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Message from the President

Dear Friends of UTokyo: It is my great honor and privilege to serve Friends of UTokyo, Inc. (FOTI) as its new President, succeeding my predecessor and founding President, Mr. Junji Masuda. Under his leadership we launched our first fundraising effort in November 2009, and it is indeed gratifying that we already have begun to witness…
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Seven U.S. Students and Six UTokyo Students receive FOTI Awards

FOTI has selected thirteen outstanding students as recipients of the 2011 FOTI International Leadership Award (FOTI-ILA). This award, which was introduced last year, is intended to nurture future global leaders of the U.S. and Japan by providing financial support to students with leadership quality who plan to take summer courses or to conduct their research…
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Over 2000 UTokyo Students attended the "Study Abroad Fair 2011" at the Komaba Campus 

The University of Tokyo hosted “Study Abroad Fair: 2011” on May 19 and 20 at 6 p.m. through 8:30 pm, primarily for its freshmen and sophomores at the Komaba campus. The goal of the program was to encourage them to seek study opportunities outside Japan. Participated by more than 2,000 UTokyo students, the Fair provided…
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UTokyo Ryuugakusei Alumni Lunch Discussion: Moving Forward after the Tohoku Earthquake 

On May 28th (Saturday) a UTokyo Ryuugakusei alumni group (i.e., a group of non-Japanese who studied at UTokyo) in the New York area organized a lunch discussion meeting, titled “Japan: Moving Forward after the Tohoku Earthquake.” The panelists, Dr. Dennis Loh and Dr. Paul Sheard discussed what happened in Japan before, during and after the…
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Newsletter No. 1

Friends of UTokyo, Inc. FY 2009-2010 Campaign

FRIENDS OF TODAI, INC. FY2009-2010 CAMPAIGN LIST OF DONORS Friends of UTokyo, Inc. (FUTI) deeply appreciates the following organization and individuals who have contributed $50 or more from November 1, 2009 through August 31, 2010. During this period gifts to FUTI totaled $139,632. Wishes of those donors who prefer to remain anonymous or not to…
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IARU Alumni UN Day Reception

IARU Alumni UN Day Reception The University of Tokyo is the only Japanese member of the International Alliance for Research Universities (IARU). This reception was the second get-together event for alumni and friends of the ten members of the Alliance in the New York area. The Alliance members are: Australian National University, National University of…
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