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Noralumni Bonenkai 2017 – International career development
December 14, 2017 : Tokyo

Noralumni Bonenkai 2017 – International career development

NorAlumni Japan invites students and companies to our workshop to learn about the international career development. The participants are invited to enjoy Norwegian-style Christmas food in our traditional “Bonenkai” after the workshop. The capacity of the room is limited (first come, first served), so please sign up in advance. Date: Thu. 14th of December Time: 17:00-21:00 (Doors opens at 16:30)(…)

MIRAI program 2016 – an invitation to Japan!

Are you a Norwegian citizen and student and want to go to Japan? The Embassy of Japan in Norway has announced that they are accepting applications for the short term invitation program MIRAI 2016, a youth program inviting about 200 graduate and undergraduate students from Europe, Russia, Central Asia and the Caucasus to Japan. The(…)

Finding a way in foreign working cultures: An interview with Jeanett Ødegård Thomsen

Finding a way in foreign working cultures: An interview with Jeanett Ødegård Thomsen

Job hunting in Japan can be daunting. Stories about over-worked Salarimen and so called black companies are told at every Izakaya, and can discourage even the bravest of us. Jeanett Ødegård Thomsen is currently completing her masters in Global communication with a focus on PR at Akita International University. After completing her master’s degree she(…)

Report from the Business Case Solving Competition 2016

Report from the Business Case Solving Competition 2016

December 9th and 10th Noralumni Japan invited 18 Japanese and Norwegian students to a Business Case Solving competition. The students were divided into teams, and the teams competed in creating the best business case. Only 22 hours later the students had created a Business Model Canvas and pitched their idea to the jury. A hard(…)

Student Poster Competition at Techno-Ocean 2016 Conference

Student Poster Competition at Techno-Ocean 2016 Conference

The Techno-Ocean 2016 conference was held in Kobe on October 6-8. The Techno-Ocean conference has been held since 1986 as a forum for communicating and exchanging information regarding ocean related technologies. The conference invites researchers, companies and student to meet and discuss their work. During this year’s conference a student poster competition was held, in(…)

June 18, 2016 : Takayama Shimin Bunka Kaikan, Gifu

57th Japanese Speech Contest for Foreigners

Since the inaugural contest in 1960, the Japanese Speech Contest for Foreigners has been a project that the International Education Center hosts every year. Since 1996, the Contest has been jointly organized with the Japan Foundation, and from the 38th Contest in 1998 until the present, the contest has been held in cities all over(…)

February 18, 2016 : Dalsveien 36, 0775 Oslo, Norway

An Alumni Gathering at the Residence of Ambassador Kunikata

Dear NorAlumni Japan members, We are happy to forward to you an invitation from the Embassy of Japan: —————————————————————————————————————————————————– Dear friend of Japan, On a regular interval, the Embassy of Japan hosts gatherings for former exchange students and other friends of Japan. Among the invited are former Monbusho/MEXT scholarship recipients, prize winners in the Embassy’s(…)

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