Jul 14, 2016
On Monday, June 27, 2016, RCAPS welcomed Professor Prof. Tuong Vu (University of Oregon) to deliver an RCAPS seminar entitled, " Asia's Changing Security Environment and the Dilemmas for Vietnam and Southeast Asia ". The seminar was held in English.
Jul 11, 2016
The Ritsumeikan Center for Asia Pacific Studies (RCAPS) was established in July 1996 as a lead-up to the opening of Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU) and this year marks its 20th anniversary. To commemorate the 20th anniversary, RCAPS has held a competition for a 20th anniversary logo to be the symbol for RCAPS and has chosen the best logos.
Jul 5, 2016
Professor Takehiko Kariya (University of Oxford) will deliver a keynote speech for the 14th Asia Pacific Conference (AP Conference), to be held at Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU), Beppu, Japan 5-6 November (Saturday and Sunday), 2016. Professor Kariya is a prominent education sociologist spcialising in university research. The speech title is “Doing Research on Japanese Society in a Global Era”.
Jun 13, 2016
On Wednesday, June 8, 2016, RCAPS welcomed Professor Kaoru Natsuda (APM, APU) to deliver an RCAPS current research seminar entitled, "Development of the Automotive Industry in Southeast Asia and Central Europe". The seminar was held in English.
Jun 10, 2016
Philippines - Japan Strengthening Strategic Partnership in the Asia-Pacific: Views from Both Sides
On Wednessday, May 18, 2016, RCAPS welcomed Ambassador Toshiba Urabe, former Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines and Minister and Consul General Marian Jocelyn R. Tirol-Ignacio to deliver an RCAPS seminar entitled, "APU DIPLOMATIC FORUM Philippines- Japan Strengthening Strategic Partnership in the Asia-Pacific: Views from Both Sides". The seminar was held in English.