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Are you interested in taking a Japanese language course at UC San Diego?

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

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WI20 Quarter TA Applications

We are still accepting applications for the TA positions for the Winter Quarter 2020. All applications are due November 10, 2019. See the website for the details.

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The 2020-21 Joseph Naiman Graduate Fellowship in Japanese Studies

We will begin accepting applications for the 2020 Joseph Naiman Fellowship in April 2020. Please keep an eye on the website for the details.

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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.

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