Coronavirus: South Korean students face double dread in Suneung college entrance exam and pandemic

Seoul student Lee Yeo-jin, 20, has spent the past weeks worrying about the annual college entrance exam on Thursday.The Covid-19 pandemic and multiple waves of infections in South Korea meant she was unable to go to cram school before the infamous Suneung – the Korean abbreviation for the College Scholastic Ability Test, which is also known as CSAT and is similar to the American Scholastic Aptitude Test, or SAT.About 490,000 Koreans – including high school seniors and adults – will sit for the…