Archive for October, 2015

Caitlin’s Story: How the Bridging Scholarship and 3/11 Impacted Her Life

October 27, 2015 – 

Caitlin Milder--Waseda2010-2011

My foreign exchange experience in Tokyo started out like the stories you normally hear:  I was swept away by the culture, the language, the friends both Japanese and foreign, and the travel to the green and beautiful countryside.  I had … » READ MORE

St. Luke’s International University and Hospital

October 23, 2015 – 

On October 23, 2015, Friendship Blossoms dogwood trees were planted at St. Luke’s International University in honor of Honorary President Dr. Shigeaki Hinohara’s 104th birthday, and in recognition of his considerable contributions to U.S.-Japan relations. Hinohara-san is one of the … » READ MORE

Minami-Aso Village

October 18, 2015 – 

For 25 years, Minami-Aso Village has been holding the International Country Music Festival’s “Country Gold” in the outdoor stage “Aspector”, which was made by the Kumamoto Prefecture. In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of this cultural relationship between the U.S. … » READ MORE