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.
What pushed you to study abroad? Read how one 1989-90 alum’s decision to study in a country she knew little about evolved into an everlasting love of Shiga.
Did your time exploring a new culture help you grow as a person?
Did study abroad completely change your personal, academic, and professional goals?
Honorific anarchy? Discover the rules (or lack thereof) for the honorific prefixes “o” and “go”!
How did study abroad transform you?
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.
Why did you decide to study abroad? Learn how one 2014-15 alum’s trips to Japan helped him discover Japanese culture and his love of international education.
JCMU and Hiraku were back on the con trail last weekend as they attended Lansing’s own anime convention, Shuto Con!
What lessons did your time abroad teach you? Discover how the life skills one 1989-90 alum learned in Shiga continue to impact his photography career today.