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Others · 08/24/2018
Today, we’ll tell you the message from Prof. Ohsumi who gave us a video message in closing ceremony.

Others · 08/14/2018
Two members of our committee visit to Professor Yoshinori Ohsumi who was awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in order to record a video message for the closing ceremony. First, we talked about his study of ‘autophagy’, a cellular process that degrades proteins in order to adapt to constantly changing environmental conditions. We major in Life and Medical Sciences, so his lecture was very interested. After that we interviewed him about the environment, challenges of ...

Others · 07/09/2018
On May 23rd, our President, Vice President and Executive Dean of Organization for Student Support Services visited us with the reporters of Asahi Newspapers to hold the second encouragement assembly. To show the current progress, student staff of four groups--Water environment, Science and Technology, Disaster Management and Culture, gave their presentations. Responding to each presentation, they advised us kindly to clarify the definition of ambiguous words such as...

Others · 05/04/2018
On April 18th, Takashi Matsuoka, the president of Doshisha University in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan, came to our activity room where we usually held a meeting. He was all ears to what we said about our activities, and he kindly advised us. Above all he said, “it is important for you to reflect what you want to learn through the summit. Learning something outside your field and exchanging opinions among almost the same generation as you will broaden your perspective. Working actively in global...