japanese http://wkms.org en MSU and Calloway Co. HS Participate in Japanese Youth Exchange http://wkms.org/post/msu-and-calloway-co-hs-participate-japanese-youth-exchange <p>Murray State hosts 25 Kobe Gakuin students with the Youth Exchange Kakehashi Project, called 'The Bridge for Tomorrow,' through Saturday (November 9). Murray State students participated in the same program and visited Japan for 10 days as one of the seven representative US Universities accepted in the exchange this May. Calloway County High School Students also participated in a trip. Murray State Senior Lecturer of Japanese Yoko Hatakeyama&nbsp;speaks with Kate Lochte about how this opportunity evolved for the students.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 22:53:05 +0000 Kate Lochte 36357 at http://wkms.org MSU and Calloway Co. HS Participate in Japanese Youth Exchange Consul-General Kato Leads Discussion at MSU http://wkms.org/post/consul-general-kato-leads-discussion-msu <p></p><p>Japanese Consul-General Motohiko Kato will be leading a lecture and discussion at Murray State University today.</p><p>The Nashville based Kato will address Japan’s economic and political challenges and its strategic partnership with the United States.</p><p>The 4:30 p.m. event is in MSU's Freed Curd Auditorium and free and open to the public.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:26:36 +0000 The Associated Press 36151 at http://wkms.org Consul-General Kato Leads Discussion at MSU Japanese Dance Troupe Iwami Kagura Visits Murray State's Wrather Auditorium http://wkms.org/post/japanese-dance-troupe-iwami-kagura-visits-murray-states-wrather-auditorium <p>As temperatures fall and the season begins to change from summer to autumn, harvest festivals around the northern hemisphere are starting to wind up. In Japan, one of the traditions for the fall is the Kagura dance. Murray State College of Humanities and Fine Arts Dean Dr. Ted Brown, with help from members of the MSU Theatre department and Wrather Museum is bringing the Japanese dance troupe Iwami Kagura to the university next Tuesday. Shelly Baskin spoke with Dr. Sun, 16 Sep 2012 14:00:54 +0000 Shelly Baskin 22115 at http://wkms.org Japanese Dance Troupe Iwami Kagura Visits Murray State's Wrather Auditorium