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Five things you didn’t know about Temple Japan’s new campus

Thu, January 24, 2019
TUJ campus plan lobby, architect James Lambiasi

Next fall, Temple Japan will move to a new campus that will significantly shape the future of the school and its student experience.

After 36 years in Tokyo and more than two decades in its current location, Temple University Japan Campus (TUJ) will move next fall into a brand new six-story building on the campus of Showa Women’s University (SWU).

TUJ Historical Archive Dedication

Wed, January 23, 2019
historial archive dedication event

In December, the Temple community joined TUJ Dean Bruce Stronach and Margery Sly, director of the Special Collections Research Center at Paley Library, to mark the dedication of the Temple University Japan Campus historical archive at Paley. Former TUJ Dean Rich Joslyn compiled the archive, which gathers materials from Temple’s 37-year history in Tokyo and celebrates the history of TUJ—the only Japanese branch campus of an American university. Provost JoAnn Epps and members of the TUJ family spoke about the significant milestones and future of TUJ.

Q&A with Temple Rome's associate director

Tue, November 27, 2018
Barbara Caen

Temple Rome recently sat down with Barbara Caen, the new associate director and director of the Internship and Community Engagement program. Originally from Antwerp, Belgium, Barbara received her BA and MA in art history from the Catholic University of Leuven and held a one-year Erasmus fellowship at the University Paris IV-Sorbonne. Barbara received her PhD in art history from the University of Zürich in 2012 and held a doctoral fellowship at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and two post-doctoral fellowships: one at the Frick Art Reference Library and one at the Academia Belgica in Rome.

Q&A with TUJ's new associate dean

Tue, November 20, 2018
George Miller poses in Sankaku Chitai, a lively restaurant and entertainment district in Sangenjaya district of Tokyo near TUJ. Courtesy / Colin Kerrigan
TUJ recently welcomed a new associate dean for academic affairs/chief academic officer, George Miller. A former journalism professor and assistant chair of the journalism department at Temple University, George shared his thoughts on his new role at TUJ and life in Tokyo.

What do you enjoy most about working at TUJ so far? 

Temple a top producer of Gilman Scholarship Recipients for 2016-2017

Mon, April 9, 2018
Temple a top producer for the Gilman Scholarship

(April 2018)

For the 2016-2017 academic year, Temple was named a top-producer for overall number, first-generation students, minority students, and number of destinations. Education Abroad is proud to support and mentor students through this process. If you are interested in applying for the Gilman, visit our Gilman Scholarship page for details about eligibility and how to apply. 

CFP: Global Temple Conference 2017

Fri, July 28, 2017
Global Temple Conference 2016

The 12th annual Global Temple Conference is a day-long symposium on November 15th designed to explore and celebrate Temple’s wide array of international work, promoting globalization as one of Temple's core values. As in the past, we’ll feature student, staff and faculty research, plus a variety of programs and creative ventures from around the world.