Archives for July 2017

Communicating words, ideas, and concepts across cultures is critically important and highly valued in today’s global society. It should come as no surprise that translators and interpreters are in great demand. The Center for Interpretation & Translation Studies (CITS) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa is uniquely positioned and capable of teaching the skills…

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Chinese Language Flagship Program student Eileen Roco was one of two Flagship students to attend the Flagship Chinese Institute (FCI) at Indiana University this summer. The institute is an intensive program where students take the equivalent of two semesters of Chinese in eight weeks. Roco, who received a Flagship scholarship to attend the institute, is…

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The state Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism launched a new program aimed at attracting and promoting more international student exchange in Hawaiʻi. The newly created “Study Hawaiʻi Ambassador Program,” kicked off July 20 with the first group of ambassadors from Yasuda Women’s University in Hiroshima. These students are finishing a five-and-a-half month program…

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