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sexual misconduct

March 14, 2019

 Graphic by Jas Modelo

Interviews were conducted by Hikari Hida and Lily Boland.

The full interviews...

Bobby Maxwell is the Vice President of TUJ’s Veteran’s club. He was in the Navy for 11 years, and w...

March 7, 2019

“I am hoping that the introduction of the Deputy Title IX Coordinator role on TUJ’s campus will bri...

For today's segment, Juniper Alexander was kind enough to answer our questions on SA training that...

February 25, 2019

For our next part in this interview series, current TUJ student and former Navy officer Grace Bella...

February 18, 2019

Teddy Lee is currently the President of TUJ’s Student Government. He was in the Navy for 9 years, a...

February 11, 2019

Lorelei Vandergriend served in the US navy for six years, switching between the USS George HW Bush...

Our editors at Uprizine have been working on compiling a collection of interviews with TUJ veterans...

June 24, 2018

Photo courtesy of Temple University, Japan Campus Facebook Page

Temple University Japan's (TUJ) comm...

April 23, 2018

“Why did you unsend the message?”

“Am I moving too fast for you?”

“Did I make you uncomfortable? I’m...

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