May, Volume II
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May, Volume II

Announcement Our long-time publishing manager Zoe Kirkland has stepped down from her position, freeing up more time in the months before her departure from Aomori. Zoe edited articles from April 2017 to April 2019, two full years. Thank so much Zoe! Instead of finding a replacement, I’ll be combining the publishing manager position with the … Continue reading

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BALLS: May Notable News

By Victor Schultz Hello again, and welcome to your curated list of news articles worth your time and thoughts. This month, delve into a follow up to a concern we examined before, consider whether the ends justify the means, mull over the amazing ability of humans to get in our own way, and note concerning … Continue reading

Reiwa, Volume I
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Reiwa, Volume I

Column Debut Maria Nikolaeva’s new column about Japanese art launches today, the first day of Reiwa! Her first article, Japanese Aesthetics: Life as an Aesthetic Experience, is a whirlwind tour of major Japanese aesthetic concepts, exploring terms like yuugen, mononoaware, and (of course) wabi-sabi. What better way to start of the new era than by … Continue reading

April, Volume II
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April, Volume II

Upcoming New Column The first article of Maria Nikolaeva’s new column, Wabi-sabi, will be published in the next volume on May 1st. This column will mainly focus on Japanese art and aesthetics. Maria will explore different Japanese art forms, talk about how aesthetics elements manifest themselves in culture and everyday life, as well as introduce … Continue reading

April, Volume I
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April, Volume I

New 年度, New AJET The results of the Aomori AJET election are in! Your new Executive Council is as follows: President Victor Schultz Vice President Rouel Nepomuceno Treasurer Lee Fuhrman The term for the new council will be exactly one year. If you were interested in running this year, please consider running in the March … Continue reading

March, Volume II
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March, Volume II

Application Deadlines Today is the final day to submit any Aomori AJET Executive Council applications or Regional Representative applications. Both are excellent ways to gain experience event-planning and working as part of a team, and I encourage anyone and everyone to apply! Aomori AJET Executive Council Applications are due at 11:59 PM today. Be sure … Continue reading