The article about JLCC program was published in Wissenschaft & Forschung Japan
ドイツのNETWORK for SCIENCEが発行する「Wissenschaft & Forschung Japan」の2015年18号において、本学の日本語・日本文化コミュニケ―タ養成プログラム（Japanese Language and Culture Communications Training Program, JLCC）が紹介されました。
Christmas Concert for Hospital Patients
A Christmas concert for hospital patients was held at Keyaki Plaza, the University of Tsukuba Hospital, on December 14. The University of Tsukuba Philharmonic Orchestra performed with university staff.
NETWORK FOR SCIENCEの雑誌「Wissenschaft und Forschung –Japan」の2015年18号に、日本語・日本文化コミュニケータ養成プログラム（JLCCプログラム）の紹介記事が掲載されました。
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The following dignitaries from Malaysia visited the University of Tsukuba on December 15: Y.B. Dato’ Seri Haji Idris bin Jusoh, Minister of Higher Education in Malaysia; YBhg. Dato’ Professor Dr.
The 2015 Kodokan Cup All Japan Judo Championships by Weight Category was held at Chiba Port Arena on November 7 and 8, 2015.
The 67th All Japan Intercollegiate Basketball Championship was held at the Second Gymnasium of Yoyogi National Stadium in Tokyo from November 23 to 29.
A potluck Christmas party of the "Baumkuchen", an association of German and Japanese students and anyone interested in Germany, was held on December 15, 2015.
Birthday reception of His Majesty the Emperor at the Consulate General of Japan in Düsseldorf
Last December 1, the University of Tsukuba Bonn Office, represented by Mr. Yusaku Nishijima, was invited to the reception at the Consulate General of Japan in Düsseldorf to celebrate the 82nd birthday of His Majesty, the Emperor of Japan.
University of Tsukuba involved in APEC-Tsukuba International Conference at SEAMEO Secretariat meeting
The University of Tsukuba is the only Japanese university affiliated with SEAMEO engaged in the project under the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).
Secretary-General Zaini Ujang of the Ministry of Education in Malaysia made a courtesy visit to President Kyosuke Nagata of the University of Tsukuba on November 16.
Three members of the University of Tsukuba Rowing Team made a courtesy visit to university board members on November 16.
The 2015 International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Goalball Asia/Pacific Championships were held in Hangzhou, China, from November 5 to 13.
International Conference on Lesson Study for Improvement of Classroom Quality under APEC and WALS in Khon Kaen, Thailand
International Conference on Lesson Study for Improvement of Classroom Quality supported by the University of Tsukuba was held from 24-17 November 2015 at Khon Kaen University, Thailand.
The Second Japan-Uzbekistan University Presidents Meeting was held at the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) in the city of Tashkent on November 13.
The University of Tsukuba Alumni Association for International Students in Kazakhstan was established on November 11, 2015. Alumni gathered in Kazakhstan on that day for an inaugural ceremony.
On December 2, 2015 an intercultural event titled Christmas Tea Ceremony was held at the University of Tsukuba. Many local and international students joined, for a total of more than 50 participants from 14 different countries.
An inauguration ceremony for the University of Tsukuba Almaty Office, which was established at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in 2014, was held at the university on November 11.
His Excellency Mr. Gurbanmammet Elyasov, the Ambassador of Turkmenistan to Japan, met with President Kyosuke Nagata of the University of Tsukuba on November 10.
Vice-Chancellor David Richardson of the University of East Anglia (UEA) made a courtesy visit to President Kyosuke Nagata of the University of Tsukuba on November 11.
Vice President of Sociedade Brasileira de Cultura Japonesa e de Assistência Social Visits President Nagata
Vice President Osamu Matsuo of the Sociedade Brasileira de Cultura Japonesa e de Assistência Social (Brazilian Society of Japanese Culture and Social Services) made a courtesy visit to President Kyosuke Nagata on November 9.
The Japan Academic Northern Europe Network (JANET) was launched under the leadership of JSPS and the University of Tsukuba.
December 2015 marks the 20th year since Turkmenistan became a permanent neutral country. To commemorate the 20th anniversary, an international symposium was held at the Palace Hotel Tokyo on November 11 under the auspices of the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Japan.
Dr. ZAINI Ujang, Secretary-General of the Malaysian Ministry of Education, delivered a lecture for the University of Tsukuba staff at a staff development seminar on November 16, 2015.
The graduation ceremony and degree conferring ceremony for 2015 (November) were held in the Auditorium at the University Hall on November 30.
Those receiving degrees were 25 graduate students.
The Beijing Forum 2015 was held at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse and Peking University in Beijing, China, from November 6 to 8.
Turkmenistan-Japan Student Forum 2015
The Turkmenistan-Japan Student Forum 2015 was held at University of Tsukuba Hall on November 10 under the auspices of the University of Tsukuba and the Embassy of Turkmenistan in Japan.
The University of Tsukuba launched the Tsukuba Alumni Network (T-Net) web site on October 1, 2015, and the number of registrations has been increasing since then.
The 35th Tsukuba Marathon
The 35th Tsukuba Marathon was held on November 22 under the auspices of the city of Tsukuba, the University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki Rikujo Kyogi-kai (IRK), and the Yomiuri Shimbun.