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Yesterday's "How to Conference Successfully" Workshop


Thank you to everyone who presented and to all of those who attended yesterday's "How to Conference Successfully" workshop brought to you by the Asian Studies Alumni and Friends Association. Soon we will make available the PowerPoints from the presenters for your reference.

Today's 1st Annual FIU Language Day


Today we had a table in the Green Library Breezeway at the 1st Annual FIU Language Day Event. There was so many clubs and events out there today making the event exciting to be apart of. Free food, Tai Chi, Floor Calligraphy, music and so much more. Thank you to all those who visited our table to learn about our programs. We look forward to next year's event. Click more information to see a few pics.

Winners of the AFTJ Logo and Character Contest


Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese are very happy to announce the winning designs of the AFTJ Logo and Character Contests.

Upcoming Events

NEH Summer Institute - "Tokyo: High City and Low City"

11/17/2015 08:00 AM

A four-week Summer Institute on Tokyo, entitled Tokyo: High City and Low City - A NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers. Schedule: June 4 – June 30, 2016. Now accepting applications (Deadline to apply is March 1, 2016). Click on this link for more details.


12/14/2015 09:00 AM

A great time to enjoy Japanese culture, meet other Japanese students, learn more about Japan, and more! Presented by the Association of Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ).

National Consortium for Teaching About Asia (NCTA) Seminar 2016

02/27/2016 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

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Miami, FL 33199
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