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"My biggest issue through school is that I’ve never been interested in what I’m learning."

I have had the pleasure of teaching Sean for the past two years.  Sean is very bright and probably one of the most interesting students I have ever taught. 1,522 more words


HonCCʻs Kukulies Recognized for Excellence by Regents

Emily Kukulies, an associate professor, and Director of Student Life and Development at Honolulu Community College was awarded a Board of Regents’ Medal for Teaching Excellence. 226 more words

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Job Shadowing Made The Decision Easier - Laura Veasey

When I graduated high school I thought I wanted to be a physician’s assistant. Looking back, I do not know why I thought that was my calling. 601 more words

Student Perspective

Going Abroad at Home: Penn in Washington

By Jake Ebright, C’19

I stood around waiting and watching as the numbers on the elevator display clicked one by one closer to my floor. There were rules on Capitol Hill—you stood on the right side of escalators and walked on the left. 750 more words

Student Perspective

My Major Exploration - Skyler Hooper

For my entire life, I have always known that I wanted to help others; people and their happiness have always been my biggest passion for as long as I can remember.  1,338 more words

Student Perspective

Kyogen: 40 Years Later

On March 14, students and faculty celebrated four decades of ASIJ kyogen performances. The annual tradition begin in 1978, with it’s first shows during the school’s 75th anniversary… 1,085 more words

High School

Sakura Medal​ in the Middle School

ASIJ students, along with students from about 20 other international schools across Japan, recently participated in the annual Sakura Medal Book Awards. Every year, the Sakura Medal is awarded to one book from each of nine categories (picture books, graphic novels, chapter books, middle school, high school, Japanese picture books, Japanese chapter books, Japanese middle school and Japanese high school). 537 more words

Middle School