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Japanese Language House

The best way to learn Japanese in Cornell is to join the Japanese section of the language house (Anna Comstock Hall on North Campus). I was a member for over half of my time at Cornell and benefited immensely. You can speak Japanese 24 hours a day (including while you dream) there. Even if you aren't a member, you can join in dinner tables, events, tea hours, and if you're lucky , the yearly weekend adventure trip. This years native speaker is Yuko Hori.
Dinner Schedule:
MON. 5:30-6:30 Balch
TUES 5:30-6:30 Risley/6:30-7:30 Tea Hour in Anna Comstock
WED 5:30-6:30 Balch (Free Bonus into Dining Hall day)
THURS 5:30-6:30 Risely
FRI 5:30-6:30 Balch

Fees: $45 a year for live-ins.
Time frame: Fall and Spring.
Required Japanese: Preferably 1 or 2 years (approximate)
Contact Information: Dan Evett
136 Goldwin Smith Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca NY 14863-3201 (Daniel Evett)

For more Study Abroad info, visit, the Cornell Study Abroad office, or the Cornell Abroad Home page. (Last Update: January 27, 1998)

Contact me by e-mail at: (Paul Lester)