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Kakegawa – A Charming Castle Town

Travel
February 07, 2016
If you take the Shinkansen toward Nagoya, somewhere in Shizuoka you will pass through a small city called Kakegawa. For most people, the Japanese included, it is just a minor...

Poems about Black History

News
February 02, 2016
Editor’s Note: Here are some poems from military spouse Latorial Faison. Read more about Latorial in a spotlight section below her poems. What is Black History?
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Sapporo festival puts spotlight on ice and snow

Travel
February 05, 2016
Sapporo, the largest city in Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido and fifth-largest in the country, is famous for two things: breweries and snow. Beer is always celebrated here,...

USO: Q&A with the Japan Director

News
February 03, 2016
Name: Juliet Bucayu-DomingoPosition: USO Japan Area DirectorTime with USO: 10.5 years

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