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Z Notes Archives - 2009
December 2009
Dec. 30Guest Blogger: Ann Kambara - An American O-Shogatsu
Dec. 24Christmas Stockings
Dec. 22Foreign Exchange Students
Dec. 18Ishigaki Flowers
Dec. 15Japanese Sake Culture
Dec. 11Isamu Noguchi's "Avatar" at the Embassy
Dec. 8Rooster Day Market at Otori Shrine
Dec. 4Briefing New Diet Members
Dec. 1The Big Game
November 2009
Nov. 24Thanksgiving
Nov. 20Guest Blogger: Keiko Kandachi
Nov. 17President Obama in Tokyo
Nov. 13Suntory Hall: A concert hall that looks (and sounds) marvelous!
Nov. 10Happy Birthday U.S. Marine Corps!
Nov. 6Information Resource Center – You Ask, We Answer
Nov. 4Tandem Couples: A Good Deal for Employees, Department
October 2009
Oct. 30American Holidays: Halloween
Oct. 27Visiting with the Misawa Airmen
Oct. 23Meetings: The bread and butter of diplomacy
Oct. 20Visiting One of Japan's Most Famous Universities
Oct. 16Experiencing Culture in Tsugaru
Oct. 14The American Embassy: Our Visa Section
Oct. 9Blue Man Group
Oct. 6Sugamo Jizo Shopping Street
Oct. 2American and Japanese Science
September 2009
Sept. 29Women in Politics
Sept. 25Nebuta Matsuri
Sept. 23Conveyor Belt Sushi
Sept. 18Respect for the Aged Day
Sept. 15Iftar Dinner
Sept. 11Friendship Day 2009
Sept. 8The Summer's Grass
August 2009
Aug. 28Tohoku Travel: Ekiben
Aug. 26Cormorant Fishing in Gifu
Aug. 20Ambassador Roos
Aug. 18My Visit to Sasebo
Aug. 13Americans Studying Japanese
Aug. 7My Swiss Heritage
Aug. 4Learning Leadership through Sports
July 2009
July 30Japan's Food Culture
July 28The Subaru Telescope
July 24Urban Hiking and the Hikawa Shrine
July 16The Story of Mr. Matsumuro
July 10"Shaved Ice" / "Koori"
July 7Independence Day Celebration
July 2Visit to Enoshima
June 2009
June 26Young Japanese Leaders and Entrepreneurs
June 23Temple University Japan Graduation
June 19Community Service
June 12Travels in Nagoya
June 9U.S. Relations with the Muslim World: A New Beginning
June 5Learning Japanese in Yokohama
May 2009
May 29Nagoya Walkathon
May 26Study in America Expo 2009
May 22Visit to Osaka: Still Riding in the Same Boat
May 20The Traditions of Sumo
May 15Music and Globalization
May 8 Studying Abroad
April 2009
April 30U.S.-Japan Cooperation and the Financial Crisis
April 28Japan Prize 2009
April 17Special Representative Holbrooke Visit to Japan
April 14One Night at Robata
April 14Senatorial Visit
April 10What is a Chargé?
April 7U.S.-Japan Scientific Cooperation (Part 2)
April 2U.S.-Japan Scientific Cooperation (Part 1)
March 2009
March 31Thoughts on the U.S.-Japan Security Alliance
March 23Yokosuka Naturalization Ceremony
March 23World Baseball Classic
March 20My visit to Ise Shrine
March 13International Women's Day
March 13Welcome to my new blog!

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