Ehime Prefecture Visit

The 12th annual observance at the Ehime Maru Memorial brought many to Kakaako Waterfront Park on Saturday, February 9, 2013.  Families and officials from Japan and Hawai‘i honored the students and crew who died.  On Monday, February 11, officials from Ehime Prefecture visited the Center for Japanese Studies to invite two University of Hawaii students to Ehime Prefectural International Center for Summer 2013, for the 10th year of the EPIC internship.  CJS thanks Ehime Prefecture, The Japan America Society of Honolulu (Mr. Ed Hawkins, President) and the Ehime Maru Memorial Association for promoting mutual exchange activities involving UHM students.

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In the photo: Mr. Kimihiro Takechi, Mr. Jun Morimoto, and Ms. Noriko Omori of Ehime Prefecture, Japan. Gay Satsuma and Mary McDonald of UHM Center for Japanese Studies

In the photo: Mr. Kimihiro Takechi, Mr. Jun Morimoto, and Ms. Noriko Omori of Ehime Prefecture, Japan.
Gay Satsuma and Mary McDonald of UHM Center for Japanese Studies

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