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The Japanese Studies Program draws on courses available through various departments.

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Fall 2019 Quarter TA Applications

We are now accepting applications for the JAPN Teaching Assistant positions for the Fall Quarter 2019. The application deadline is May 31, 2019.

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The 2019-20 Joseph Naiman Graduate Fellowship in Japanese Studies

We are now accepting applications for the Naiman Fellowship. The application deadline is May 10, 2019.

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SP19 Japanese Studies End of Year Celebration!

Please join us to celebrate the remarkable achievements of our graduating majors, minors, and JNHS inductees! Friday, June 7, 2019 | 12:00 - 2:00 pm | Huerta-Vera Cruz Room in Old Student Center

RSVP by April 30

Japanese National Honor Society

The Japanese National Honor Society - College Chapter (JNHS-CC) recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence in the study of the Japanese language.

Learn about JNHS-CC membership

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