The KG Time Tunnel

Why don’t you travel back to Old Kwansei through the Time Tunnel?

January 7
On this day in 1889, U. W. Utley opened a day school at the Palmore Institute.

January 15
On this day in 1897, Genta Suzuki, an English-language teacher in the Academic Department, resigned from Kwansei Gakuin.

January 28
On this day in 1915, Tosuke Oyama, Dean of the Literary College, made his farewell speech to the students.

September 15
On this day in 1919, a concert by Czechoslovak army orchestra and chorus was held at Kwansei Gakuin.

October 11
On this day in 1921, the cornerstone of the Kwansei Gakuin Central Auditorium was laid at Harada-no-mori.

October 13
On this day in 1900, he first baseball match was played between Kwansei Gakuin and the Mikage Normal School.

October 24
On this day in 1924, the eighth academic exchange lecture with Mt. Koya University was held at Kwansei Gakuin.

November 22
On this day in 1919, the Kwansei Gakuin Board of Directors approved the employment of Ian Ozolin.

November 23
On this day in 1909, Kwansei Gakuin marked the twentieth anniversary of its founding.

November 30
On this day in 1921, the Kwansei Gakuin Peace Conference was held at the Commercial College Auditorium.

December 10
On this day in 1931, the memorial service was held at Kwansei Gakuin for former president J. C. C. Newton.

December 15
On this day in 1940, C. J. L. Bates wrote a farewell letter to the graduates of Kwansei Gakuin.

December 29
On this day in 1930, C. J. L. Bates left Kobe for the United States with a sad but brave resolution.