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“Japanese Politics after 3/11: Trends and Challenges” by Dr. Masaru Kohno

As part of our fall seminar series, CJS is sponsoring a talk by Dr. Masaru Kohno who will be presenting “Japanese Politcs after 3/11: Trends and Challenges.”  In this talk, Dr. Kohno will discuss three emerging trends in Japanese politics since the 3/11 earthquake: the disintegration of the Democratic Party of Japan, the rise […]

Fall 2012 Japanese Studies Courses

The course listing for Fall 2012 Japanese studies or Japan-related courses are now available. Please see the link below:


EPIC interns in Ehime

Mr. Mathew Manako Tanaka (Hawaiian Language and Travel Industry Management double major) and Ms. Aurora Tsai (MA student in Second Language Studies)  are the 2012 summer interns for the Ehime Prefectural International Center(EPIC). The objective of the program is to foster friendship and understanding between Ehime and Hawai’i. The picture above is […]

Interns at Ehime-maru memorial at Kakaako Park

Ms. Aurora Tsai and Mr. Mathew Manako Tanaka, who will intern at the Ehime Prefectural International Center, attended an orientation on the Ehime-maru tragedy and then offered flower lei at the memorial at Kakaako Park.


UHM Students and Faculty at Waseda University

UH made a strong showing at recent symposium “Remembering 40 Years Since Reversion”: Okinawan Studies Until Now; Okinawan Studies from Now on,” held at Waseda University from March 29th through the 31st.  Fourteen UH students, faculty, and alumni gave presentations on a wide range of topics, joining colleagues from other universities throughout the world in one […]