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.


FIRST MEETING - SEPTEMBER 9th, 2019 (Mon)


List of 2019-2020 Meeting Dates:

1st Semester - TBA

2nd Semester - TBA

 


++++++++++++Basic minutes from previous meetings++++++++++++


***9/9/2019 - TBA.



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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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JAPANESE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY

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


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:

Leila Plummer (Grade 12) --- Level 4

Bradley Vincent (Grade 12) --- Level 4

William Collazo (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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