2014 Hiroshima Seminar, International Christian University (ICU)
Twelve students, selected by the Rotary Club headquarters in the US and enrolled in a master’s course at the International Christian University (ICU) visited Hiroshima as part of a field trip from Saturday, April 5 to Tuesday, April 8, 2014. This was the 11th field trip by ICU to Hiroshima after their first trip in 2003.
Students learned much about the realities of the atomic bombings through various activities including visiting Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, listening to the testimony of an A-bomb survivor and discussing their thoughts with Chairperson Komizo of the Hiroshima Peace Culture Foundation.
Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park
In front of the Children's Peace Monument
Discussion with Chairperson Komizo
With Ms. Seiko Ikeda, A-bomb survivor