The vice president of Japan's University of Tsukuba, Michiyoshi Ae, took some time away from the ongoing Biomechanics Seminar to talk about enhancing cooperation with National Taiwan Normal University.
Some of Taiwan's top public universities are joining forces to redifine creative design. National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU), National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (NTUST), and National Chengchi University (NCCU) are making good on an agreement signed last year to hold joint practicum courses in creative design.
As the Universiade is underway in Russia, NTNU is boosting morale by bringing together experts from around the world to discuss the science behind winning gold medals. The four-day International Sports Biomechanics Seminar kicked off Sunday, covering a range of topics including technique analysis, sports equipment, computer simulations, and sports medicine.
A delegation from Spain's University of Alcalá headed to NTNU on Thursday to discuss the possible channels of cooperation. University of Alcalá Rector Fernando Galvalán met with NTNU Vice President Lin Tung-tai (林東泰) and other school officials explore to discuss details.
Word of A Tale of Shan Hai Jing (山海經傳), a rock musical put on by National Taiwan Normal University and Gao Xingjian (高行健), a Nobel Prize winner, spread throughout Taiwan this week after the show's dress rehearsal proved a hit.