University of Rhode Island receives the Salary Assistance Grant from the Japan Foundation

   On October 25, Consul General Suzuki visited the University of Rhode Island and presented a check amounting to $12,007.28, for the Japan Foundation’s Salary Assistance Grant to the Dean of College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Riley, in the presence of President Parlange. This grant will be used to expand the Japanese language education at the university, where there is an increasing demand for Japanese language learning.
  Consul General Suzuki also took this opportunity to meet with students who are taking Japanese language courses at the university and those who have studied abroad in Japan.