Past Events

Friday, October 26 2018 1PM - 3PM

Japanese Job Recruiter on Campus

Students are invited to attend a presentation and potential interviews with Activ8, a recruiter for Japanese companies. If you will be looking for a job soon, come do some networking. Don't forget your resume!

Tuesday, October 23 2018 12:00 - 12:50

Language Table

明日会話テーブルがあります。日本語と英語でおしゃべりを楽しみましょう。Apples to Applesというゲームを持っていく予定です。ぜひ来てください。 We have the conversation table tomorrow. Let's enjoy talking in Japanese and English. I am planning to bring a card game, Apples to Apples. Please come join us. Time: 12:00-12:50 Place: Curtin 187 (Language Oasis) You may...

Thursday, October 11 2018 6PM - 8PM

Hanafuda Night with the JCA

It's Hanafuda night with the JCA! Come out and play the traditional Japanese flower card game with us! If you're new to the game or just need a refresher, our officers are happy to teach you. Time: Thursday, October 11th...

Tuesday, September 11 2018

Conversation Table

Join us for the first conversation table of the year!

Monday, May 7 2018

Spring Festival

Thanks to all who made our annual Spring Festival a resounding success! Congratulations to all of our graduates, and we look forward to welcoming returning and incoming students in the fall!

Thursday, April 5 2018 7PM

The ‘Human’ in History and Biology: Distinguished Lecture by Julia Adeney Thomas

World History Association & UWM Asian Studies Distinguished Lecture The “Human” in History and Biology: Questions of Scale, Questions of Value   Julia Adeney Thomas Associate Professor of History, University of Notre Dame 7pm Thursday, April 5th      ...

Tuesday, March 27 2018 5:30PM

Student Showcase: Film Screening of My Family’s Country

We invite you all to the second of our two film screenings this semester translated by UWM Japanese majors. This one is titled Kazoku no kuni (My Family's Country), and is about the Zaininichi (resident Koreans) in Japan who are...

Thursday, March 15 2018 6:00PM-8:00PM

Japan Twang: An Evening of Tsugaru-jamisen with Sato Michiyoshi

Come enjoy an entertaining and educational concert with shamisen virtuoso Sato Michiyoshi on his second US tour! Sato is an award-winning performer of Tsugaru-jamisen, a dynamic style of music played on a three-stringed Japanese banjo called a shamisen. Sato's performance...

Sunday, March 11 2018 3:30PM

Student Showcase: Film Screening of The Road Home

Come join the Japanese Program as we host a screening of the film The Road Home. This film centers on a families of refugees of the Fukushima disaster and their upheaval through their displacement from their home. Starring Matsuyama Ken'ichi...

Friday, March 2 2018

Speech Contest

Join us for the annual UWM Japanese speech and recitation contest. Come compete for prizes–including a scholarship funded by Anime Milwaukee!–and support the students in the Japanese program as they show off their language and presentation skills!