Posts made in February, 2015

Nichibei Lecture Series: March 26th at Gray Plant Mooty

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 in イベント, General | 0 comments

Nichibei Lecture Series: March 26th at Gray Plant Mooty

Nichibei Lecture Series Thurday, March 26th, 6:30pm-8:00pm Gray Plant Mooty 500 IDS Center 80 South 8th Street Minnapolis, MN 55402   The next Nichibei Lecture Series will take place on Thursday, March 26th. Please join David Smith and Michael Nilan as they lead an interesting discussion on the medical device and other health-care related industries as they relate to U.S./Japan relationship. Strengthening Japan’s domestic medical device industry has been one of the Japanese government’s important goals, and Minnesota has been a key place of interest for Japan due to our strong medical device community and ecosystem. Both David and Michael have spent their...

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Meet Japanese High School Students Visiting Robbinsdale Armstrong High School

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 in Local Japan Related Events | 0 comments

Wednesday, March 25th 6:00pm-8:30pm Robbinsdale Armstrong High School Auditorium 10635 36th Ave. North Plymouth, MN 55441 Armstrong High School, Japanese Language course is expecting to have exchange students from Niigata prefecture, Japan, from March 23 to March 26. Enclosed is the invitation flyer for communities. We have had sent this flyer to Consulate General of Japan in Chicago for the newsletter last week. Would you please send this flyer to other appropriate communities in your list? We appreciate as many as people would be able to attend for this special event. Please contact Kaoru Thompson if you have a question. Thank you for your support. Kaoru...

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The 61st International Student Conference (ISC 61)

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Local Japan Related Events | 0 comments

The 61st International Student Conference (ISC 61). ISC has been held every summer in Japan since 1954, is a program to discuss international issues for nearly two weeks with students from all over the world in Japan. This year it will be held from August 20th to September 1st. We have some other activities besides the conference such as Japanese cultural experience, One day tour in Tokyo, and so on. The fee for foreign students is 250$ including meal, accommodation, transportation cost during ISC61.ISC 61 would like students in the United States to get interested in ISC, and we hope ISC would be a good opportunity for them to visit Japan....

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Sustaining Tohoku 3/11 Commemorative Event with JETRO on March 12th

Posted by on Feb 11, 2015 in イベント | 0 comments

Sustaining Tohoku 3/11 Commemorative Event with JETRO on March 12th

  Sustaining Tohoku: Perspectives of the Recovery from American Companies in Fukushima and an In-Depth Look at the Strength of its Economy   When: Thursday, 3月 12, 2015 – 5:30-8:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. ご予約 6:00 p.m. Presentation 7:45 p.m. Networking Reception 8:30 p.m. Adjournment   Where: McNamara Alumni Center, Thomas H. Swain Room, ミネソタ州立大学, 200 University Avenue, S.E., Minneapolis, MN, 55414 – (Parking Guidance: University Ramp at 1926 University Avenue, S.E., Minneapolis) http://www.mac-events.org/directions/index.html   Fee: FREE ADMISSION. If you plan to attend this event, please fill out the form by...

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Japanese Translation Competition: The 2nd JLPP Translation Competition

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in General, Local Japan Related Events | 0 comments

Calling all Japanese-English translators! The Japanese Literature Publishing Project (JLPP) is a project of the Agency for Cultural Affairs of Japan for the purpose of translating modern Japanese literature into English in order to promote the publication of these translated works throughout the world. The JLPP Translation Competiton will help the organization to discover and promote excellent translators. Application period: 6月 1, 2015 – 7月 31, 2015 (applications must be postmarked by July 31st) For more information, please go to http://www.jlpp.go.jp

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