Temple University, Japan Campus 2015 Commencement—Graduates Ready to be Next Generation of Global Leaders
June 12, 2015
Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) held its 2015 commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 7 at the Shinagawa Prince Hotel, Tokyo. The TUJ ceremony was part of the 128th commencement of Temple University (TU), which took place on May 8 at Main Campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The commencement in Japan was attended by five TU delegates headed by President Neil D. Theobald, together with Ms. Margot Carrington, Minister Counselor, Public Affairs, U.S. Embassy Tokyo.
April 30, 2015
Eight undergraduate students at Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) were invited to visit Tokyo headquarters of Verizon Japan Ltd., a U.S.-based global ICT solutions giant, in Marunouchi on March 25. Greeted by Managing Director, Executive Officer and President, Japan Tomoyuki Hirate, the students were briefed on the company history and global management and had a "Boardroom Chat" with him. It was a valuable opportunity for the students to listen to a top executive.
April 1, 2015
Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) will hold its annual student film festival on campus on Friday, April 3rd. The festival will feature nine short films, all of which have been filmed, edited and captioned by TUJ students. The productions with various themes and genres by students of different nationalities will be on view to the general public. The event is open to everyone and is free of charge. All films will have either Japanese or English subtitles.
TUJ students selected to participate in a round table discussion on Girls Education with first ladies Michelle Obama and Akie Abe
March 24, 2015
TUJ students Shoko Ito and Aiko Shigeta were selected with 18 other college and high school students for a round table discussion at the Joint Japan - U.S. Event on Girls Education hosted by first lady Akie Abe with a speech by first lady Michelle Obama. The event took place at the Iikura Guest House of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday, March 19.
Temple University, Japan Campus’ Executive MBA program upgraded — new curriculum allows 18-month completion
February 18, 2015
Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) has changed its Executive MBA program (EMBA) curriculum to allow students to complete the program in 18 months instead of two years. The new cohort started in January. The course contents have also been upgraded to focus more on practical applications. Temple University Fox School of Business Global Executive MBA courses had been offered with different schedules at five locations worldwide including TUJ and the US Main Campus. This curriculum integration now enables students to earn the degree faster and the opportunity to take courses at different locations.