3/3/11 Fullerton, CA - President Derry to Travel to Korea for Inauguration of Dongseo University’s New President

Dr. John Derry, President of Hope International University (HIU), will be travelling to Busan, Korea, to present congratulatory remarks at the inauguration of Dongseo University’s new President, Dr. Jekuk Chang. Dr. Paul Alexander, Vice President for Academic Affairs at HIU, will accompany him.

Dr. Jekuk Chang is the successor to President Dong Soon Park.

Dongseo University (DSU) was founded in 1992 and has achieved an unprecedented level of accomplishment and prestige in a short period of time. It is known around the world as a leader in building international relations within the education community. Its slogan is, “Top ten and to the world” and is certainly reflected in the wide array of forward-thinking academic programs which reflect the changing needs of the 21 st century.

DSU’s founder, Sung Man Chang, notes that the University was founded on “the Christian Spirit of loving both God and our fellow human beings, as well as an emphasis on Truth, Creation, and Service as symbols of academic discipline… Dongseo aims to be a one-of-a-kind university.”

HIU and DSU recently entered into a new educational partnership that furthered an existing partnership. Beginning in September, HIU will welcome 100 DSU students per year to study alongside HIU students.

Click here to learn more about the new partnership.

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