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IUJ: Alumni Relations: Alumni Forest
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The Opening of the
Alumni Forest to Commemorate 20 years of IUJ:
A Slideshow from Oct 31, 2002
IUJ Founding Father, Dr. S. Nakayama, donated a forest of 35 Zelkova trees, one for each graduating class from GSIR and GSIM: 1985-2002.
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The Commemorative Stone at the Forest Entrance
Staff and Forest planners gather before the ceremony
IUJ President Sugihara with T. Shinoda (Class of 86) and IUJ Sec. Gen. Ichinose
President Y. Sugihara thanking IUJ Founder S. Nakayama for his wonderful contribution
Walking along the new path to the forest entrance
Approaching the Commemorative Stone
Mr. Takeuchi and student representative Gigi prepare to unveil the stone
The covering is removed as poppers pop and confetti flies . . .
. . . and we see the Commemorative stone!
Sec. General Ichinose invites us to take a walk through the new forest
Participants head out on the winding trail seeing the plates on the trees.
A glorious day greets those viewing the trees for the first time
One of the 35 Zelkova trees representing one of the Graduating Classes betwen 1985 and 2002.
Looking back on the trail with Mt. Hakkai and Mt. Komagatake towering over the IUJ dorms
Such a spendid day - after a week of rain and snow - for this commemorative event
"IUJ Alumni Forest in Commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of IUJ"
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