On July 14, Lin Kobayashi will be a guest speaker at a Study Abroad Fair sponsored by Meiji University (Ochanomizu, Tokyo). The event, designed to provide a forum for Japanese students to learn about study opportunities at major English-speaking countries,
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On June 19, Lin Kobayashi was announced the winner of the “Nikkei Special Prize” at a ceremony for the “New Business Plan Competition for Women,” sponsored by the Development Bank of Japan (DBJ).
The competition was designed to help support
From May 31 – June 1, ISAK Executive Director Lin Kobayashi attended the World Economic Forum on East Asia (held in Bangkok, Thailand) as a “Young Global Leader 2012.”
Following is Lin’s report on her exhilarating 48-hour stay in Bangkok,
After a yearlong search for the ideal candidate, we are delighted to announce that Roderick Jemison has been selected as the founding Head of School for International School of Asia, Karuizawa.
Rod currently serves as the Director of the Upper
Lin Kobayashi, Executive Director of ISAK, will be featured in the cover story of this week’s AERA magazine, on sale from Mar. 19. In the article, titled “Why Japanese Women Are Leaping Ahead,” you can get a glimpse of what
We are proud to announce that the World Economic Forum has honored Lin Kobayashi, Executive Director of the Board at ISAK, with the title of “2012 Young Global Leader.”
With this honor, Kobayashi joins a global community of extraordinary young
On January 20, Nagano Prefecture’s Council for Private Schools held discussions on whether to grant ISAK permission to establish a school in Nagano. Based on the discussions, which had been postponed from the meeting in October 2011, ISAK received official
Greetings from the Fundraising Team! Over the summer, our team organized a visit to Karuizawa to see ISAK’s second annual summer school in action. Along with over twenty major donors, we spoke with teachers and students, observed classes, and visited
On Aug. 11, Lin Kobayashi served as the guest speaker at the Apple Distinguished Educators (ADE) conference held in Kobe, giving a presentation on her views on education and plans for ISAK.
The ADE program was created to bring together
Our executive director Lin Kobayashi had the opportunity to join Shuichi Abe, Governor of Nagano Prefecture, for a joint presentation in Karuizawa on August 19, 2011.
Governor Abe opened the event with his thoughts on “What We Have Learned