27 Aug 2021 - 10:00
From 17th – 25th July 2021, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) hosted the first SHIMA: Okinawa-Hawaii STEM Education Collaborative, in partnership with the...
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10 Dec 2020 - 10:45
From left to right (top): Simon Hall, Toshinori Matsui, Yuuki Guzmán, Shutaro Omine, Misaki Takabayashi. From left to right (bottom): Kozue Higashionna, Hanako Adachi, Kanako Aono, Hiromu Josha.
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10 Dec 2020 - 10:29
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has received an award for the best student recruitment campaign from the...
Type: News Article
22 Oct 2020 - 00:00
Despite being separated by nearly 5,000 miles of Pacific Ocean, the people of Okinawa and Hawai’i have a lot in common. Being based on small island archipelagos means that they rely on both the land...
Type: News Article
2 Apr 2015 - 09:30
Imagine pushing the existing frontiers of knowledge without the traditional constraints of a Ph.D. program in the sciences. Imagine working with a world class faculty, being fully funded, and having...
Type: News Article
18 Mar 2015 - 16:29
From March 9th-13th, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology hosted its first OIST Science Challenge workshop, organized...
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Hands-on Science
18 Mar 2015 - 14:45
Science Challenge participants with Ph.D. student Andrew Winchester of the Energy Materials and Surface Sciences Unit learning how to build an analog circuit.
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“Why are manhole covers round?”
18 Mar 2015 - 13:51
OIST English instructor Tom Holland tells participants what to expect during job interviews. 
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Science Challenge group photo
18 Mar 2015 - 13:44
Participants of the 2015 Science Challenge with President Dorfan, judges and staff of the Graduate School.
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Yumeno Koga, Winner of the 2015 Science Challenge with President Dorfan
17 Mar 2015 - 17:16
Yumeno Koga, Winner of the 2015 Science Challenge receiving her certificate from President Dorfan. She is a freshman majoring in Life Science at Waseda University. 
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26 Mar 2014 - 17:19
OIST hosted a two-day contest entitled, “Why Science?” on March 18-19. The competition brought 27 contestants from universities all over Japan, who gave five-minute English presentations about their...
Type: News Article
21 Jun 2013 - 16:35
OIST Café, a seminar aimed at science students, was inaugurated in April in Tokyo. This month it was held again in Tokyo, and also in Sapporo, on June 16 and 19. These events were intended for...
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