Associated Press - University of Hawai'i Maui College (UHMC) and Takamatsu University in Japan have agreed to establish exchange programs.
An agreement signed by school leaders in Kahului on Friday, Sept. 7, will allow for faculty and student exchange programs and for short-term visits by groups. Takamatsu University President Dr. Masamichi Tsukuda traveled from Japan to sign the memorandum and tour the campus.
UHMC offers bachelors and associates degrees. Its main campus is in Kahului, but it has education centers in Hana and on the islands of Molokai and Lana'i. Takamatsu University is a private institution in Kagawa prefecture on Shikoku Island. It also runs Takamatsu Junior College.