Hiraku Bio

Hiraku (Touched Up)

Name:
Hiraku
ヒラク

Nicknames:
Borb (bird-orb)
ヒラックン (Hirakkun)

Likes:
Drinking tea, visiting onsen, traveling, group activities, bouncing his red ball around. Also Snapchat and telling people about JCMU. An extrovert who’s always ready to make new friends.

Dislikes:
Heights, since he’s not the most aerodynamic of birds

Skills:
Swimming, flying (on airplanes), public speaking

Birthday:
September 19th – JCMU’s founding anniversary!

Family:
Tundra swans from Michigan and Shiga

Favorite ballet:
Swan Lake

Favorite tea:
Matcha

Hometowns:
Hikone and East Lansing. He’s always on the move like a migratory swan. He can be found at JCMU’s Hikone and East Lansing offices, on trips with JCMU students, or even relaxing in an onsen after a hard day’s work. Life’s busy if you’re a borb!