Tagged: Keio University School of Medicine

Posted on May 21, 2018 by Melissa Golden

Director Interview: Yuki Ueda

As we prepare for upcoming programs, we’re sitting down with all our program directors to have them share a little more about themselves, their passions, and what they’re looking forward to this summer. In this post we introduce Language &

Posted on May 9, 2018 by Melissa Golden

Director Interview: Yi Zhang

As we prepare for upcoming programs, we’re sitting down with all our program directors to have them share a little more about themselves, their passions, and what they’re looking forward to this summer. First up is Social Innovation Programs Director

Posted on April 4, 2018 by Alison Tominaga

Contraceptive Diplomacy: Interview with Aiko Takeuchi-Demirci

Aiko Takeuchi-Demirci, PhD Aiko Takeuchi-Demirci, PhD, joined VIA’s American Culture & Society program at Stanford University in 2001. Her interest in cross-cultural learning and the US led her to return for a graduate degree and ultimately influenced the evolution of

Posted on March 10, 2018 by Melissa Golden

Resilience, Creativity, and Community in Tohoku

Since 2015, VIA has collaborated with Stanford University’s Haas Center for Public Service and Rikkyo University to bring US and Japanese university students to Rikuzentakata. This community is located in the Tohoku region of Japan, and was devastated by the

Posted on February 7, 2018 by Erik Hammarlund, VIA Indonesia Fellow

SUNY Students Explore Art & Social Movements in Indonesia

Erik Hammarlund, current VIA fellow posted in Jogjakarta, shares his experience assisting with the Art & Social Movements Program. ​Last week, I had the opportunity to join up with one of VIA Indonesia’s January programs, the “Art and Social Movements”