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What’s the Dealio – Episode 15: Vocal Jazz Ensemble

What’s the Dealio – Episode 15: Vocal Jazz Ensemble

Article by Solomon Kim

March 31, 2020

We profile the Vocal Jazz Ensemble at ASIJ in this special episode. Plus, check out their recording of the song Bluesette by Toots Thielman at http://dealio.asij.ac.jp/episode/7f5a5927617044fe/bonus-bluesette. Credits: Audio Editing - Noah (11), Solomon (12) Music: www.bensound.com Find ou...

What’s the Dealio – Episode 15: Distance Learning Week 3

What’s the Dealio – Episode 15: Distance Learning Week 3

Article by Solomon Kim

March 31, 2020

Join us for our panel discussion with Adam (10), Carina (12), Bear (11), and Kentaro (9), an interview with Stuco president Young (12), an interview with math teacher Ms. Pitale, and a message from Mr. Nelson. The Distance Learning series will be back for one more episode after spring break. Cred...

Humans of ASIJ – Sean McGuire ’20

Humans of ASIJ – Sean McGuire ’20

Article by Marine Savoure, Writer

March 19, 2020

"Whenever I’m playing guitar, whenever I feel inspired, it’s like I’m in a trance. I’ve never really owned a video game console, so this has been my means of passing time forever. Guitar is a way for me to express myself or communicate my emotions. It’s fun to play. As with anything you do, ...

Humans of ASIJ – Solomon Kim ’20

Humans of ASIJ – Solomon Kim ’20

Article by Marine Savoure, Writer

March 18, 2020

"We didn’t expect to win; we knew the competition would be tough. It’s just good that we were able to pull it off." "This year has been a really interesting environment, especially with the new debaters this year to help mentor. I think debate provides a really good opportunity to expand your basic...

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 13: Week 2

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 13: Week 2

Article by Solomon Kim

March 16, 2020

Listen now to hear from our student panelists Carina (12), Bear (11), Adam (10), and Kentaro (9), a report from Miray (10) on music classes, an interview with Mr. Welckle, and an update from Mr. Nelson. Plus, check out our bonus feature, an extended message from Mr. Nelson: http://dealio.asij.ac.j...

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 12: Distance Learning Week 1

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 12: Distance Learning Week 1

Article by Solomon Kim

March 9, 2020

In this special What’s the Dealio series, we bring in students and faculty to talk about the impact that distance learning has had on their school experience. Noah (11) leads a panel consisting of Kentaro (9), Adam (10), Bear (11), and Carina (12). Meanwhile, Kaden (10) interviews Mr. Berg, Mir...

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 11: Kobe

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 11: Kobe

Article by Solomon Kim

March 7, 2020

Episode Notes Tyler (12), Hugh (12), and Kaden (10) reminisce on the life of Kobe Bryant and share the impact it had on their lives. Plus, Miray reports on Beyond the Plate—a new Pilot Club. Credits: Audio Editing: Solomon (12) Find out more at http://dealio.asij.ac.jp  ...

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 10: A Cafeteria Chat

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 10: A Cafeteria Chat

February 12, 2020

Credits: Kaho (10) - Announcer Solomon (12) - Interviewer Mr. David Charon - ASIJ Head Chef Jasmine (12) - Survey Segment Noah and Kenneth (11) - Movie Club Feature Audio editing by Miray (10) and Solomon (12). Find out more at http://dealio.asij.ac.jp...

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 9: NFL Panel

What’s the Dealio? – Episode 9: NFL Panel

Article by Solomon Kim

February 12, 2020

Adam, Joey, Tyler, and Hugh talk about the twists and turns of this NFL season and look towards the Super Bowl. Panelists: Adam (10) Joey (9) Tyler (12) Hugh (12) Find out more at http://dealio.asij.ac.jp...

Humans of ASIJ – Youri Zuo ’22

Humans of ASIJ – Youri Zuo ’22

Article by Lizzy Rekate, Writer

January 29, 2020

“I speak Japanese and English, and I also speak Japanese at home. I don’t really mind it.” About going back to New York and being/speaking Japanese: “It’s not much of a big change since I can speak both English and Japanese, but for someone like my mom who doesn’t speak English, it’s a bit diffi...

Humans of ASIJ – Juri Kimura ’21

Humans of ASIJ – Juri Kimura ’21

Article by Marine Savoure, Writer

January 22, 2020

"First I went to this school called Aoba. It was an international school, but basically everybody there speaks Japanese so it was very unhelpful. If you don’t speak [English] with people who are much more fluent than you then you just don’t get the vocabulary you need. But then, luckily, I got into Nishimachi [an international school in Tokyo], ...

Humans of ASIJ: Cora Eaton

Humans of ASIJ: Cora Eaton

Article by Lizzy Rekate, Writer

January 9, 2020

Cora Eaton is a senior at ASIJ who has been in Japan for three years. Cora has lived in many places and gone to different schools, so being on sports teams had always been a constant. “I love athletics. I play basketball and volleyball, and it’s just something that has always been a big part of my life. Especially since I move aro...

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