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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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SP20 Quarter TA Applications

We are no longer accepting applications for the TA positions for the Spring Quarter 2020.

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The 2020-21 Joseph Naiman Graduate Fellowship in Japanese Studies

We are now accepting applications for the 2020-21 Joseph Naiman Graduate Fellowship. Applications are due May 10, 2020.

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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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