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Students win contest, journey to Japan

Jennis Hatakenaka
September 23, 2010
Filed under Features

The Japan Wizards Competition, a competition for high school students, takes place every February. The Japan-America Society of Hawaii (JASH) sponsors the competition, which tests students’ general knowledge of Japan and Japan-related fields. Students form teams of three, and study various topics with...

Immigrant students struggle to adapt

Juzhen Zhang
September 20, 2010
Filed under Features

McKinley High School has more than 400 students of Chinese ethnicity. That’s 24 percent of the school population. Many of them immigrated here recently and English is their second language. I am also a Chinese immigrant. I came to Hawaii in 2009. From personal experience and from talking to fellow...

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