Academic Year 2014 Events Held to Commemorate Kyushu University’s Anniversary
The 11th of May is the Anniversary of Kyushu University’s founding and the university holds month-long activities commemorating its anniversary every year.
This year, the commemoration ceremony was held on April 26, (Saturday) at I2CNER Hall, Ito campus. The ceremony began with President Arikawa’s current state of affairs address and recent achievements of Kyushu University, and then moved to presenting letters of appreciation to people who have made great contributions to the university, as well as Professor Emeritus title conferment. A total of 250 people attended this ceremony and the special lecture by Toshiyuki Kono, Distinguished Professor, Faculty of Law.
Besides the ceremony, Kyushu University held ‘Open-door Research Facilities’ and various events which were open to the public from May 9th to the 17th at each campus.
（top）President Arikawa’s address
（middle）Presenting letters of appreciation
（bottom）The special lecture by Prof. Kono