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Entries from March 2008

Spring is here!

March 31st, 2008 · Comments Off

 Hi Gang!
Spring is finally here and this means boating on my sister’s and her husband’s boat on the Chesapeake Bay!¬† So, it needed to be waxed before going in the water -
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 After all the outside is done - going in!
¬†REALLY SCARY!¬
 Going in!
So, after all the work is done, I will be spending my weekends in […]

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Iranian New Year Celebration

March 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

Pirooz Norooz!¬† Happy New Year!¬† In celebration of the Iranian New Year, there will be a special lunch on Thursday, March 20th in the Main Dining Room with Iranian dishes.¬† Norooz is an ancient celebration marking the arrival of the New Year.¬† For millions of people around the world who trace their heritage to Iran, […]

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Ahoj from Praha! from Lucas

March 19th, 2008 · Comments Off

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Ahoj from Praha!¬† I am having a great time!¬† Here is a picture of the “George Family” with the Prague Castle and the Charles Bridge!¬†My roommates, “The George Family” are great people and I would not trade them for the world.¬† We call ourselves the “Georges” because that is the name of our apartment. Visit […]

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Note from Shizuka!

March 18th, 2008 · Comments Off

I¬†graduated from SUNY Oswego last December.¬†¬†Now I’m back in Japan and enjoying my very last spring break.
Also I’m getting ready to work¬†beginning in April in Tokyo.
I miss everyone!!!
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Shizuka and friend, Rei

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Miya and Takuya’s New Baby

March 18th, 2008 · Comments Off

If¬†you didn’t already know, Miya Tajima and Takuya Kawamura were married¬†in 2005 (not sure exact date).¬† The proud parents have a new baby boy, Takatora - 4 months old!¬† Miya, Takuya, and Takatora live in Philadelphia.

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Mei-Ju and Mei-Wen

March 17th, 2008 · Comments Off

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Mei-Wen is congratulating Mei-Ju on finishing a program for work.  Mei-Ju is working in Shanghai, China and Mei-Wen is working in Taipei, Taiwan.

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Kumi Takikawa - married March 18, 2007

March 17th, 2008 · Comments Off

Kumi Takikawa attended Keystone in 1995. 

“Congratulations Kumi”!

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Meet Senkei (Hsuan-Hui) Tu

March 4th, 2008 · Comments Off

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¬†Senkei¬†is an international student from Japan since the fall of 2004 majoring in Art/Photography.¬† She is an amazing student with the desire to reach above and beyond the classroom experience.¬† Her first summer in the U.S. was spent treking and camping across the country with a group of strangers.¬† Last semester, she took a voyage […]

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Scholarship Awards for Study in Asia

March 4th, 2008 · Comments Off

The Freeman-Asia Program aims to increase the number of U.S. undergraduates who study in East and Southeast Asia by providing financial assistance.¬† The award amounts range from $3,000 for a summer or $5,000 a semester.¬†¬† Fall 2008 deadline is Wednesday, April 2, 2008.¬† Stop by and see me if you are interested in studying in […]

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