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?
Concerned about kansai-ben throwing you off in Shiga? Go through some basic parts of the dialect with us before chatting with the Hikone locals!
Calling all members of the JCMU community in the Greater Lansing area: you are invited to a special summer picnic BBQ at the Potter Park Zoo!
One of my favorite pastimes is drinking coffee with my dad. So with my JCMU internship, I wanted to see if people connected over coffee in Japan I do.
It’s possible to travel Japan even as a student and even on a limited budget. Here’s how.
JCMU is definitely tough – which is why it’s important to go into the program with the right mindset!
The other day, I got together with an old friend of mine and went on a mini-tour of MSU’s campus!
With Google Earth, you can zoom in on every shrine, restaurant, tree, and rock in town.
Some of Shiga’s castles have been destroyed by time, but some are just next door for you to visit.