Jun Yeub Yu

Portrait of Jun Yeub Yu

2021 Award:  Jerome Nadal, SJ Award
Major: Political Science
Minor: History
Hometown: Yongin, South Korea
Extracurricular activities: ISU (international student union)


More about Jun Yeub

Future plans or career aspirations:

Plan to pursue MD and Ph.D, desire to become a professor (academia)

How has your major contributed to your professional or personal development?

  • Gained an understanding of mechanisms and theories of politics
  • Gained insights of contemporary politics and global geopolitics
  • Gained an understanding of politics of non-western nations, such as Russia, China, Arab nations, Israel Latin American nations and so on.
  • Gained ability to critically analyze the social issues and society
  • Gained critical thinking

What has been your proudest or most significant accomplishment during your Gonzaga career?

  • Able to meet people from variety of backgrounds with different opinions, which helped me to acquire a better understanding of the society and the world
  • Able to communicate with faculties with great knowledge and compassion
  • Academic advancement