Congratulations to National Honor Society Honorees!

December 16, 2020

Congratulations to National Honor Society Honorees!


Four graduating seniors in DEALL were inducted to the Japanese National Honor Society College Chapter in Autumn 2020. They are Natasha Murrin (nominated by Prof. Etsuyo Yuasa), Rachel Fischer, Jinyu Shi, Emily Thongsavanh (nominated by Mr. Teppei Kiyosue). The inductees received their certificates and the red and white cords.

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 2017, 251 students from 56 colleges and universities were inducted into the JNHS College Chapter. Their names are found on the AATJ website <>.

Congratulations to all!