- Usage: 1949
Shizuoka University, established in 1949, is located in Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. It offers programs in humanities and social sciences, education, informatics, science, engineering, agriculture, science and technology, and law.
As of 2015, Shizuoka University has exchange agreements with 40 other universities in 21 countries, including the University of Nebraska at Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska (UNO), USA. UNO and Shizuoka University became sister schools in 1979, with a statement of affiliation signed by UNO Chancellor Del Weber and Shizuoka University President Ken Maruyama.
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The Japanese noren was received by UNO Senior Vice Chancellor B.J. Reed from the City of Shizuoka at a September 2018 event at UNO hosting Shizuoka University President Kiyoshi Ishii. Noren are a curtain, which can be used at businesses or homes. This noren is a split curtain style and is more typically found in Japanese homes. The noren is navy blue with a red, blue, green, orange, and white floral design. An insert from the original packaging is also available.