JAPAN CLUB INFORMATION & MEETINGS

Generally meets every other Monday (check specific dates below); Our meetings last about one hour from 2:40-3:40pm, unless we have a special event that lasts longer.


2nd MEETING - September 17th, 2018 (Mon)


2018-2019 Japan Club Officers

President: Veema Jhagru

Vice President: Ilene Reyes

Secretary: Aayushi Kini

Treasurer: Bradley Vincent

Historian: William Collazo

Sergeant-at-Arms: Leila Plummer


For more information about the club and and to get onto our email list, you can email the officers at dbhsjapanclub@gmail.com for more information.


General Agenda for business meetings:

- Administrative business - Calendar of events discussion, Membership status

Learn about Japanese Culture - Hands-on Craft Activities, Cultural Presentations, Videos & Stories

- Field Trip planning (i.e. the Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens) or Event planning (Japanese Cultural Showcase)

- Committee task meetings

 

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List of 2018-2019 Meeting Dates:

1st Semester - 8/27, 9/17...

2nd Semester - TBA

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JAPANESE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY

Generally meets every week on Wednesdays to offer tutoring for Japanese students; one hour meetings from 2:40-3:40pm.


1st MEETING: September 5th, 2018 (Wed)

Qualifications for students in Levels 2, 3 & 4 include:

1) Maintaining a 3.5 GPA in Japanese classes and a 3.0 Overall GPA.

2) Must demonstrate dedication to teaching and learning about Japanese language and culture through a minimum of 10 hours in promotion of Japanese studies (through tutoring peers or active participation in Japan Bowl/Japanese competition or Japan Club, or some equivalent activity)


Our Japanese Honor Society active members are an exclusive, hard working group of students:

Kevin Grant (Grade 12) --- Level 4

Veema Jhagru (Grade 12) --- Level 3

Leila Plummer (Grade 11) --- Level 3

Bradley Vincent (Grade 11) --- Level 3


Anyone considering membership induction this year (Level 2 and above) are welcome to join us to help with tutoring and competition preparation.

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