Free Speech Lesson SIJ in Kunisaki on July 17th


The Summer in Japan (SIJ) seminar taught by Harvard University students will be held tomorrow at Kunisaki City, Oita Prefecture. The seminar will take place twice this year: On July 17 and August 9.

Mrs. Mari Hirotsuru will use her famous Hirotsuru method to help student prepare their own speech and writing. Tomorrow’s seminar will be led by Harvard University students who will join through special video streaming.

Ms. Sumire Hirotsuru, a Harvard and Juilliard University alum from Oita Prefecture will give a presentation in August 9th. This will be followed by speeches from our students who will showcase their progress throughout the two sessions.

We look forward to the collaboration between SIJ, Harvard University students and the enthusiastic students of Kunisaki!