Japanese Program Activities

Duke Japanese Speech Contest

Duke Japanese Speech Contest is held annually in the spring semester. Students from Elementary to Advanced level courses of Japanese participate in the preliminary stage, and finalists compete with contestants from other institutions in the Triangle and Triad regions in North Carolina.

Japanese Language Table

Japanese language table is held every Friday 1-2pm at West Union. All levels of Japanese speakers are welcome. 

Duke Language Partners Program

Students have opportunities to interact with Japanese community members on campus. Students who wish to practice Japanese outside of class can meet with Japanese speaking partners throughout the academic year to practice the target language and enhance understanding of the culture. To apply for the program, visit IHouse website.