News in 2006

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New School Building, Dormitory to Accommodate Enrollment Growth

August 7, 2006

TOKYO, August 7, 2006 -- Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), is opening two major facilities in August—a second school building and a new student dormitory—to accommodate rapidly growing enrollment and to provide students with the best possible academic and living environments.
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TUJ Commencement Ceremony Recognizes 210 Graduates

June 6, 2006

TOKYO, JUNE 6, 2006 -- Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) recognized the achievements of 210 new graduates on June 4 at a commencement ceremony at Tokyo’s Radisson Miyako Hotel. This was TUJ’s largest graduating class in four years.
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TUJ and Tokyo's Minato City Conclude Agreement on Joint Activities

May 30, 2006

TOKYO, May 30, 2006 -- Tokyo's Minato City and Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), have concluded a basic agreement to cooperate on a host of projects. Minato City Mayor Masaaki Takei and TUJ Dean Kirk R. Patterson formally inked the agreement at a signing ceremony at the university’s campus on May 29.
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Merrill Lynch to Be Financial Advisor on TUJ's New Educational Center Project

April 27, 2006

TOKYO, APRIL 27, 2006 -- Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), is pleased to announce that Merrill Lynch Japan Securities Co., Ltd. (Merrill Lynch, will be its financial advisor on the new Temple Educational Center project. The center, Japan’s first true international educational complex, is slated to open at the end of 2009 in central Tokyo.
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TUJ Strengthens NGO-related Course Offerings with Grant from Philip Morris Japan

February 3, 2006

Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ), announced today that Philip Morris Japan ( has made a generous ¥5 million grant to support TUJ programs and courses related to nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). The funding will be divided equally between a certificate program in NGO Skills Development Training in the Continuing Education Program and a new course on NGOs in the Undergraduate Program.
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