Ehime Prefectural International Center (EPIC) Internship Announcement

Applications are now available for the Ehime Prefectural International Center (EPIC) Summer Internship program. The internship is designed to foster friendship and understanding between Ehime and Hawai‘i and will bring two UHM students to Ehime Prefecture for the Summer. Students interested should download the application material from our website or email CJS at cjs@hawaii.edu [...]

Awa Odori at UHM

Awa Odori dancers from Tokushima will perform on March 15, 2010 at the Student Center’s Campus Grand Ballroom. There will be a presentation on Tokushima and Awa Odori by a JET returnee (in English/Japanese), a talk in Japanese by the dance team leader, and a dance demonstration. The Japanese Consulate is also hosting a luncheon [...]

Harimaya Bridge

The Center for Japanese Studies, the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, and the Consulate General of Japan at Honolulu are pleased to announce a screening of the film Harimaya Bridge (2009) on February 7, 2010 from 2:00-6:00 pm in Business Administration A-101. Harimaya Bridge tells the story of Daniel, an African-American man who must journey [...]