News

School of Physics & Utsunomiya University Research Seminar

Together with the School of Physics, the UCD Japan welcomed the return of Prof. Higashiguchi’s research team from Utsunomiya University on 3rd & 4th November.

Two upcoming seminars in November

UCD School of Physics will host the 4th Ireland-Japan collaborative research workshop on extreme ultraviolet source development for lithography, surface morphology and water window imaging on the 3rd and 4th November.

Keynote - Prof. Aaron Moore - ‘Crucible of East Asia: War Diaries and the Making of China and Japan, 1937-1945'

The Keynote Lecture 'The Crucible of East Asia: War Diaries and the Making of China and Japan, 1937-1945' was delivered by Prof. Aaron Moore (Handa Chair of Japanese-Chinese Relations, University of Edinburgh) on Thursday the 12th October.

UCD Japan Fair kick-off seminar ‘Supporting Ageing with Communication Robots – Talk & Demonstration’

The UCD Japan Fair began with the kick-off (and UCD Japan’s 8th academic) seminar ‘Supporting Ageing with Communication Robots – Talk & Demonstration’ on 28th September 2017 in the Bank of Ireland’s Community Space (Montrose University Branch).

Appointment of Mr John Neary as Adjunct Professor

Mr John Neary, recently retired Ambassador of Ireland to the Kingdom of the Netherlands, has been appointed as Adjunct Professor , UCD School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice

The International Youth Exchange Program

The International Youth Exchange Program has come to Ireland this year, and former graduates of UCD, Mr Sean Carton, Mr Liam Keane and Alan O’Mahony, and a graduate from the TCD/UCD joint Master’s Programme in Sociology, Mr Niall Foster are four of the seven delegates.

UCD Representative announced for the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs-funded MIRAI program

The UCD Japan is delighted to announce that Mr Anthony O'Shea (3rd year student in Law & Business) has been selected as the UCD representative for the Japanese Government-funded MIRAI Program.

Visit of Hokkaido University’s First Step Program delegation in UCD

18 undergraduate students on the First Step Program (Hokkaido University’s Nitobe College) visited the Belfield Campus, University College Dublin on the 18th September.

Eight students awarded JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme placements

UCD has been the largest contributor to the Japanese Government 30-year highly sought-after, year-long placements on JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme for which they are prepared by the Applied Language Centre Japanese language modules (led by Ms Nobuko Ijichi)