Past Events

Tuesday, December 11 2018
Tuesday, November 13 2018 12:00 - 12:50

Conversation Table

明日会話テーブルがあります。明日はシカゴからスペシャルゲストをお迎えします。 国際交流基金のGEN-J (Grassroots Exchange Network - Japan)の井場麻美さんが、浴衣の着付け、書道、折り紙、箸の持ち方などを体験させてくれます。 ぜひ来てください! We have the conversation table tomorrow. We have a special guest from Chicago. Asami Iba in GEN-J (Grassroots Exchange Network - Japan) of Japan foundation is preparing for hands-on activities of Yukata,...

Thursday, November 1 2018 12:30PM

“Material Form, Female Friendship, and the Making of a Love Novel”, talk by Luciana Sanga

The Japanese Program and the Asian Studies Certificate is pleased to welcome Luciana Sanga of Stanford University for her talk on the materiality of "ren'ai shosetsu" (love novel). Free and open to the public. Talk abstract: How does the material...

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...