Archive for July, 2014

The Lasting Impact of Study Abroad~July Installment of World Wise Now Available

July 14, 2014 – 

The 5th installment of U.S. CULCON’s World Wise: Study Abroad Blog is now available!

“The face-to-face encounter with an unfamiliar culture is increasingly more valuable in today’s world of ever expanding globalization and sophisticated communication technology. There is a greater » READ MORE

U.S. CULCON & U.S.-Japan Council Hold Legislative Exchange Summit

July 10, 2014 – 

DSC_1894U.S. CULCON and the U.S.-Japan Council convened a public policy meeting at the U.S. Capital yesterday afternoon. Senators Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) and Representatives Tom Petri (R-WI) and Joaquin Castro (D-TX), congressional staff and organizing institutions spoke » READ MORE

Fall 2014 Internship Opportunity

July 1, 2014 – 

The Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission (JUSFC) and U.S.-Japan Bridging Foundation in Washington, DC are seeking a Fall 2014 intern to support current initiatives, especially the Friendship Blossoms Initiative, a public-private gift of 3,000 dogwood trees to the people of Japan in » READ MORE