University of Nairobi Delegation Visits Soka University Japan

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Tue, 2015-06-09 10:27

On the 31st of March 2015, the College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS), through the principal, professor Enos Njeru,sent a delegation of Professors, lecturers and student leaders to Soka University to be part of a number of activities organised by the institution.


Also present were Dean Education. Professor Akala, Literature department chair. Dr. Masumi Odari, Assistant Dean of Students Kikuyu Campus. Susan Thuo, Mrs Anne Mwangi from the literature department, student leaders from NUARSA, ECOSA, NUJOSA and SONU.

The delegation was able to attend the annual Entrance ceremony and The Cherry Blossom festival that also celebrates the relationship between Japan and China.

Student interactions were also at it's peak with not only Japanese students but also from various other Nationalities.

This visit provided especially the student leaders with a platform to view leadership from a wider perspective and also borrow techniques that will better student lives back home.

This visit best unfolds with the following photo illustrations;

The Pan African Friendship Society welcoming the delegation by Performing African Songs and dances. Some in Kiswahili.

Mr. Toru Akahane,( senior staff at the International Affairs office) taking the delegation on a tour of the University

Student leaders from both Soka University and the University of Nairobi having a meeting.

Chair- Board of Trustees having a photo moment with the students

Faculty of Arts Dean handing over a gift to the Chair- Board of Trustees Mr. Yasunori Tashiro.

Visit to the Tokyo Fuji Art Museum.

NUARSA chair- Jude Thaddeus handing over a gift to the Pan African Friendship Society.

Mr. Shimoide taking the delegation on a tour at the Asakusa temple.

Students from various Nationalities interacting and sharing moments.

 Below- with students from Brazil and India

The trip was trully amazing and once in a life time opportunity!


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