Amy Collier '16
Participating in the 70th Anniversary for Kansai Gaidai University
Amy Collier, who studied abroad at Kansai Gaidai University in Japan participated in 70th anniversary ceremony on November 7, 2015. Dr. Patricia Draves (Dean of the University of Mount Union) and Dr. Jeffrey Draves were also invited to attend this historic ceremony. Ciara Marshall, another Mount Union studying abroad at Kansai Gaidai, also attended the ceremony. Representatives from 30 world countries travelled to Kansai for this celebration.
The University of Mount Union and Kansai Gaidai University have been enjoying a great exchange program relationship and it is where most Japanese majors from Mount Union choose to study abroad. For many years, Mount Unionb has been sending students to study abroad at Kansai Gaidai University, and have recieved students in return from Kansai Gaidai to come study abroad at Mount Union.