Japan’s Mobile Phone Industry

Date: July 14, 2009 Location: BusAd G-102 Time: 16:15 – 17:30 [...]

The 18th Pragmatics and Language Learning (PLL) Conference

PLL is a research forum for pragmatics in second language contexts, and will hold it’s first conference outside the US from 16-19 July at Kobe University, Japan. The conference will feature a variety of workshops and panel discussions in the area of language-in-use.

Presentation proposals are invited, for a deadline of 15 January 2010.

Guest speakers [...]

Karate in Hawai’i

An exhibition featuring historical images of karate in prewar Hawai‘i from the collection of the Hawaii Karate Museum.

Location: UH Manoa Hamilton Library, Bridge Gallery Dates: July 1, 2009 to August 28, 2009

An exhibition examining the history of Karate in Hawai’i will open at UHM’s Hamilton Library on 1 July. The exhibition will be complemented [...]

EALL invited to join global Japanese language network

The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures was invited to join the Japan Foundation’s global alliance of language instructor partners, known as the ‘Sakura Network’, by Mr. Kohki Kanno, Director of the Japan Foundation in in Los Angeles.

The network promotes Japanese language education around the world as well as developing information exchange and partnerships between members. [...]