Category Archive: News and Announcements

Job Opportunity: Japan Foundation, Japanese-Language Institute, Kansai

The Japan Foundation, Japanese-Language Institute, Kansai (Osaka, Japan) is looking for a Japanese-language specialist to work in the field of e-learning.
Application deadline: Friday, July 28, 2017 (Japan Time) Continue reading →

The 13th Hakuho Foundation Japanese Research Fellowship

The Hakuho Foundation is now accepting applications for the 13th Hakuho Japanese Research Fellowship.
Application period: June 9-October 31, 2017
Research period: September 1, 2018-August 31, 2019 (6 months or 12 months) Continue reading →

Film Screening: Chick Corea & Hiromi

June 26 – A rare screening a piano duet between legendary Chick Corea and Hiromi recorded in 2007 at Tokyo Blue Note. Continue reading →

Toronto Jazz Festival: Hiromi & Edmar

June 28 – Live concert duet performance @Koerner Hall by Japanese Jazz genius Hiromi and Columbian harp virtuoso Edmar Castaneda.

Government of Japan Endowment to U of T for Centre for the Study of Global Japan

The University of Toronto will establish an endowed chair in Japanese politics and global affairs, and launch the Centre for the Study of Global Japan within the Munk School of Global Affairs thanks to a generous contribution of US$5million from … Continue reading →