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The Mita Campus Met with Ambassador Roos

On January 24th, 2013, The Mita Campus members were invited to participate in the America-Japan Society’s New Year’s reception held at American Ambassador’s Residence. During Q&A session between Ambassador Roos and young Japanese, we had precious opportunity to ask some…

Choose And Vote ~ERA-VOTE~

Who is the best partner for you? This question does not only apply to love life, but at the election as well when you choose your candidate. To find the best political partner, you will need to find the party…

What is the Power of a Single Vote?

Why do young people show low interest in politics these days? Are there any ways to raise their interest?  To look for answers to these questions, we interviewed Ryohei Takada (pseudonym*), 25, whose job is related to politics. “It is difficult…

Women Entrepreneurs in Japan

Handmade accessories and baby clothes with original designs. You see many websites like these and they are operated by start-ups whose owners are housewives. They started a small business wanting to express themselves and be part of society. In the…

Things We Can Do by Wearing Kimono

In France, a group of Japanese women appear on charity events wearing kimono. They gather donations for reviving northeast Japan, affected by the Great earthquake and ensuing tsunami. They are the members of Paris Komachi, a non-profit organization, (Komachi means…