10 Jun 2010

Dr. Takuya Hikima of the Brain Mechanism for Behaviour Unit received a JPS Award for Outstanding Papers for his paper published in Journal of Physiological Sciences.

29 Jan 2010
An urgent general meeting of the Okinawan People’s Council for the Promotion of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) took place on May 8, 2009 in Naha in light of the delay in parliamentary enactment of the School Corporation of Okinawa Institute of the Science and Technology Act (hereafter the OIST Act).
14 Jun 2008

As part of satellite activities for the first Group of Eight (G8) Ministerial-Level Meeting on Science and Technology, scheduled for June 15, 2008, in Okinawa, a workshop on environment and energy issues was held on June 14, 2008 at the University of the Ryukyus.

11 Mar 2008
In a lecture that fell on this year’s Brain Awareness week, Dr. Arbuthnott talked to a group of about 80 students, who are planning to pursue either medical science or pharmacy in a university.
28 Feb 2008
Dr. Price began her lecture by passing out several samples of live Drosophila to a curious audience of about 60 students, explaining that although all of the samples are biologically categorized as Drosophila, their fly wings are not identical, and that the wings actually have different numbers of veins because of their pattering during development.
24 Feb 2008
In his first lecture to schoolchildren since joining OIST in October 2006, Dr. Masai first talked to the entire school of approximately 60 students about his academic background.
6 Feb 2008
Dr. Joseph Sergeant presented a lecture on February 7 at the Okinawa Prefectural Nanbu Medical Center and Children’s Medical Center in Haebaru Town.
2 Sep 2007
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation, which was launched in September 2005 to prepare for the establishment of a graduate university of science and technology in Okinawa, celebrated the 2nd anniversary of its launch with a reception at Manza Hotel in Onna Village on September 3, 2007.