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Halloween week in Japan

Frankenstein, wicked witches, Superman, Batman and all the other¬†imaginary figures will appear in different cities and even countries on one night: All Hallow’s Evening. Halloween may be a Christian festival and considered having pagan roots, with the growth of technologies … Continue reading

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Japanese Conversational Hour

Zhihao Qin is a second-year Japanese student at the University of Iowa and he is one of the members who participated the newly-formed Japanese Conversational Hour on Sunday, Oct. 7. “I’m going to this JACC event because I love Japanese. … Continue reading

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Where the West meets the East

I’ve spent weeks trying to demonstrate the rapidly-increasing number of Asian population in Iowa area with charts and video. This is a growth that we can ignore and I always feel like maybe it’s not enough yet. If the charts … Continue reading

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