Nine graduating seniors in DEALL will be inducted to the Japanese National Honor Society College Chapter this Spring. They are Du Chen, Nolan Cligrow, Michael Horvat, Hannah James, Ruanqing Liang, Jasmine Lin, Maria Ortega, Chantel Wynn and Xiaoqian Zhang (nominated by Teppei Kiyosue). The inductees have received their certificates and the red and white cords to wear at graduation ceremonies.
The Japanese National Honor Society recognizes and encourages achievement and excellence in the study of the Japanese language. Criteria for selection includes completion of 5 semesters of Japanese language study at the college level, a GPA of 3.5 in Japanese language courses and an overall GPA of 3.0. The selection is managed by the American Association of Teachers of Japanese. In spring 2016, 244 students from 45 colleges and universities were inducted into the JNHS College Chapter. Their names are found on the AATJ website <http://www.aatj.org/jnhs-cc>.
Congratulations to all!