16th Annual Japan Wizards Competition

Congratulations to the 126 students who represented 27 high schools from Oahu, Hawaii, Maui and Kauai at the 16th Annual JASH Japan Wizards Statewide Academic Team Competition (JWC) on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at Hawaii Tokai International College! Teams were comprised of three students each, with a total of 42 teams competing. The student-teams were tested on their knowledge of various Japan-related topics such as art, culture and tradition, food, geography, history, Japan-Hawaii ties, literature, politics and government, sports, contemporary Japan, and of course language. The theme for the 2019 competition was “Nih