Tattooing is the most misunderstood art form in Japan today. Looked down upon for centuries and rarely discussed in social circles, people with tattoos are outcasts in this country, banned from most public spaces such as beaches, bathhouses, and even gyms. Tattoos have an extensive history in Japan, and to truly understand the stigma behind them it is essential to be aware of their significance. The first records of tattoos...Read More
It is that time of year again… and WE WANT YOU!
THINK Global School is excited to announce the Symposium Scholar grant opportunity for one alum to participate in the 2017 Symposium as part of the 2017 Commencement activities. The Symposium Scholar will be granted a full travel stipend covering roundtrip airfare to our 2017 host location of Vancouver, Canada, as well as accommodation provisions and a ticket to the THINK Global School Graduation ceremony. All TGS alumni are eligible to apply for the Symposium Scholar grant.
Please visit our Commencement 2017 SPOT Page and click on the “Symposium Timeline and Application Tab” for more information about how to apply and for a timeline of important application deadlines. Symposium Scholar proposals are due January 5th.
The theme for our student-produced dialogues this year will be Divisions & Diversity. In our study of dividing and diversifying factors throughout our travels, such as social, political, environmental, economic, and demographic factors, we hope to investigate the implications of what it means to both divide and diversify in today’s globalized world.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions regarding your proposals.