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The Top of Tokyo Sky Tree: Meeting My Pen Pal For the First Time

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  That girl on the left above is my pen pal. I wrote my first letter to her 4 years ago. My Japanese was horrible, I could only use Hiragana and Katakana, my Kanji was illegible, and I could only

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National Diet Building, Imperial Palace, Sensoji Buddhist Temple, and Asakusa Tour

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Get ready for a long post! Every weekend that I have a culture class trip, I am surprised by what we are shown. As you’ll see from the photographs and video, Asakusa is very much where old meets new. The

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KCP Japanese Language School! Trip to Meiji Jingu Shrine and Takeshita Dori.

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Hello! It’s nice to meet everyone! My name is Brittany and I am going to KCP International Language School through Missouri State University for Japanese Language and Culture Credit. I have an Individualized Major in Japanese Language and TESOL. I

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London Town!

Hello my name is Meghan Grabowski.  I am studying abroad in London this semester through the Missouri London CAPA program. I have been in London for a couple of weeks now and I must say I am really enjoying it!

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Life’s a Beach

Hola! While my Springfield friends rejoice in the 60 degree weather, I thought I’d rub the fact that I am in Puerto Rico in just a little more with some pictures of the beach. I have visited five different beaches

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Firsts of Many

Buenos dias! Yesterday marked four weeks of me living in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and in honor of my first month here coming to an end, I thought I’d share some of the other (many) firsts I’ve experienced here. I’m

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