Professor Ogawa`s Labor Medal Award Celebration

Professor Ogawa`s Labor Medal Award Celebration

Professor Ogawa’s seminar (zemi) students organized a medal celebration party for his extraordinary accomplishment in Lao PDR. More than 40 students and alumni joined the party on November 17th, 2018, and they provided congratulatory notes and heartfelt speeches. In honor of Professor Ogawa, the students prearranged a cake, flowers, and gifts to make the day […]

The 15th International Education Development Forum at Kobe University

The 15th International Education Development Forum at Kobe University

The 15th International Education Development Forum (IEDF) was held in Kobe University’s Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) on November 16th and 17th, 2018. This forum was an annual academic gathering for over 100 overseas and Japanese participants, including professors and graduate students from 14 invited universities. As per its tradition, IEDF’s founding fathers, […]

Welcome Party for New Ogawa Seminar Students

Welcome Party for New Ogawa Seminar Students

On November 2nd, 2018, we had a welcome party for the new Ogawa seminar (zemi) students in a Chinese restaurant on Rokko Island in Kobe City. Professor Keiichi Ogawa and more than twenty of his graduate students participated in welcoming the new students. In October 2018, four new students—two doctoral, one master’s and one research— […]

Internship for Kobe University Secondary School Students

Internship for Kobe University Secondary School Students

Professor Keiichi Ogawa received eight Kobe University Secondary School students as interns. The theme of the internship program was ‘Global Human Resources Development` and it was conducted in Kobe University’s Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) from the 2nd to the 10th of October 2018. Under the direct supervision of Professor Ogawa, the internship […]

Career Seminar “Building Career for International Development: How to Make Yourself Marketable to Market Demands”

Career Seminar “Building Career for International Development: How to Make Yourself Marketable to Market Demands”

Dr. Shinsaku Nomura, a Senior Economist of the World Bank, delivered a career seminar on international organization, titled “Building Career for International Development: How to Make Yourself Marketable to Market Demands” in Kobe University’s Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) on August 24th, 2018. Dr. Nomura is Professor Ogawa’s former student, and he has […]

Development Management Policy Seminar “Automation and Implications for Developing Countries and Education Systems”

Development Management Policy Seminar “Automation and Implications for Developing Countries and Education Systems”

On March 2, 2018, Dr. Harry Anthony Patrinos, Practice Manager at the World Bank Headquarters delivered a Development Management Policy Seminar on “Automation and Implications for Developing Countries and Education Systems” in the Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) at Kobe University. Dr. Patrinos provided an overview of the return on investment to schooling […]

Development Management Policy Seminar “Advancing from MDG to SDG4: Lessons from the 10-years of GAPA Fieldworks in Africa and Asia”

Development Management Policy Seminar “Advancing from MDG to SDG4: Lessons from the 10-years of GAPA Fieldworks in Africa and Asia”

On December 21, 2017, Dr. Ki-Seok “Korbil” Kim, Emeritus Professor at Seoul National University delivered a Development Management Policy Seminar on “Advancing from MDG to SDG4: Lessons from the 10-years of GAPA Fieldworks in Africa and Asia” in the Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) at Kobe University. Professor Kim is Founder and CEO […]

Farewell Party for Professor Eduardo and Mrs. Cuqui

Farewell Party for Professor Eduardo and Mrs. Cuqui

On November 29th 2017, we had a farewell party for Professor Eduardo Velez Bustillo (a visiting professor at Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies Kobe University) and his wife, Mrs. Cuqui Bustillo at a Japanese style pub near Hankyu Rokko Station. Around 20 master’s and doctoral students took an intensive lecture, “Special Lecture on Development […]

Dr. Eduardo Velez Bustillo Delivered a Career Seminar

Dr. Eduardo Velez Bustillo Delivered a Career Seminar

A Career Seminar on “Lessons to be Learned If You Want to Work in the International Education and Development Field” was held in Kobe University’s Graduate School of International Cooperation Studies (GSICS) on November 28th, 2017. The presenter was Dr. Eduardo Velez Bustillo, Visiting Professor of Kobe University and former World Bank Education Sector Manager. […]