Academics: Majors and Programs

Cherry Blossom Festival

Annual Cherry Blossom Festival

This annual festival at Spelman College promotes interest in Japan and enhances the Asian Studies Program through hands-on learning of Japanese culture.

Throughout the day, Spelman students, faculty, staff and volunteers from the Japanese American community will conduct workshops on origami, calligraphy, dance, and sushi-making, just to name a few.

2017 Cherry Blossom Festival

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 | 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

    Location
  • Spelman College, Multiple Campus Locations
  • GPS: 440 Westview Drive
  • Atlanta, GA 30310

Schedule of Events

9 - 9:50 a.m. Origami (paper folding craft)
The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center LL29
Facilitators: E. Ueno, C. Watanabe & X.Liu

10 - 10:50 a.m. Calligraphy
The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center LL29 
Facilitators: E. Ueno, C. Watanabe & X.Liu

11 - 11:30 a.m. Sushi and Japanese Culture
Manley Atrium
Facilitators: E. Ueno & C. Watanabe 

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Sushi-making Demonstration
LLC 2
Facilitators: Members of the Asian Studies Committee & T. Pavri 

12 - 1:30 p.m. Japanese Dance & Arts Display
The Japanese Women's Club Garden

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Japanese Song Performance
LLC 2
Facilitators: Students of the Japanese classes, Students of the Omni International School

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Survival Japanese
The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center 400
Facilitators:  E. Ueno & AUC Japanese Club

6 - 8 p.m. Japanese Films
The Camille Olivia Hanks Cosby, Ed.D. Academic Center 104
Facilitators:  E. Ueno & AUC Japanese Club

Presented by Asian Studies/Japanese Minor Program and World Languages and Literature.

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