FALL 2016 Studium Generale

Multiple Instructors

Department: G30

Class Time: 2016 Fall Tuesday Thursday
Recommended for: All Nagoya University Students, faculty members and staff

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Course Overview

Studium Generale is a series of introductory level talks in English by Nagoya University faculty members. Topics cover any research or teaching field at Nagoya University. Everybody is welcome to attend any lecture!

The main purpose of Studium Generale is to offer practice in listening to lectures in English.

Videos

Date Topic Lecturer

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Oct 25 From Astrophysics to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Hisanori Shinohara (School of Science, Chemistry) test
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Nov 1 The Regulation of Executive Pay:Does Corporate Law Matter? Sean Michael McGinty (School of Law) picture
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Nov 8 The Science of Shampoo Nicola Skoulding (Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences) test
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Nov 10 Breaking Down Barriers-Black Women and Their Experiences in Japan Avril Haye (Aichi Prefecture University)
Nov 15 To Eat or Not to Eat.That is the Question. Young You (Research Center for Brain and Nueral Circuits) picture
Nov 17 Tips for Improving Your English:How to Buiid-and Read-Longer Sentences John Wojdylo (School of Science, Physics) picture
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Nov 24 Nationalism Among Mass Publics in Asia Matt Linley (International Education and Exchange Center) picture
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Dec 1 Why is it hard to be slim? Teruhiko Koike (Research Center of Health, Physical fitness and Sports) picture
Dec 6 A Creative Process-Japan`s Influence on Electronic Music Iain Foxwell (Holobeams, Electronic musician) picture

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Course Schedule

Date Topic Lecturer
October 25 From Astrophysics to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Hisanori Shinohara (School of Science, Chemistry)
October 27 Space Missions Are Hard Kazunori Ishibashi (Graduate School of Science)
November 1 The Regulation of Executive Pay:Does Corporate Law Matter? MCGINTY Sean Michael (School of Law)
November 8 The Science of Shampoo Nicola Skoulding (Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences)
Novenmber 10 Breaking down barriers - Black women and their experiences in Japan Avril Haye (Aichi Prefectural University )
November 15 To Eat or Not to Eat. That is the Question Young You (Nagoya Research Center for Brain & Neural Circuits)
November 17 Tips for Improving Your English: How to Build -- and Read -- Longer Sentences More Easily John Wojdylo (Department of Physics, Science)
November 22 From Advanced to Automated Driving Systems in Cars Yousuke Akatsu (Graduate School of Engineering)
November 24 Nationalism among mass publics in Asia Matt Linley (International Education and Exchange Center)
November 29 Light, Semiconductors and Applications Bernard Gelloz (Graduate School of Engineering)
December 1 Why is it hard to be slim? Teruhiko Koike (Research Center of Health, Physical Fitness, and Sports)
December 6 A Creative Process - Japan's Influence on Electronic Music Iain Foxwell (Independent electronic musician, working under the moniker "Holobeams")
December 8 Behind the tips to be a good speaker - Neurophysiological insights from electric communication in fish Tsunehiko Kohashi (School of Science, Biology)
December 13 Enzymes that changed our lives Jasmina Damnjanovic (Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences)

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