April 11, 2014
Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) will hold a special art exhibition, "Design for Need" at Minato City Eco-Plaza from Monday, April 14. The artworks are based on a research theme in a freshman art course. Students observe what is required in the community and propose creative design solutions. The works, created by students with an international point of view, show their takes on environment and design. The main language of the student works is English.
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.