Takasaki update

Hello all I am now at my amazing host family’s house for about ten days or more while my apartment gets new Tatami mats put in. So I have got my new phone but I think I will change to a Japanese phone because it has the same things like facebook and mail like the […]

So today is the day, I have a 2 and 1/2 hour bus ride to Takasaki where I will meet my supervisor and people in my contracting organization. I have never worn so much business-like clothing in my life than I have in the past week! Today I will stay with a host-family for a […]

All kinds of people

So this orientation is coming to a close but I thought I’d add some extra comments. So there are people from all over the world here and in my prefecture including Jamaica, New Zealand, Ireland, Australia, South Africa, and all over the U.S. I’ve met a lot of people so far and we are getting […]

Hello world!

I have arrived in Japan safely and for the next two days I am in workshops and orientation. So far I am very jet lagged and can easily pass out anytime. On Wednesday I will be moving to my prefecture and then will spend a few days with a host family while I meet with […]