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A look back: Japanese National Honor Society hosts first annual karaoke contest

A look back: Japanese National Honor Society hosts first annual karaoke contest

Roshan Fernandez

December 10, 2016

lub vice president and junior Jadon Bienz was on edge. His team was about to perform Yatta!, a japanese song by the group Green Leaves. But after the performance, his face was filled with delight. “It’s a very opening experience,” Bienz said. “A lot of other people are singing with you…[so...

Five everyday Japanese expressions to know

Five everyday Japanese expressions to know

Om Khandekar

October 28, 2016

Japanese is a very complex and widely spoken language, with 125 million speakers around the world. Due to Japan’s global presence, being able to speak Japanese is a useful tool. Here are five basic Japanese expressions that are very useful to have in your arsenal of Japanese words. Hover over th...

Q&A: Seniors Apanuba Mahmood and Kristina Paul discuss Japanese National Honors Society’s goals

Q&A: Seniors Apanuba Mahmood and Kristina Paul discuss Japanese National Honors Society’s goals

Tyler Lin

November 22, 2015

he Japanese National Honors Society, like other honors societies, gives students an opportunity to expand their knowledge in an academic field they want to learn more about. The club does however require members to meet certain expectations. Members must be in at least Japanese 2 and have taken it f...