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 […]

Okurayama International Students Forum in Yokohama 2013

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Article from July 6th, 2013 On July 6th, we had an exchange forum at the Okurayama Memorial Hall. The participating universities were Harvard University, Yokohama City University, Tokyo Institute of Technology, and Keio University. Harvard University students came to Japan on summer internships (research). Before we go into detail about the forum, we have to […]

Germany’s Energy Revolution – Possible Or Not?

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Article from November 26th, 2012 Each year Yokohama City University hosts lecture meetings in English for its students with the goal of nurturing future leaders who act from a global perspective. The University invited Mr. John V. Roos, U.S. Ambassador to Japan, and Mr. Muhamad Noor, Executive Director of APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation), in 2010 […]

Possibilities and Challenges for APEC

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Article from October 18th, 2010 Mr. Muhamad Noor, Executive Director of APEC Secretariat originally from Malaysia lectured at YCU taking the occasion to APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Japan Economic Leaders’ Meeting and the related meetings which will be held in Yokohama in November.   Mr. Noor lectured under the theme of “Possibilities and Challenges for […]

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

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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.