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ICC Japanese Culture Week Fall 2015 (Sep 24 – Oct 1) TOMODACHI Lunch / Ikebana Workshop / Discover Tokyo! / Photo Scavenger Hunt / Origami & Japanese Chat Hour, Japanese Dance & Music

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Come join the ICC Japanese Culture Week! We’ve got a variety of fun and interesting events to let you experience Japanese culture while meeting new friends on campus. All events are free of charge and only the Ikebana and Dance/Music events require advance online registration.
Come on down and immerse yourself in Japanese culture! Everybody’s welcome!

◆TOMODACHI Lunchesともだちランチ

Are you looking for a central location to eat your lunch?
Want to casually meet new friends during your break time?
There’s no fee or registration required, simply bring along your lunchbox to the ICC Lounge and chat to like-minded students!

Date & Time Weekdays from Sep. 24 (Thu) to Oct. 1 (Thu)  12:15~12:55
Place ICC Lounge (1F Building 3)
Eligibility Waseda students, faculty, and staff
Registration Not required!
Fee Free!
Capacity 35 people (first come, first seated)
*Don’t forget to bring your own lunch!
Language English or Japanese

 

◆Ikebana Workshop: Try your hand at the Japanese art of flower arrangement生け花

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Ikebana is the traditional Japanese art of arranging flowers for display. For this Ikebana event, a teacher from the ikebana school – Sogetu School – will give an ikebana demonstration followed by an ikebana workshop, where you can try making your own display.
After the workshop, you’ll be able to take the flowers with you as souvenirs that you can enjoy in your home! This is a great chance to see up close the skill of a ikebana teacher and receive instruction from her directly.

 

Date & Time Sep. 24th, 2015 (Thu) 4:30 – 6:00pm (Doors open: 4:15pm)
Place 1st Fl., Okuma Garden House (Bldg. 25)
Eligibility Waseda students only
Registration via Waseda-net Portal → [System Services] → [Application] → [ICC Japanese Culture Week Regiatration】   ICC生け花体験教室(9/24) ICC ikebana workshop (Sept. 24)]
Deadline Sep. 24 (Thu), 2015.  9:00am
Fee Free!
Capacity 40 students  (*A lottery will be held if there are too many applicants)
Language English

 

◆Discover Tokyo!: Discover Tokyo and make your own sightseeing plan! ともだちランチ

Make new friends while finding out more about Tokyo!
At “Discover Tokyo!”, work in teams with other Waseda students to create your perfect one day trip around Tokyo.
Various maps and brochures will also be available for your use!
*Free drinks and snacks provided!

Date & Time Sep. 25 (Fri) 6:15-7:45pm
Oct. 1 (Thu) 4:30-6:00pm
*each day has the same content.
Place ICC Lounge (1F Building 3)
Eligibility Waseda students, faculty, and staff
Registration Not required!
Fee Free!
Capacity 50 people (first come, first seated)
Language English and Japanese

 

◆ICC Photo Scavenger Hunt: Get to know the Waseda campus and make new friendsスカベンチャー

Wanna experience a different style of campus tour and explore Waseda while making new friends? If your answer is YES, then the ICC Photo Scavenger Hunt is the perfect event for you!
Participants will be grouped into teams of both Japanese and international students and must go around the campus and complete various given missions. This will be a great way to meet new people and explore the Waseda campus. So, what are you waiting for?

Date & Time Sep. 26 (Sat) 1:00-2:30pm
Sep. 30 (Wed) 2:45-4:15pm
*each day has the same content.
Place Starts at the ICC Lounge (1F Building 3)
Eligibility Waseda students, staff, and faculty
Registration Not required!
Fee Free!
Capacity 50 people (first come, first seated)
Language English and Japanese

 

◆Origami & Japanese Chat Hour: Try some Origami & practice your Japanese!折り紙2おりがみ

Now that you’re in Japan you’ll want to practice your Japanese! So why not do so while trying some traditional Japanese Origami? Mix with local and other international students and start chatting and making new friends on campus. Everyone from beginners to advanced speakers are welcome to join!
*Free drinks and snacks provided!

Date & Time Sep. 26 (Sat) 3:00-4:00pm
Place 1st Fl., Okuma Garden House (Bldg. 25)
Eligibility Waseda students, staff, and faculty
Registration Not required!
Fee Free!
Capacity 50 people (first come, first seated)
Language Simple Japanese

 

◆Traditional Japanese Music & Dance: Listen to music performaces, join a dance workshop & try on a kimono!日本舞踊

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Members of the Waseda Chikuyukai will perform Japanese music on instruments like the Koto and Shamisen. Afterwards there’ll be a Japanese dance workshop by Hanayagi Yoshijiro VI, a 22 year old e-school student at the Faculty of Human Sciences and a member of the Hanayagi School of Japanese Dance. You can even try wearing a traditional kimono. Don’t miss it! You’ll have the chance to dance on stage at Okuma Auditorium on Oct. 23rd (Fri)!

 

*You’ll be trying on the Yukata over your own clothes so please wear light that is easy to move in.

 

Date & Time Sep. 29th, 2015 (Tue) 4:30 – 6:30pm (Doors open: 4:15pm)
Place 1st Fl., Okuma Garden House (Bldg. 25)
Eligibility Waseda students only
Registration via Waseda-net Portal → [System Services] → [Application] →[【【ICC Japanese Culture Week Regiatration】
日本舞踊&邦楽 (9/29) Traditional Japanese Music & Dance (Sep. 29)]
Deadline Sep. 24 (Thu), 2015.  9:00am
Fee Free!
Capacity 40 students  (*A lottery will be held if there are too many applicants)
Language Simple Japanese

 

Inquiries:
Tel: 03-5286-3990   E-mail: [email protected]

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