On August 19th, 2015, Mr. Harvey Beasly, the newly appointed Public Affairs Officer of the Consulate General of the United States of America in Sapporo visited Tohoku University and met with Executive Vice President Toshiya Ueki.
EVP Ueki gave an overview of the current status of the university’s collaborative efforts with universities in America, as well as several countries in the Asian region. Further, he discussed the university’s plans for future global development. Mr. Beasly and EVP Ueki also expressed their mutual desire to encourage further exchanges between Tohoku University and the U.S.A.
As Mr. Beasly is familiar with China as he formerly served as Vice Consul in Shanghai, China, the party took a tour of the Lecture Hall where Lu Xun Studied, following their meeting.