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mp39/28/10 Bullying

Bullying among kids has probably existed for as long as there have been schools, but our data on it and understanding of ways to stop it have grown. Timothy Quezada, faculty member in Okinawa, tells us about the impacts of bullying (including cyber-bullying), how to recognize it, and how to stop it.


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The Bridge Program: Japanese students cross over to an American university

mp38/21/09 The Bridge Program

Bridge ProgramBridge Program Coordinator Jackie Cillizza explains how UMUC Asia’s Bridge Program is helping local national students in Okinawa and at Misawa AB get started on their degrees. Then, program participants Tomoko Kelley, Kazumi Maekouchi, and Yuko Matsukawa talk about the backgrounds they bring to the program and where they hope to go from here.

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Dr. Steven Aird: Snakes, spiders, and other natural marvels

mp38/14/09 Dr. Steven Aird: Snakes, spiders, and other natural marvels

SnakeDr. Steven Aird, who will begin teaching biology in Okinawa in fall session 1, talks about snakes, spiders, venus flytraps, and more!

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