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01.18.18 - MEPPI Japan Lecture Series - Tokyo, One of the Safest Cities in the World

Why is Tokyo so safe? After devoting 15 years to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, Police Inspector Naruomi Ebitani now works at Carnegie Mellon University researching information security. From his experience in both countries and his police officer’s perspective, he will address the differences between policing and crime in Japan and the United States.  

Join the JASP for this free evening at Carnegie Mellon University on January 18, 2018. Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided.  

The JASP thanks the Japanese Student Association at the Carnegie Mellon University for their support for the January lecture.  Lecture Series Sponsored by Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.

 

Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018  

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Danforth Conference Room at Carnegie Mellon University

RSVP is required. Click here to register.

03.29.18 - MEPPI JAPAN LECTURE SERIES - PRINTING AND THE POPULACE: THE MAKING AND MARKETING OF UKIYO-E

Our very own Dr. Brenda Jordan, of the University of Pittsburgh Asian Studies Center, will detail the process for making ukiyo-e wood block prints and the publishing industry that gave rise to these works of art that were accessible to the public. After the lecture, the Hiroshige exhibit will be open to the attendees. This event will serve as a kickoff event for the Hiroshige exhibit, which will be open from March 24 to July 8, 2018.  

Join the JASP for this free evening at the Carnegie Museum of Art Theater on March 29, 2018. Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be provided.  

The JASP thanks the Carnegie Museum of Art for their partnership on this lecture. Lecture Series Sponsored by Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc.

 

Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018  

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Carnegie Museum of Art Theater