background

News

We'll post announcements and updates on this page while we are working out the study tour. During our stay in South Korea and Japan, this page will contain daily blogs from participants.

TitleDate
Sneak Peek #5 - TokyoSeptember 3rd, 2018
Sneak Peek #4 - KyotoAugust 27th, 2018
Sneak Peek #3 - OsakaAugust 19th, 2018
Sneak Peek #2 - BusanAugust 12th, 2018
Sneak Peek #1 - SeoulAugust 6th, 2018
Japan Oppervlakking - by Arend RensinkApril 11th, 2018
Tours and Teambuilding at QuintorMarch 29th, 2018
Cyber-Physical Infrastructure - What To Expect? March 21st, 2018
Destination Spotlight - JapanJanuary 17th, 2018
Happy New Year!January 9th, 2018
Destination Spotlight - South KoreaDecember 16th, 2017
Enrollment is now open!November 9th, 2017

Sneak Peek #5 - Tokyo

by Sytseon September 3rd, 2018in Blogs

The last week of Study Tour Shift will be spent in the world's most populous metropolitan area. With 39 million residents and a 2.5 trillion dollar economy, if Tokyo were a country it would be the 8th largest economy in the world. The insanity of a huge, wealthy metropolis where high-tech futurism is constantly contrasted by remnants of traditional Japan will prove to be one of the most memorable experiences of the study tour.

Sneak Peek #4 - Kyoto

by Sytseon August 27th, 2018in Blogs

After waking up well-rested after a night's stay in a Buddhist temple and with a stomach full of a traditional monk's breakfast, we will gather the group to, once again, embark on a day of travelling. We will travel to the beautiful city of Kyoto, which has been the seat of the emperor for over a thousand years, as it is the former capital of Japan.

Sneak Peek #3 - Osaka

by Sytseon August 19th, 2018in Blogs

It seems fitting that, during a study tour themed after infrastructure, its participants experience many different modes of travel. After flying and driving by bus to Busan, the journey to our next destination, Osaka, holds two new modes of transport for the participants.