[ Sep 17, 2013 ]
On September 13, the signing ceremony for the Agreement on Cooperation and Exchange between Yukon College (YC), our first partner institution in Canada, and Kanazawa University (KU) took place at YC, and President Karen Barnes and three other members were in attendance. From KU, Dean Shogo Ikuta of the College of Human and Social Sciences and Prof. Masami Yuki of the Foreign Language Institute attended.
There is anticipation for much future exchange.
Prior to this event, from Sunday, September 8th, 15 exchange students from Kanazawa University are visiting Yukon College to study English and First Nations culture.
On 10th, the students planned and held a workshop to introduce Japanese culture. The students played chopstick handling game with preschoolers etc, and this workshop was introduced in local newspapers.