From taiko to street performers, one of the most liberating elements of Japan and its culture resides in music.
We need 2 host families for adult guests coming to Michigan soon!
Being a person of color (POC), study abroad came with extra concerns for me. So I wanted to show you what my life in Hikone was like as a POC.
As a student, I was often told that if you liked anime, you weren’t serious about studying Japanese. Which I took exception to as an anime fan myself!
Interested in Japanese mythology? Read about how ancient Shintoism explained the creation of the world!
Wondering what to pack before going to JCMU? Read some tips from an alum!
You are in Japan, great! You might be busy but at least you have time to travel! Do you go in a group or by yourself? Here are some tips for how to make the most of solo travel.
Every place has a food that it’s known for. But what about Shiga?
Between takoyaki, corn dogs, and everything in between: which festival food from Michigan or Shiga is the best?
The 4th means fireworks in the U.S.! But did you know that Japan is also known for its summer firework shows?