14 Jan 2019
OIST isn't just about hardcore theoretical sciences: we're also using applied techniques to help conserve the culture of Okinawa. Anya Dani uses sophisticated science to air the recovery of...
Type: Video
23 Dec 2018
Welcome to OISTer Pearls, a series all about the people behind the science here at OIST. We're starting with perhaps one of our most adventurous researchers, a real "Okinawa Jones": Vladimir Dinets...
Type: Video
27 Feb 2018
Dr. Zafer Hawash speaks with former OIST president Jonathan Dorfan and his wife, Mrs Renee Dorfan, after the ceremony.
Type: Photo
27 Feb 2018
The graduates received traditional Hawaiian neck garlands called ‘lei’, made from candlenuts, after the ceremony as a gift from Robert Nakasone, an OIST Board of Councilors member from Hawaii.
Type: Photo
27 Feb 2018
Dr. Caroline Starzynski spoke on behalf of the graduate students.
Type: Photo
27 Feb 2018
Dr. Steven Chu delivered a thoughtful and motivational speech to the graduates.
Type: Photo
27 Feb 2018
The audience clapped as the graduates processed into the auditorium
Type: Photo
21 Nov 2017
On a crisp fall Sunday, more than 5,300 people gathered for one of Okinawa’s largest science events. Excited chatter filled the halls at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST)...
Type: News Article
8 Nov 2017
Dr. Jonathan Dorfan and Mrs. Renee Dorfan pose for a photo after the conferment at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
Type: Photo
8 Nov 2017
Dr. Jonathan Dorfan, President Emeritus of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), received the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star, one of Japan’s most...
Type: News Article
2 Nov 2017
OIST President Emeritus Jonathan Dorfan will receive the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star from the Japanese government.
Type: Photo
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