From visiting ancient temples & shrines to learning the art of Japanese-style calligraphy, discover all that our students did over the course of the 2018 fall semester program.
From visiting ancient shrines to participating in a tea ceremony, discover all that our students did during the 2018 JCMU Summer Intensive Language program.
From closing ceremony celebrations to the children’s kabuki performances, discover all that our students did in the last month of the 2017-18 academic year.
From hosting their own bunkasai (school cultural festival) to the beginning of cherry blossom season, discover all that our students were up to in March.
JCMU and Hiraku were back on the con trail last weekend as they attended Lansing’s own anime convention, Shuto Con!
From banging on Japanese drums to Valentine’s Day events in Hikone, discover all that our students were up to in February.
From new student activities to winter festivals in Shiga, discover all that our students were up to in January
The temperatures are cooling and the colors of leaves are changing, making November a beautiful time to explore Japan!
Different country, same Turkey Day festivities~
This year was Hiraku’s first time at the largest annual Japanese pop culture convention in Michigan. His first time in Detroit at all, in fact!