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AFTJ Speech and Skit Contest Spring 2018


The registration for the AFTJ Speech and Skit Contest is 3/16/18. The contest will take place on 4/8/18 at 1pm at the Whitten Learning Center 110 in Coral Gables. Click on this link for more information.

Southern Japan Seminar


The annual Southern Japan Seminar (SJS) promotes the research and educational activities of Japan-related scholars in the Southeastern United States. This year’s event will be held in Florida International University’s MMC Campus at the MARC Pavilion on Friday, March 2, 2018.

Interview with "Worlds Ahead Graduate" Margarita Rentis


We sat down with "Worlds Ahead Graduate" Margarita Rentis to discuss why she chose FIU, her future plans, and what her secret to success is!

Upcoming Events

NCTA Seminar - Spring 2018

02/17/2018 09:00 AM

A nationwide professional development program for K-12 teachers to encourage teaching and learning about Asia. To apply, please contact Maria Sol at

Cool Japan

02/25/2018 10:00 AM

The highly anticipated event Cool Japan will take place on February 25th from 10am-6pm in the GC Ballrooms. There will be game shows, cosplay contests, Taiko drumming, calligraphy, karaoke, martial arts demonstrations and more!

Cool Japan @ FIU

02/25/2018 10:30 AM

Join us for a day of cultural activities including children's grames, Japanese crafts to enjoy a nostalgic Japanese festival on Sunday, February 25, 2018. Click here to view the flyer.

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Miami, FL 33199
Phone: 305-348-1914
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