Tiffany Richards

Attending:Portland State University
Studying in Japan (Fall) | *PDX Abroad Scholarship
*PDX Abroad Scholarship

Hello in your host country language: こんにちは(Kon'nitiwa)
University: Portland State University
Expected graduation year: 2018
Destination: Osaka, Japan
Program Provider: University Exchange Program
Major / minor: Applied Linguistics major, Japanese minor, TESL and Asian Studies certificates
Language of Study: Japanese
Demographic background: LGBTQ, Asian-American
Future career aspirations: Develop an ESL program to teach English to immigrants and refugees
Top 3 goals for study abroad: Study Japanese language and culture; make lots of friends; eat lots of food

Journal Entries By Tiffany

Contextual Identity of a Student Abroad

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Posted on Dec 11th 2017

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Don’t Disturb the Wa: Ever Present Even at Concerts in Japan

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Posted on Dec 11th 2017

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Collaboration Through Karaoke

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Posted on Dec 10th 2017

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Japanese University vs. American University

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Posted on Dec 10th 2017

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Food in Japan: Osaka Specialty Food

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Posted on Dec 09th 2017

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Visiting Japan’s Only Human Rights Museum

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Posted on Nov 30th 2017

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Weekend in Nagoya

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Posted on Nov 30th 2017

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Birthday Madness and Mob Mentality

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Posted on Nov 30th 2017

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Tsukimi Autumn Moon Viewing Festival at Ishiyama Temple

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Posted on Nov 29th 2017

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Volunteering in Japan: Day Trip to Uji and Byodo-in Temple

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Posted on Nov 22nd 2017

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Fall Color Sightseeing in Kyoto

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Posted on Nov 22nd 2017

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What I Wish I Knew Before I Went to a Sumo Match

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Posted on Nov 04th 2017

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Food in Japan: Ramen

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Posted on Oct 31st 2017

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Day Trip: Suma Beach and Kobe

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Posted on Oct 02nd 2017

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First Impressions: Yasaka-jinja in Kyoto

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Posted on Sep 15th 2017

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5 Things I Want to Do in Japan

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Posted on Aug 26th 2017

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