Faculty, interview, japan studies, Students

iCLA Faculty/Student Interview Video #2: Why Study Manga and Anime? (VIDEO)

by John Cheung and Sam Sernavski In this iCLA faculty/student interview, Japan Studies Program Co-Director Darren Ashmore and fourth-year iCLA student Erika Ishigaki, who is completing a Performing Arts concentration, discuss the subject of pop culture as a field of study at iCLA and its importance in a liberal arts education. Both reflect on Japanese anime… Continue reading iCLA Faculty/Student Interview Video #2: Why Study Manga and Anime? (VIDEO)

interview, Students, Study Abroad

Exchange Student Stories, Part 1: Max McWhirter

by Alexander Sigman With this post, we begin our Exchange Student Stories series: a window into the lives of former iCLA exchange students who are just about to graduate, or have recently graduated from their respective home institutions, and are preparing for the next phase...whatever that may be.  Max McWhirter spent the Fall 2015 and… Continue reading Exchange Student Stories, Part 1: Max McWhirter

Internships, interview, Students

Kaho Tanaka: An Internship Experience with Mitsubishi FUSO

by Chloe Ramirez Entering the working world for some can be quite intimidating. For Kaho, a third-year student at iCLA, applying for a three-month internship position in Mitsubishi FUSO was indeed challenging, but excitement surpassed fear by a dozen miles. An integral part of Daimler AG (DAI), the Mitsubishi FUSO Truck and Bus Corporation, a… Continue reading Kaho Tanaka: An Internship Experience with Mitsubishi FUSO