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Goodbye Japan

After more than 16 weeks, 8 courses, 9 cities and tons of memories, my time in Japan has ended. I could not be happier with the time I have spent in this beautiful country and all the amazing people I … Continue reading

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Big Cities, Bright Lights…and Earthquakes

December in Japan has been quite busy with exams, traveling, and trying to cram everything in before I leave. As my last few travel destinations in Japan I decided to check out the big cities, starting with Osaka. Osaka is … Continue reading

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Traveling and Surfing

I had the privilege in the last couple of weeks to do a lot of traveling and meet many new people. I have to say, of all the beautiful and amazing cities I’ve visited this semester, Hiroshima has been my … Continue reading

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And so the adventure continues…

It looks like this term is going to be much busier than last with lots of excursions and traveling. I am also really enjoying a couple of my classes and since our Term 3 grades were sent out this past … Continue reading

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Halfway and Happy

After a busy few weeks full of presentations, papers, and final exams; it is the end of my first term here at NUCB. The class structure is very different then what I am used to at the U of A … Continue reading

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Karate and Cars

I figured my Japan experience would never be complete if I didn’t try some martial arts. NUCB has many student clubs and a few of them allow exchange students to join; the Karate Club is one of them. I showed … Continue reading

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Birthday and Baseball

I had the pleasure of celebrating my birthday here in Nagoya. I’m really fortunate to have met some really great people here in Japan who made the day extra special. We had a night out on the town including a … Continue reading

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