Looking for participants of O.MO.TE.NA.SHI with the Japanese spirit of “WA”


The Student Planning Committee of the Consortium of Universities in Kumamoto will hold an omotenashi (hospitality) event for international students from the Consortium members on November 28th(Sat)& 29th(Sun).We will have 30 participants each day first come basis.
There will be some volunteer students as English & Chinese interpreters.  No need to hesitate to join the event [...]

Volunteers Wanted!! for Mizuakari Festival

Dear International Students of Consortium members,
 Lots of students from the Consortium of Universities in Kumamoto did the great volunteer work at the annual festival “Kumamoto Kurashibito Matsuri MIZUAKARI” every year, which was organized by Kumamoto City Citizens.
The volunteer opportunity is now available for 2015!
【Preparation Volunteer term】
Date & Time  Every Saturday and Sunday from August 29th [...]

Where to meet for Otemoyan Dance on August 8th


              Meet up for Otemoyan Dance 

Meeting place:TAC Kumamoto Office, Room302
                         (Tokyo Accounting Group Kumamoto Office)
                          9-29 Suido-cho, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto-shi, 860-0844
Date & Time : August 8th [...]

Consortium Sports Day! Looking for Participants

Let’s make lots of friends and unforgettable summer memory at this event.
          Free to join the event including Lunch!
          You can make friends across Kumamoto! 
          Prize for winners!

Date & Time:  August 31st, 2015 (Mon)  10:00~ (Check-in 9:30~)
Venue: Sports Arena in Kumamoto Health Science University

Job Fair for International Students on Sunday, July 19th

 Job Fair for International Students  will be held on Sunday, July 19th.  This is an opportunity to listen to a company representative about the company at each booth.There will be special presentations about tips for job hunting and experiences on working in Japanese companies.  Date  :     Sunday July 19th,  2015Time  :     13:00 ~ 16:30     [...]

Volunteer Opportunity for Lake Ezuko Cleanup Activity on July 11th

There will be the Lake Ezuko Cleanup Activity organized by the Consortium of Universities in Kumamoto.
We would welcome as many International & Japanese student volunteers as possible.
Date  : Saturday, July 11th, 2015
Meeting time and place / 9:45 in front of Shimo Ezuko Park Office     *Click here for Google map

【The Consortium of Universities in Kumamoto】Exchange Meeting & Cherry Blossom Viewing for International Students

Exchange Meeting & Hanami (Cherry Blossom Viewing) will be held on March 27th Friday.
International students of our 14 member universities and colleges are invited.
Date & Time: March 27th Friday, 2015   13:30 ― 16:30
Place: Kumamoto City International Center 4th floor Conference Room1
             13:30~15:00 (Exchange Meeting)
              Kumamoto Castle

【Kumamoto UNESCO Association Secretariat】Looking for Noh Workshop Participants!

Noh is a traditional Japanese theater art, the oldest major theater art still being performed today.  In 2008 it was designated an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.  Starting in 2001, the Kumamoto UNESCO group has held a Noh workshop to help deepen understanding of traditional Japanese culture and foster an appreciation of Noh [...]

【Kumamoto Employment Environment Support Association】Seminar on Coming Economic Trend and Required Human Resource Development

Professor Hiroyuki Kishi of Keio University Graduate School of System  Design and Management, who is also active in the media will give the lecture.
Target participants: Business operators and workers in Kumamoto prefecture.
Capacity: 300 persons
Admission: Free
Registration: Fill in the application form and send it by fax, e-mail or regular mail.
Inquiry and apply to: Kumamoto Employment Environment Support [...]

【Kumamoto City Office】Public Meeting on MICE Facility Project

Public Meeting on MICE Facility Project will be held on Sunday, January 25th.
Mayor Oonishi Kazufumi will explain about the ongoing careful examination and reconsideration  on MICE facilities.
After that, Mayor will answer questions and opinions from the citizens of Kumamoto.

Date and Time: Sunday,January 25th  14:00~15:00 (Open 13:30)
Place: Welpal Kumamoto Meeting Room (1stfloor)