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.
Temple University’s Harrisburg and Japan Campuses to offer international collaborative nonprofit training program supported by the US-Japan Foundation
January 8, 2015
Building from two successful nonprofit management training programs, Temple University Harrisburg and Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) are joining forces to offer a special program on International Collaboration on Nonprofit/ NGO Management (ICNM-1). This collaborative program offered in January and June of 2015 aims to provide international training and leadership development to both nonprofit professionals and community members interested in the work of nonprofits in the U.S. and Japan. This course is being supported by a grant from the United States-Japan Foundation
US Ambassador Kennedy Welcomed TUJ Dean Stronach and Senior Associate Dean Kato in her Residence to Commemorate the Launch of the TOMODACHI Internship Program
November 26, 2014
Dean Bruce Stronach and Senior Associate Dean Chie Kato attended a reception by U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy at her residence in Tokyo on the evening of November 13. Ambassador Kennedy invited guests from business, academia and the media to recognize the development of the TOMODACHI Initiative and to announce a launch of a new internship program in which TUJ will host American students by partnering with the TOMODACHI Initiative.