Call for participation in the Kyoto University Junior Campus (International Students)

Dear International Students of GSGES

EML program will hold a special lecture for junior high school students at Kyoto University Junior Campus 2014, on 21 September, 2014 of which the title is “Let’s think about global environmental issues with the international students”.  We expect 12 or more participation of international students and 20 junior high school students.    

We would like to call for international students’ support especially of those who speak Japanese. You will receive compensation working as a Teaching Assistant.  

If you are available to join the junior campus or if you have any questions, please contact Michiko Hasegawa( by 13h June, 2014.

Thank you very much for your kind support in advance.
Junior Campus
Date and Time : 21 September, 2014 (Sunday)
                      10:30 – 12:00 First Seminar
                      14:30 – 16:00 Second Seminar
Location : GSGES Lecture Room 202, Kyoto University Yoshida Campus
Seminar Program :
10:30 – 10:35 / 14:30 – 14:35    Introduction
10:35 – 11:05 / 14:35 – 15:05    Presentation (10 min. x 2 and 5 min. Q&A) by international students
                   2 Groups make a presentation in 1st seminar
                   2Groups make a presentation in 2nd seminar
11:05 – 11:45 / 15:05 – 15:45      Group discussion
11:45 – 12:00 / 15:45 – 16:00     Group Presentation and Wrap-up

International students will be divided into 4 groups by their home region (e.g., South East Asia, South Asia, Central & South America, etc.) or research themes.  Each group is requested to have a 10 minutes presentation to introduce your home country and your research at Kyoto.  Then, at least 3 international students and about 5 junior high school students make a group for group discussion.   Please be noted that the session will be carried in Japanese with English translation.  
Between the end of June and the beginning of July
        1st rehearsal     between the end of July and the beginning of August
        2nd rehearsal     September
Michiko Hasegawa,