LIFESTYLE

Can Betting Bring Happiness?

Harvard University, Princeton University, and the British Museum – these buildings all have one thing in common. Part of the construction expenses were covered by funds raised through lottery sales.  Lotteries are conducted in more than 100 countries around the…

Next Vision to Asia

When it comes to China, Japanese media focus on reports that give bad impressions, such as anti-Japan demo, fake designers hand bags as well as environmental problems. China does the same. The bulletin of Communist Party of China has reported…

Before I Graduate, I Want to…

“Before I graduate, I want to be able to speak English fluently,”  “…go abroad,”  “…become popular.” On Hiyoshi campus of Keio University, there is a large board filled with words written in white chalk. On this board students write resolutions…

Interview with International Students

Japanese customs can be looked at differently through the lens of international students.  We tried to rediscover the interesting things about Japan, and interviewed two Keio University female Korean students: So Young Kim (Faculty of Letters) from Seoul and Minji…

Young Students Build Hopes

In September 2012, a group of young people from Hiroshima, Japan, who were wearing deep red polo shirts with their group’s log, landed at Medan airport. They were about to build houses in the northeastern city of Sumatra, Indonesia. “Regardless of…