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Government and Economy

(July. 18)Adverse Effects of Political Desks in Mass Media Revealed by the Kake Gakuen scandal

Shiro Segawa
Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

(May. 1)Why Did Anello Bags Sell? The Common Ground It Shares with Pokemon GO
—Social media word-of-mouth

Tomoko Kawakami, Professor at the Waseda Business School
(Graduate School of Business and Finance)

Society

(Mar. 26)Make the Best Use of Yourself and Live Happily

Hironori Higashide, Professor, Graduate School of Commerce, Waseda University

(Mar. 5)The Japanese Kojien Dictionary and Sexual Diversity

Noritaka Moriyama, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Feb. 19)The Formation of Culinary Culture and the Preferences of Consumers Considered from the History of Distribution

Hiroyasu Kimizuka, Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Waseda University

(Jan. 9)Tokyo after the Olympics: A Science Fiction at the Center of the World’s Attention

Keigo Kobayashi, Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Jul. 10)The End of Reckless Driving
Can Autonomous Cars Reduce Traffic Accidents?

Akinori Morimoto, Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Jul. 3)A Prescription for People “Feeling Depressed for No Particular Reason” Today

Koji Takenaka, Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Waseda University

(Jun. 12)English Education in School: How to Produce Definite Results

Kenichi Namai, Professor, Faculty of International Research and Education, Waseda University

(May. 29)Does Socialization Matter for New Employee Development?

Norihiko Takeuchi, Professor at the Waseda Business School (Graduate School of Business and Finance)

(May. 22)Communication and Embodiment

Miho Kitamura, Associate Professor at the Waseda Institute for Advanced Study

International

(mar. 19)Creating New Trends in Research in Japanese Studies—the Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences to Launch the Global Japanese Literary and Cultural Studies Course (Global-J)

Kimiko Kono, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Feb. 5)Taking Waseda University Beyond Japan—The True Meaning of Globalization Reform

Shuji Hashimoto, Senior Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs & Provost and Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Nov. 6)For Bhutan to Remain as Bhutan
Mutual Cultural Exchange with the Ama, Shimane Prefecture

Takehiro Hirayama, Assistant Professor, Hirayama Ikuo Volunteer Center, Waseda University

(Oct. 16)What Is Required to Ensure the Human Security of Refugees?

Yasushi Katsuma, Professor, Faculty of International Research and Education, Waseda University
Director, Department of Global Health Affairs and Governance, Institute for Global Health Policy Research (iGHP), National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM)

(Oct. 2)The UNPKO — Surging Trends and Japan

Yuji Uesugi, Professor, Faculty of International Research and Education, Waseda University

(Sep. 19)Creation of Reconciliation Studies
Working toward a Shared Civic Awareness for Resolving the Problems of East Asia

Toyomi Asano, Professor, Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

(Sep. 4)Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies at Waseda University
—Steps Toward Organizing a Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Course—

Tetsuya Ohtoshi, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Jul. 24)Halal in Everyday Life: Learn from Muslims

Yukari Sai, Assistant Professor, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study

(Apr. 24)The Rise of Authoritarian Populism: Understanding Donald Trump’s Election Win

Timothy Seul, Professor at Faculty of International Research and Education, Waseda University

(Apr. 17)In Search of Undiscovered Cave Tombs

Jiro Kondo, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University
Director, Institute of Egyptology, Waseda University

Culture and Education

(Mar. 12)What Do Mathematicians Do?

Yasunari Nagai, Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Feb. 26)The Role of Art in Digital Society—the Significance of Media Art

Machiko Kusahara, Professor, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Dec. 25)The Strange Relationship Between Studying Abroad and Developing Human Resources

Aya Yoshida, Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Waseda University

(Dec. 11)Global Free Market of Knowledge Created Through Blendipity

Masataka Ota, Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Waseda University

(Dec. 4)Junior High School Education at the Mercy of an Increasingly Busy Work Environment
Regaining Interactive Relationships

Eiji Kikuchi, Professor, Faculty of Education and Integrated Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Nov. 13)Objections to the History of Cats as Commonly Portrayed

Masayuki Manabe, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Oct. 23)Translating Anger and Passion

Hachiya Mizutani, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Oct. 10)Asian Food Culture—New Cuisine Born Out of Diversity

Kyungmook Kim, Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Sep. 11)Indigenous People Lost in Japan: Ainu
—Comparing Gaps in Perception of Higher Education of Indigenous Australians—

Koji Maeda, Professor, Graduate School of Education, Waseda Universityy

(Aug. 28)Re-thinking the Purpose of Undergraduate Education:Great Books, Responsible Citizens, and Reflective Human Beings

Andrew Domondon, Associate Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Aug. 14)Familiarity of Kana Words and Kanji Words

Yasushi Hino, Professor at the Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Aug. 7)Understanding University Rankings

Yasushi Matsunaga, Professor, Center for Research Strategy, Waseda University

(Jun. 27)Seeking Alternative Care Based on Children’s Rights
—Expansion of Scholarships and Study Support that Foster Children’s Dreams—

Hatsuko Kawana, Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Waseda University

(Jun. 5)Japanese Literature in Translation

Hitomi Yoshio, Associate Professor of the Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences at Waseda University

(May. 15)Benefits of Child Rearing by Fathers on Children

Yasushi Oyabu, Professor at Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

(Apr. 3)Getting along with Your “Other” Self

Seigen Nasu, Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Waseda University

Science

(Feb. 13)Creating Virtual Reality Content in University Education

Takashi Kawai, Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

(Nov. 21)What are Species? —Tracing the Speciation Process with Mammalian Fossils—

Yuichiro Nishioka, Assistant Professor, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University

(Oct. 30)Dark Matter Search with the CALET Cosmic-ray Detector on the ISS
—and what it can contribute to society despite Dark Matter not being found yet—

Satoshi Akanuma, Associate Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Waseda University

(Jul. 31)Searching for the Roots of All Life—from Bacteria to Humans The Origin of Life on Earth and Extremophiles

Satoshi Akanuma, Associate Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Waseda University

(Apr. 10)Sleep and Developmental Disabilities during Adolescence

Sunao Uchida, Professor, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda University

Sports

(Jan. 15)The Dangers of Children Sitting Too Much
Improving Physical Health and Academic Performance through Everyday Awareness

Kaori Ishii, Associate Professor, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda University

(Dec. 18)Studying the Unique Subject of Sport Marketing

Hirotaka Matsuoka, Professor, Faculty of Sport Sciences, Waseda University