Jennifer Brown (elementary school teacher) briefly describes a recent grade 4 trip to see some unique creatures at the Shinagawa Aquarium. Continue reading
Three high school students in the advanced contemporary Japan class reflect on their September 22 and 23 attendance of the 2017 University of Southern California Global Conference, hosted at the Grand Hyatt in Tokyo, and their participation in a panel discussion on the use of digital devices and family relationships.
USC’s Global Conference series is a biennial event held in major world cities that brings together academics and business leaders to present and discuss the latest research results across the full range of academic disciplines and their influence. The keynote speaker for this year’s conference was alumnus Kazuo Hirai ’79, who is President and CEO of Sony Corporation. Continue reading
Japan Center directors Mariko Yokosuka and Kyoko Takano write on a recent visit and educational collaboration with the director, producer and executive producer of the film Koto. Continue reading
Every Fall, ASIJ buzzes in a flurry of homecoming week activities focused on school spirit and community building. The week culminates in Spirit Day, a day dedicated to cheering on the Mustangs sports teams, playing games and eating delicious food.
After two summers of construction, the new high school courtyard is finally finished and in use by students, faculty, and parents.