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UH Hilo student selected for business internship program in Japan

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Date: Friday, July 13, 2018
Contact: Alyson Kakugawa-Leong, (808) 932-7669

For Immediate Release

A student majoring in kinesiology at the University of Hawai╩╗i at Hilo has been selected to participate in a six-week Japanese Business Internship Program in Okinawa, Japan, beginning July 16th at the University of Ryukyus.

Senior Eloisa V. Obero will receive a scholarship and all-paid accommodations. Her program includes two weeks of learning business Japanese and a three-week internship with a Japanese company in Okinawa.

The program is a partnership with the University of Ryukyus and the Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO).

For more information, contact the Center for Global Education and Exchange at 932.7488 or

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