History of KONAN GAKUEN HIRAO Hachisaburo, Founder of the University Hirao Hachisaburo was born into a Samurai family. In the business world, Hirao made major contributions to the establishment and modernization of the property insurance industry in Japan and to the rebuilding of the KAWASAKI Shipyard. As a social benefactor, he also established the KONAN Hospital. Hirao's superb leadership was evident in political circles and he served for a time as Minister of Education, making a significant contribution to the modernization of Japan's educational system. He brought his greatest passion and dedication to the work he did in the educational world. He founded KONAN Kindergarten and KONAN Elementary School, followed by KONAN Middle School and KONAN High School based on the ideals of character building, physical fitness and respect for the individual.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Konan University that are published in OMICS International journals.