2017 Minato Citizen’s University at Temple University, Japan Campus: “35 Years of Adventures and Challenges” Commemorating TUJ’s 35th Anniversary

Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) presents “2017 Minato Citizen’s University” this fall. In collaboration with Minato City, TUJ has been offering the only courses in English as part of the public lecture series held in universities in the area since 2007. Approximately 2,000 attendants have taken part at TUJ.

To commemorate its 35th anniversary in Japan, four TUJ faculty and the dean will examine what the past 35 years have meant in the context of their areas of expertise in this series. Each lecturer will reflect upon the past from their perspective and explore the present and future.

Event Overview

Lecture Lineup


Lecture 1: Wednesday, October 25

From Internationalization to Globalization: Japanese Universities and the World Outside Japan Over the Past 35 Years

Bruce Stronach, Dean, TUJ (Profile)

Photo of Dariusz Skowronski

Lecture 2: Friday, October 27

1982-2017-2052: The Past, the Present and the Future of Sexuality Attitudes and Behaviors in Japan

Dariusz Skowronski, TUJ Assistant Professor of Social and Behavioral Sciences (Profile)

Photo of Karl Neubert

Lecture 3: Tuesday, October 31

A 35-year History of Music Videos

Karl Neubert, TUJ Assistant Professor of Film & Media Arts (Profile)

Photo of Ian Lynam

Lecture 4: Monday, November 6

Modularly Yours

Ian Lynam, TUJ Assistant Professor of Graphic Design (Profile)

Photo of Masaki Kakizaki

Lecture 5: Wednesday, November 8

The Middle East, 35 Years On

Masaki Kakizaki, TUJ Assistant Professor of Political Science (Profile)

2017 Minato Citizen’s University at Temple University, Japan Campus: “35 Years of Adventures and Challenges”

Dates:
October 25, 27, 31, November 6, 8
Time:
19:00-20:30 (doors open at 18:30)
Venue:
Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall 1F (Access)
Cost:
2,500 yen for five lectures. (*Bank transfer prior to the first session is required. Non-refundable. TUJ will specify bank account details by e-mail.)
Capacity:
50 (first-come, first-served basis)
Language:
English
Registration:
See more details and register via the event page.
※For media, please contact tujpr@tuj.temple.edu by one day before each lecture date.