28 May 2019
OIST President and CEO Dr. Peter Gruss remembered Brenner. “Some people watch history; others like Sydney made it happen,” Gruss said. “With Sydney’s passing the world has lost one of the most...
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28 May 2019
Dr. Sydney Brenner giving a talk at OIST in 2008
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28 May 2019
“In 2001, when I was Minister of Science and Technology Policy and was developing the idea for OIST, I began looking for someone who could help make my vision a reality.  I interviewed...
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28 May 2019
Dr. Sydney Brenner brought into reality the vision to create a world-class, global research institute situated on an idyllic semitropical island. The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology...
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18 Jun 2018
This month, OIST is proud to welcome two new members of its Board of Governors. The board oversees the implementation of business conducted by the...
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18 Jun 2018
Dr. Ryoji Noyori
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18 Jun 2018
Dr. Erwin Neher
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23 May 2017
This spring, the Japanese government recognized two members of the OIST Board of Councilors and awarded them prestigious titles for their outstanding achievements in science and education throughout...
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13 May 2016
Dr. Jerome Friedman, professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the 1990 Nobel Laureate in Physics, and member of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate...
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14 May 2013
While OIST adheres to a philosophy that rejects barriers between scientific disciplines, the University also seeks out ways to erase the lines between the arts and sciences. In a single week, the...
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