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October 11
On our agenda today was a visit to Yokohama National University.  We were provided a lecture on the history and mission of this unique University, which boasts a proud record of academic achievement among women.  We also met several representatives (faculty and students) of a cooperative venture into International Education at this wonderful institution.

En route to the University, we had lunch on a ship which represented a prestigious piece of history for the locals of Yokohama.  
This ship transported the very first Fulbright Scholar from Japan to the United States just after World War II.

Yokohama National University

The Library


Archery at Yokohama University

Transportation for the first Fulbright Scholar from Japan to the U.S.