After more than six decades of combined service to YIS, longtime faculty members Junko Cancemi and Dennis Stanworth will be retiring at the end of this school year.
"Not going to Uni straight after high school was definitely the best decision for me. I'm gaining so much from being on the road, attaining practical skills we don't learn in school: planting, harvesting, fishing."
Join Leo Konno on March 31st at BankART Kawamata Hall to celebrate the release of his first CD.
YIS alumni visit campus.
Remembering 1975 YIS graduate, Curtis Bond.
YIS honors an important member of our community, John Eric Hasegawa.
Recent YIS graduate Izzy Thompson shared her career plans while volunteer teaching recently on campus.
We recently received the sad news that Joji Sato (class of '74) passed away on May 4th, 61 years old. Leslie Helm (class of '73) has written a remembrance of Joji to share with the YIS alumni community.
Akira Otsuka (Class of 1986) was at YIS during her nursery year in 1973 and her high school years from 1983 to 1986. Today her two daughters are YIS students. We asked Akira to tell us about her experiences at YIS and why she decided to enroll her children here.