6th Okurayama International Students Forum in Yokohama 2017 (Student Report)

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In June 24, we had the 6th Okurayama International Student Forum 2017 at Okurayama Memorial Hall in Yokohama. The students from three Japanese Universities (Yokohama City University, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University) and the students from Harvard University joined the forum and enjoyed lectures, a workshop and social gathering. When students from Harvard […]

Canada, a Country of Cultural Diversity, a lecture by H.E. Ambassador of Canada to Japan

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November 17th, 2015   As part of Yokohama City University’s annual international lecture series by foreign ambassadors, the Canadian Ambassador to Japan, His Excellency Mackenzie Clugston was invited to deliver a lecture to the students of YCU on November 17, 2015. Professor Takehiko Uemura of International College of Arts and Sciences moderated the event, and […]

Lecture by H.E. Ambassador of Kenya to Japan Explores the Impact of the TICAD Process on Africa

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December 20th, 2016   In an effort to give a global perspective to the young leaders of tomorrow, Yokohama City University annually invites ambassadors and individuals active internationally to give a lecture in English and from a broad angle about the trends present in their countries and their involvement with Japan. This year, His Excellency […]

YCU Summer Program in Global Service Management 2016

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This summer, Yokohama City University held the “Summer Program in Global Service Management 2016” at its Kanazawa Hakkei Campus. It was a four-day program (from July 10th to 14th, 2016) covering the areas of 1) latest trends of service management, 2) latest trends of politics and economy among Asian countries, 3) Intercultural Management, and 4) Green […]

5th Okurayama International Students Forum in Yokohama 2016 (Student Report)

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On June 20, the 5th Okurayama International Student Forum 2016 was held at Okurayama Memorial Hall in Yokohama. The students of Yokohama City University, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University welcomed the students of Harvard University to introduce Japanese culture and to exchange ideas with them. Before the program, we had about 40 minutes […]

4th Okurayama International Students Forum in Yokohama 2015 (Student Report)

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Article from June 27th, 2015 On June 27, we participated in the fourth Okurayama International Student Forum Yokohama in 2015. The purpose of this forum is introducing Japanese culture to Harvard students and exchanging ideas with them. Students coming from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama City University, Keio University, University of Tokyo welcomed Harvard Students. […]

3rd Okurayama International Students Forum in Yokohama 2014 (Student Report)

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Article from June 28th, 2014 On June 28, the 2nd forum for Japanese culture was held in Yokohama. The students of Yokohama City University, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Keio University welcomed the students of Harvard University there. Every summer, Harvard University sends 90 students to Japan for summer school activities. As you know Harvard […]

Photo-Storytelling in Japanese by YCU’s Exchange Students

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On June 8th, 2016, Yokohama City University’s exchange students presented their self-made videos during a public screening, in a class led by Japanese Language lecturer Mayumi Yabe. The exchange students came from various countries, including Austria, Italy, South Korea and China – but upon watching their videos, one cannot deny that their level of Japanese […]