- Christmas Tree in Hachiouji Campus
- Assistant Prof.Nobuyoshi Komuro (School of Computer Science) won the young researcher award at the The Society of Informetion Theory and its Applications sympojium 2008 (SITA2008).
- Former President Dr. Hideo Aiso (currently Director of the Board) awarded C&C Prize for 2008 by NEC C&C Foundation
- Prof. Hiromi Ueda, Prof. Toshinori Tsuboi, and Prof. Hiroyuki Kasai at the School of Computer Science won the Best Paper Award at the IEEE CQR 2008
- Associate Prof. Akiko Yamazaki (School of Media Science) becomes the first Japanese winner of “CHI Honorable Mention Paper Award” as a head writer