On December 5, 2016 Mr. Arseny Molchanov and Mr. Dmitry Vostrikov from Russia 24 visited the university.
Russia 24 is Russia's first 24-hour broadcast television channel. Their purpose of visiting Japan is collecting data for special feature reportage in regard with "a cooperation plan with eight points".
Mr. Molchanov interviewed to Prof. Kaoru Yamanouchi, coordinator of STEPS, to know achievement of STEPS program as well as Yasushi Suko and Ryoko Arashida, outbound students of STEPS program, to listen impression towards Russia through the eyes of students.
This special reportage including students' interview have broadcasted in Russia from December 12 to 14 right before an official working visit of President Putin to Japan.