July Closing Ceremony and Celebration held for Nikkensei and ISEP Students

August 22, 2019

On Friday the 12th of July, TUFS held the July 2019 Closing Ceremony and Celebration for exchange students studying at TUFS through the Japanese Studies Program (Nikkensei Program) and the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP).

Around half of the 216 finishing students (185 ISEP students, 31 Nikkensei students) attended, and President Hayashi gave the congratulatory address. Following this, the students were joined by their professors and Japanese language buddies for a celebratory gathering. A speech was also given by the director of the Gaigokai, and after toasting to their success, short speeches were given by finishing students, which was then followed by a guitar performance by both finishing and current students. The occasion ended with high spirits.

A finishing student giving a short speech in Japanese
Both current and finishing students giving a guitar performance
Students enjoying themselves after the closing ceremony