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Elite South Korean University Rattled by Suicides

Dear HumanDHS friends,

this NYT article captured our interest, also in the context of the World Dignity University concept:

DAEJEON, South Korea — It has been a sad and gruesome semester at South Korea’s most prestigious university, and with final exams beginning Monday the school is still reeling from the recent suicides of four students and a popular professor.

Academic pressures can be ferocious at the university, the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, known as Kaist, …

Read more at: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/23/world/asia/23southkorea.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

 

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