January 23, 2014
Musashi Temple RED (Read, Essay, Debate) Program courses for first and third year junior high school students will start in August 2014. Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) is developing curriculum for the programs together with Nezu Ikueikai Musashi Gakuen. Application details will be announced in March. Junior high and high school students in the Tokyo metropolitan area are welcome to apply.
December 20, 2013
At a ceremony at Miyagi University’s Yamato campus on December 15, Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) and Miyagi University (MYU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on academic programs, initiatives and exchanges. The main purpose of the MOU is to promote academic collaboration between TUJ and MYU that will explore, facilitate and sustain academic programs, joint research, cultural exchanges, and other educational initiatives.
November 20, 2013
In the aftermath of the devastating earthquake, tsunami and subsequent nuclear accident that struck Japan in March 2011—the tragic series of events known as 3/11—enrollment at Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), Temple’s pioneering campus in Tokyo, took a hit. It didn’t help that the steep appreciation of the Japanese yen against other currencies drove up the cost of tuition for TUJ’s many non-Japanese students.
September 18, 2013
Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), working together with Nezu Ikueikai Musashi Gakuen, is in the process of developing curriculum for the Musashi-Temple RED Program. The RED Program is for junior and senior high school students who wish to enroll in universities of English-speaking countries. The program is designed not only to develop English language skills but also to cultivate the ability to think logically. Based on the theme "science," the program focuses on "Research, Essay writing and Debate" activities in English. TUJ is responsible for developing the curriculum. This summer a 3-week pilot program was held in August.