4. April 2011 - 4:47

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation (OIST) has applied for an approval of the establishment of the OIST School Corporation and the University to the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.

30. March 2011 - 3:33

On Tuesday, March 29th, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation held a "Science Film Show" at Seaside House for junior high and high school students.

30. March 2011 - 3:14
Op-ed by Neil Calder, OIST Senior Adviser for Communications and PR, published in Physics Today.
9. March 2011 - 23:52

On Sunday, February 27, OIST held a tour for the residents of Tancha, the district of Onna Village in which the OIST campus is situated.

1. March 2011 - 2:24
Mr. Gert J. Grobler, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of South Africa to Japan, visited OIST on February 24, accompanied by Mr. Thomas Cronje, First Secretary, Ms. Mariko Yokoyama and Ms. Keiko Wakamatsu. Dr. Jonathan Dorfan, OIST President-elect, himself from South Africa, presented an overview of the developments, goals and current status at OIST.
24. February 2011 - 1:43
OIST scientist Dr. Alexander Mikheyev coauthored a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on February 22, which gives new evidence on: the behavior of leafcutter ants, reasons for the ant’s northern geographical limit and allows predictions for future expansion.
21. February 2011 - 4:58
On February 11, 2011, twelve local high school students in Okinawa visited the OIST campus to meet with Dr. Torsten Wiesel, Co-chair of the OIST Board of Governors (BOG), President Emeritus of Rockefeller University, and the 1981 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine.
15. February 2011 - 11:31
The February 2, 2011 edition of the Ryukyu Shimpo featured an op-ed by Dr. Satoshi Mitarai, Independent New Investigator of the Marine Biophysics Unit, about the outcome of the Computational Ecology Workshop at OIST in December 2010.
15. February 2011 - 10:08

On February 8, 2011, Dr. Akito Arima, Co-chair of the OIST Board of Governors, gave a talk at a monthly meeting of the Okinawa Employers’ Association.

10. February 2011 - 11:16

The January/February 2011 edition of the prestigious Alumni magazine from Stanford University featured interviews with two Stanford graduates, former Japanese Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama and U.S. Ambassador to Japan John Roos.

8. February 2011 - 7:35
On February 2, 2011, Dr. Noriyuki Satoh, Principal Investigator of the Marine Genomics Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), was awarded the title of professor emeritus by Hirosaki University in Aomori Prefecture, Japan.
4. February 2011 - 2:50
On Saturday, January 29, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation (OIST) hosted a symposium on extraordinary abilities of animals at the Okinawa Industrial Center in Naha City.
9. December 2010 - 1:50

Creating the Brains of Robots
Exhibition-Demonstration: "Creating the Brains of Robots"
9. December 2010 - 0:00
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