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Apply to be a Junior Scholar

The application for the Pacific Basin Research Center’s Junior Scholars Program will open soon.

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Student Photo Contest 2020

The Pacific Basin Research Center is accepting submissions for its annual Student Photo Contest, open to all SUA undergraduate students.

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Soka Continues to Rank High Among National Liberal Arts Colleges

Sep 14, 2020

U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2021,” published today, ranks Soka University of America in a tie for 28th among national liberal arts colleges, fourth among liberal arts colleges in

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Soka Launches New Life Sciences Concentration

Sep 01, 2020

Soka University of America is officially opening its Life Sciences concentration this fall, offering a unique, research-based science program for undergraduate liberal arts students. Life Sciences at

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Performing Arts Center Soka University Coronavirus Update and Precautions

Aug 21, 2020

On behalf of the entire Soka Performing Arts Center staff, our hearts go out to everyone impacted by the virus, either directly or indirectly, and we send heartfelt thanks to the healthcare workers

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Daisaku Ikeda Welcomes New Students to the Soka Community

Aug 12, 2020

I would like to express my heartfelt felicitations to the proud and poised members of the Undergraduate Class of 2024 and Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Societal Change Program of Soka

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Office of Admission: Connecting Creatively to Adapt to New Reality

Aug 12, 2020

As the number of Covid-19 cases continue to rise in the US and around the globe, institutions of higher education have had to drastically change how they conduct classes, recruit new students, and

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A Message to the Community From President Edward M. Feasel

Jul 31, 2020

Dear Soka Community, May 3, 2021, will mark the 20th Annivers​ary of the Soka University of America, Aliso Viejo campus. This August, we will be launching our year-long 20th anniversary project under

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Edward M. Feasel Named President of Soka University of America

Jul 17, 2020

Edward M. Feasel has been appointed the second president of Soka University of America, the SUA Board of Trustees announced. Feasel, who most recently served as executive vice president and chief

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A Statement from Soka President Edward M. Feasel

Jul 17, 2020

Dear Soka Community, I am very honored to become president of SUA and I want to thank the Board of Trustees for showing their trust in me through their selection. I am especially grateful to our