Arye and Tair Hamou. Also, to the Korean students: Esther Rho and Hyesu Kim and Asian studies department faculty members: Dr. Irina Lyan and Professor Nissim Otmazgin.