TUJ Times Online

October 27, 2010 (vol. 55)


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Announcement:

Your Last Chance to Sign Up for Alumni Reunion 2010!

Space is limited so RSVP at the earliest! It will be a night to mingle with old friends and new over drinks and dinner. Dean Stronach will give his annual update on the progress of TUJ and also get a chance to meet the new Board.

Date:
Friday, November 5th, 2010
Time:
7:00PM to 10:00PM
Place:
Hyatt Regency Tokyo
27th Floor Excellence Hall
2-7-2 Nishi-Shinjuku
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 106-0023 (Map)
Price:
¥4,000 (includes food and drinks)

Register online or please reply back to alumni-rsvp@tuj.ac.jp with your name, graduation year, degree, and guest names and we will send the PayPal/Bank Details for the payment.
We are all looking forward to seeing you and your family at the reunion.


TUJ Career Fair Fall 2010

The TUJ Career Development Office (CDO) organizes its annual on-campus career fair. If you're a TUJ alumnus searching for a new career challenge, we encourage you to attend. For participating company information, please visit the website of the Career Development Office.

For more information, please email the CDO at career@tuj.temple.edu.
Date & Time: Tuesday, Nov. 2nd, from 3 to 6 p.m.
Place: TUJ Mita Hall, Room 502, 503 and 504 (Access)


Host Families for International Students Needed

TUJ is looking for families who are interested in hosting international students from around the world. Families who are interested in culture exchange and creating international environment at home are welcome. Hosting periods are Spring semester (January - April), Summer semester (May - July), and Fall semester (end of August - beginning of December). 2,700yen a day (approx. 80,000yen a month) will be paid for the provision of 2 meals a day, utilities, etc.
Please contact Temple University, Japan Campus, Office of Student Services, Homestay Program for application and inquiry.
tel: 03-5441-9800 / email: homestay@tuj.ac.jp website: www.tuj.ac.jp/homestay


TUJ To Host Minato-ku Citizen's University (November 9, 11, 16, 18, & 25)

Under the theme of "Changing Japan: Five Perspectives on Japanese Society Today", the series of five lectures will be given by Kyle Cleveland, Noriko Murai, Robert Dujarric, Tina Burrett and Bruce Stronach (More details).

The fee is 2500 yen. Please make sure you identify your connection with TUJ when applying online. We look forward to receiving your applications!


Continuing Education:

Study a day or two before going home for the Holidays!

Have you considered taking a course and then thought your schedule just doesn't allow as much time as you would like?
If so, then our one and two-day workshops and seminars may be just the thing for you! TUJ Continuing Education offers Business Wizard (BizWiz) courses or workshops in a wide variety of areas, from fun or new stuff (How to Draw Manga Characters, iPhone/iPad Application Development etc.) to more serious ones (International Financial Reporting Standards, etc.) The next round of workshops will mostly be held in the first and second weekend of December. Click here to find more BizWiz courses!

Modern Western Art History: Impressionists and Their Followers (FMT104)


Vincent van Gogh "Self-portrait" 1887
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)
(c)Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation)

Interested in visiting museums and learning more about art? We are also accepting applications for this art history course offered on Saturdays between November 6th and December 4th. The course will meet for one class lecture and four museum tours. The museum tour will include visiting Van GOGH: The Adventure of Becoming an Artist at the National Center of Art and MOT Collection Chronicle 1947-1963: Days of Independent Art Exhibitions at Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo.

Course Schedules for Spring Semester

Our course schedules for Spring Semester will be available on the web starting from November 15 so stay tuned!

Remember - A Discount ONLY for ALUMNI!

Entrance fee waiver
25% tuition discount

Contact us at: Continuing Education Program

www.tuj.ac.jp/cont-ed
E-mail: contedinfo@tuj.temple.edu
Tel: 03-5441-9864


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