"Authentic taste, delicious".Thanks to the donation of personal computers by the overseas computer education support activity (IDCE), the coffee presented to KCG from Goroka University in Papua New Guinea and the Embassy of Japan in the country on Friday, October 9th, Kyoto Computer Gakuin Kyoto Station Students and teachers tasted at the school.On the day of the autumn production and occasional cold winds, the students seemed fully satisfied with the warm cup after class and are reminiscent of Papua New Guinea's like-minded friends far away 4600 km away. It was a state.
This time, 53 computers were given to the university by KCG.The coffee was presented with a souvenir at the reception of the donated PC held at the local University of Goroka on September 22.Goroka's specialty coffee Blue Mountain, which is separately supplied from the Embassy of Japan in the country, is 3,000 grams and about 300 cups. There was a long line of students in front of the “Coffee Counter”, which was temporarily set up in front of the Kyoto Station School.
The donation of personal computers to Goroka University was realized because KCG's faculty and staff learned about the delay in computerization of the university where Japanese staff worked through TV programs.At the same university, there were about 300 computers owned by the university for about 1900 students, and there were only about 100 computers that could be used freely by students, but this donation also improved the learning environment for students. Will be.The university is delighted to donate, and the name of the computer room for newly established graduate students is called “KCG”, IDCE founder Yoko Hasegawa ’s director, Yuko Hasegawa who is mainly involved in activities You can take his last name and name it "KCG Hasegawa Lab".IDCE, which celebrated its 20th anniversary this year, now has 22 countries.
* Independent country of Papua New Guinea
Just south of the equator, north of Australia, the eastern half of New Guinea Island in the South Pacific and about 600 surrounding islands.The area is 462,000 square kilometers, about 1.25 times that of Japan.The population is about 6 million and the capital is Port Moresby.Due to the tropical climate, it is hot and humid with rainy and dry seasons.The main industries are mining and oil-related industries, and coffee, cocoa, marine products, etc. are special products.In 1975, he became independent from Australia.