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Etsuo’s Corner: Valentine’s Day memories

Etsuo’s Corner: Valentine’s Day memories

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018

This week, I would like to introduce what Valentine’s Day is like in Japan. Last week, I experienced Valentine’s Day in the U.S. for the first time, and it was a great experience for me. The main difference between the two countries’ celebrations of Valentine’s Day is which gender is expected...

Etsuo’s Corner: Universities

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

Over the last two weeks, I’ve introduced students who studied abroad in Japan. So this week, I would like to introduce the Japanese universities they studied at. Guilford has a partnership with two universities in Japan, and both colleges have unique characteristics. I hope that you might g...

“Dear White People” discusses racial divide

Nakiya Parker, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018

“Dear White People” is a 2014 comedic drama, co-produced, directed and written by Justin Simien. Simien is an author and filmmaker who received critical acclaim for the film at its release. According to Samantha White, the film’s protagonist, there are three types of ways for black people to...

Etsuo’s Corner: experiences studying in Japan

Etsuo’s Corner: experiences studying in Japan

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

This week, I would like to share the experience of senior Christopher Perez who studied abroad in Japan. Although he studied in the same university as me, International Christian University, we did not meet each other. As I interviewed him, I saw Japan from another perspective and found interesting facts....

Etsuo’s Corner: searching for jobs in Boston

Etsuo’s Corner: searching for jobs in Boston

Etsuo Fujita, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017

Editor’s note: Etsuo’s Corner is a weekly column for World & Nation by Etsuo Fujita, an international student from Japan. Fujita features the stories of other international students or writes about his adventures and impressions as he learns about the cultures and customs of Guilford and his...