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KIT international students on campus

We were lucky to have visitors from KIT (九州工業大学) today, when 13 French, Colombian, Moroccan, Chinese, Mexican, and Japanese students came to Seinan Jo to spend time with about 30 of our students. After chatting over snacks, we did some activities aimed at getting to know each other’s cultures better. …

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About 30 ESS (English Speaking Society) members and teachers gathered at Malcolm Swanson’s house for a BBQ party to welcome new students. The weather was very changeable, but didn’t interrupt the day too much, and we were able to enjoy lots of BBQ food and desserts. The only sad part of …

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Speech Contest videos

Videos of students performances in various speech contests • スピーチコンテストに参加した学生のビデオ Ms Yumi Nakano’s speech at the 2013 Shimonoseki City University’s ESS Speech Contest. She achieved 3rd place. More information can be found here. [syg_gallery id=2]

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Shimonoseki ESS Speech Contest results

On Saturday, June 17, Yumi Nakano, a 3rd year student in the English Department achieved 3rd place in the 下関市立大学英語弁論大会 speech contest. The contest consisted of a self-written speech, Q&A session, and an extemporaneous speech. The contest included students from these universities: Shimonoseki City University Tokyo University Keio University Doshisha University Jochi University Kobe University Kansai University …

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ESS Christmas Party

Last night we held our ESS Christmas Party. Rei and Haruka were the MCs for the event, and they organized games, a movie, and a present swapping activity. All the students helped to prepare cakes and other food…

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