Of Interest to Undergraduates

Congratulations to 2015 MEXT Scholarship Awardees

On March 30, 2015, Consul General of Japan in Honolulu, Toyoei Shigeeda, awarded 2015 Monbukagakusho Research Student Scholarships to two UHM students.

Daniel Allen will conduct research in Tourism Studies at Hokkaido University from April 2015 to March 2017. Daniel’s research will contribute to his M.A. thesis in Asian Studies at UHM.

Christian Bilgera will […]

SPAS Grad Conf Seidensticker Award Recipients Named

The 26th annual SPAS Graduate Student Conference, held March 18-20, 2015 in the Center for Korean Studies, attracted promising young scholars from across Asia and the United States.  Among those researching Japan, two of UH’s own stood out for recognition.

2015 Seidensticker Prize for Best Papers on Japan

First Place Tomoki Kimura EALL, […]

2015 Monbukagakusho Scholarship Informational Meeting

The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) offers scholarships to students who wish to study at Japanese universities as research students.  For more information, please attend this upcoming informational meeting:

Date:  Wednesday, April 15, 2015 Time: 3:00-4:00pm Location: University of Hawai’i at Manoa, Tokioka Room, Moore Hall 319 […]

CANCELLED CJS Seminar: The Tea Incident of 1824

Please join us Friday, March 13th at 3:00pm in Moore Hall 319 (Tokioka Room) for “The Tea Incident of 1824,” presented by UHM History Professor & Sen Sōshitsu Distinguished Chair Wayne Farris. Click on the image at left for more details.