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New evidence reveals source of 1586 Sanriku, Japan tsunami

New evidence reveals source of 1586 Sanriku, Japan tsunami

June 5, 2017  |  Comments
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Coral fragments from Kauaʻi suggest a mega-earthquake from the Aleutian Islands caused the tsunami.

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Drumming through language barriers

Drumming through language barriers

June 5, 2017  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa Akihito scholar Junichi Yagi explores the connections between music and language learning.

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Recent theatre graduate honored with student Fulbright award

Recent theatre graduate honored with student Fulbright award

June 2, 2017  |  Comments
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Katie Patrick will be working for a year under Sachie Oguri, widely recognized in Japan for her work in kabuki costume restoration.

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UH Community College student receives prestigious Japanese government scholarship

UH Community College student receives prestigious Japanese government scholarship

April 27, 2017  |  Comments
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Joshlyn Castillo was the only 2017 Monbukagakusho U.S. scholarship recipient.

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Power and Folly: Japanese satire for the 21st century

Power and Folly: Japanese satire for the 21st century

April 7, 2017  |  Comments
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Directed by Julie Iezzi, in collaboration with three visiting master kyogen artists, students perform in a 600 year-strong comedic form called kyogen.

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Mānoa signs agreement with National Institute for Japanese Literature

Mānoa signs agreement with National Institute for Japanese Literature

February 22, 2017  |  Comments
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Department of East Asian Languages & Literatures signs memorandum of agreement with National Institute for Japanese Literature.

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International maritime education flourishes at Kauaʻi CC

International maritime education flourishes at Kauaʻi CC

February 14, 2017  |  Comments
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Kauaʻi CC hosts Japan students for three weeks of intensive study of English, Hawaiʻi history and culture and Polynesian navigation.

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Business students develop greater understanding of Japanese culture and economy

Business students develop greater understanding of Japanese culture and economy

December 5, 2016  |  Comments
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Through the Kakehashi Project, Shidler College of Business students encouraged to develop a broader perspective and become active participants at the global level.

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New UH international agreement with Tsuzuki Education Group

New UH international agreement with Tsuzuki Education Group

November 2, 2016  |  Comments
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UH formally joins with Tsuzuki to collaborate on environment, energy, international understanding, biological diversity and more.

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UH Mānoa hosts Imayō: Japan’s New Traditionists

UH Mānoa hosts Imayō: Japan’s New Traditionists

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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The unique, contemporary art exhibition features six Japanese artists on display from October 2—December 2.

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