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HU-USM Colloquium 2019 Report

HU-USM Colloquim 2019 was held from Dec 8 to 14th, 2019 at Hiroshima university. (Hiroshima University: HU, Universiti Sains Malaysia: USM)

Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), located in Penang, has the second oldest history and tradition, is one of the most well-known universities in Malaysia. 12 USM students joined this event. The relationship between two universities began from 2004 because of “The Africa-Asia University Dialogue for Educational Development (A-A Dialogue) Network”. It was established to promote joint international research among universities in Africa and Asia to contribute to educational development in developing countries. At this forum, the topic was cross cultural interactions. Students at two universities gave presentations about their research topics and discussed actively. USM students stayed at Faculty Club in Hiroshima University. They visited to Yamato Museum, Peace Memorial museum and Park in Hiroshima and went to field work at Miyajima and Hiroshima Castle.

<2019 HU-USM colloquium>Schedule
Dec 8 Arrive at Hiroshima
Dec 9 Presentation
Dec 10 Presentation
Dec 11 Yamato Museum , Fudeno sato Kobo
Dec 12 Field work in Muyajima, Peace memorial museum and park
Dec 13 Closing ceremony, Farewell Party
Dec 14 Hiroshima Castle