The Open Forum of Literacy Seminary & The Institute for Educational Research and Service 

“What  is Literacy:Thinking about Education in the World” 

Monday, 13th. April, 2015


Open Lecture#1  The Slovenian Language in Europe

Speaker: Dr. Jelisava Dobovšek Sethna (Linguapax Asia Director)

Date:Tuesday 19th May, 2015


Open Lecture#2 Language of Spain

Speaker: Dr. María D. Pérez Murillo(Associate Professor Complutense University, Madrid, Spain)

Date: Tuesday 26th May, 2015


Open Lecture#3 Changing Perceptions of Japan  in the Foreign Media

Speaker: Ms. Yuki  HASEGAWA (Chief Manager, International Affairs, The Yomiuri Shimbun)

Date: Monday 1st June, 2015


Liberal Arts Program Development and Global Research Network for Future Liberal Arts Education  A Mini-Workshop

Date: Thursday 18th June, 2015


Water Literacy Open Forum 5 よしの先生と野川へ行こう

Date: Saturday 11th July, 2015



Date: Saturday 31st October, 2015


International Conference on Higher Education in East Asia

Date: Saturday 14th November, 2015


「持続可能な開発目標SDGsと教育」“Sustainable Development Goals and Education ”

Date: Saturday 26th December, 2015


Lecture in HAMAMATSU・カナダに学ぶ多言語環境での子育て(in English)


 Open Lecture#5 Linguistic Landscapes

Speaker: Dr. Peter Backhaus Ph.D(Waseda University, School of Education, Assistant Professor

Date: Thursday 11th February, 2016


Open Lecture#6 Investigating the Role of Social Environments in Promoting Health and Well-being    

Speaker: Bret Kloos Ph.D(Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, USA)

Date: Wednesday 24th February, 2016


International Workshop Practicing Liberal Arts Education: Multicultural and Multidisciplinary Approaches

Date:Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27, 2016