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Executive Director, IUC; Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Stanford University
Director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Professor of International Studies; and Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University
Consul General of Japan in San Francisco
FILM SCREENING AND Q&A
MISHIMA: A LIFE IN FOUR CHAPTERS
OCTOBER 6, 2023 | 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM PDT
Join us for a special screening of Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters and Q&A with Alan Poul '75 who was both an actor and associate producer on the film. This session is in conjunction with his presentation on Saturday at the Interpreting a Changing Japan symposium, where he will share more of his experiences working as a producer in Japan, most recently with the hit series Tokyo Vice.
LUNCH & WORKSHOP
TEACHING JAPAN IN THE AGE OF AI
OCTOBER 7, 2023 | 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM PDT
Are you an IUC alum currently grappling with the sudden changes wrought on the teaching profession by the advent of generative AI? Together we will discuss the challenges presented by ChatGPT for student learning and assessments; discuss best practices for talking to students about the use of AI; and brainstorm course assignments that effectively hone critical thinking skills in an age when take-home essays and online discussion posts can be undetectably produced by AI.