Consul-General Fukushima visited Maryville


On Saturday, December 11th, Consul-General Kayoko Fukushima paid a courtesy call on Dr. Bryan Coker, the President of the Maryville College and had a discussion on various topics including the Japanese studies at Maryville College and exchanges between Maryville College and Japan.  

Consul-General Fukushima also visited the East Tennessee Japanese School, which is held every Saturday at Maryville College. Nearly 100 Japanese pupils, from various parts of East Tennessee between the age of 6 and 18, study Japanese language there under the Japanese Ministry of Education curriculum.