Tohoku Seikatsu Bunka College (東北生活文化大学, Tōhoku seikatsu bunka daigaku) is a private university in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan. The predecessor of the school, a law school, was founded in 1900. In 1947 it was promoted to a women's vocational school. A year later, an attached women's high school was established. It was re-established as a women's junior college in 1951. In 1958 a four-year college opened. In 1987, it became coeducational, adopting the name "Tohoku Seikatsu Bunka College" at the same time.
Daito Bunka University is a medium-size four-year university with two campuses: one at Itabashi in Tokyo and the other at Higashi Matsuyama in Saitama, Japan. The sports program is strong in rugby and distance running, with the Ekiden team coming fourth in the prestigious January 2009 New Year Hakone Ekiden. Daito Bunka focuses primarily on cultural arts and humanities. It is known as one of the top calligraphy schools in the nation and one of the few universities in Japan to teach Arabic and Urdu.
Donald Lawrence Keene was an American-born Japanese scholar, historian, teacher, writer and translator of Japanese literature. Keene was University Professor emeritus and Shincho Professor Emeritus of Japanese Literature at Columbia University, where he taught for over fifty years. Soon after the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, he retired from Columbia, moved to Japan permanently, and acquired citizenship under the name Kīn Donarudo. This was also his poetic pen name and occasional nickname, spelled in the ateji form 鬼怒鳴門.
Tohoku University, or Tohokudai is a Japanese national university located in Sendai, Miyagi in the Tōhoku Region, Japan. It is informally referred to as Tonpei. Established in 1907, it was the third Imperial University in Japan and among the first three Designated National Universities, along with the University of Tokyo and Kyoto University. Tohoku University is a Top Type university of the Top Global University Project, and since 2020 has been ranked the best university in Japan by Times Higher Education.
Izumi-ku (泉区) is the northernmost ward of the city of Sendai, in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 July 2017, the ward had a population of 215,048 and a population density of 1470 persons per km2 in 90,336 households. The total area of the ward was 146.61 square kilometres (56.61 sq mi). Izumi-ku is the twelfth-largest ward in Japan in terms of area, and third-largest in Sendai. Formerly the independent city of Izumi, the population of the area expanded extremely rapidly from the mid-1970s onwards as a bedroom community for central Sendai. In 1988, the city of Izumi was annexed by Sendai.
Tohoku Gakuin University is a private university in Sendai, Japan. It was founded under a Christian background.
Bunka Fashion College is a Japanese vocational school specializing in fashion design and related disciplines. It is headquartered in Shinjuku, Tokyo, and has more than 70 branches throughout Japan.
Research Institute of Electronic Communication, abbreviated RIEC, is a research institute for electronic communication affiliated with Tohoku University, Japan. It is one of the national collaborative research institute in Japan.
Yamaguchi University of Human Welfare and Culture is a private university in Hagi, Yamaguchi, Japan. The school was first established as a junior women's college in 1967. It became a co-ed four-year college in 1999.
Bunka Gakuen University is a private university in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. The predecessor of the school, a women's vocational school, was founded 1923. In 1952 it was chartered as a junior women's college. In 1964 it became a four-year college and it was named Bunka Women's University. In 2011 it changed its name "Bunka Gakuen University".
Koeki University is a Japanese private university, located in Sakata, Yamagata, Japan.
Tohoku University of Art and Design is a private university in Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan.
Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University is a private university in Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The Tohoku Pharmaceutical University was established in 1949, based on the Tohoku Pharmaceutical College, which was established in 1939. In 1959, it became the first cancer research institute established at a private pharmaceutical university in Japan. In 1962 it became the first graduate school at the private pharmacy college. With the establishment of a Medical Department in 2015, the university became Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University.
Tohoku Bunka Gakuen University is a private university in Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, established in 1999. The predecessor of the school was founded in 1978.
Sendai Shirayuri Women's College is a private, women's college located in Izumi-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture Japan. The school is affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church.
Tohoku Women's College is a private women's college in the city of Hirosaki, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, established in 1969. The predecessor of the school was founded in 1923.
Tohoku Bunkyo Junior College is a private junior college in Yamagata, Yamagata, Japan. The predecessor of the school was founded in 1951. It was chartered as a junior women's college in 1966, and it became coeducational in 2001.
John Cutting Berry was an American physician and missionary. He was dispatched by the American Board to Japan, where he practiced medicine in places including Kobe, Kyoto, and Okayama. In 1911 he was awarded the Order of the Sacred Treasure, 3rd class.
Miyagi Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Tōhoku region of Honshu. Miyagi Prefecture has a population of 2,305,596 and has a geographic area of 7,282 km2 (2,812 sq mi). Miyagi Prefecture borders Iwate Prefecture to the north, Akita Prefecture to the northwest, Yamagata Prefecture to the west, and Fukushima Prefecture to the south.
Tohoku Korean Primary and Junior High School is a North Korean international school in Taihaku-ku, Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture. As of 2012 Yun Jong-chol is the principal.