08
JUL
2014

New Diary – 2014 Japanese Summer Program for High School Students

Our newest program is now well underway. To help keep family and friends (as well as the rest of the students who will be joining the program from July 25th) in the loop, we have started a new diary. The most recent entries will always be placed at the top of the file. Suggestions and
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03
JUL
2014

Japanese Language Proficiency Test

Good luck to everyone taking this Japanese Language Proficiency Test this Sunday. Wherever you are we wish you the best. The next JLPT Preparation Course commences on September 18th (N1/N2 only). Details at https://www.nihongo.cc/courses-programs/academic-programs/jlpt-preparation-cour
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02
JUL
2014

Airport Transfers

We are at Nagoya airport, waiting for new customers enrolling in our Summer Program for High School Students to arrive. As Declan says, this is one of the best parts of the program. Welcoming excited new faces, answering questions, (trying to) explain the many mysteries of Japan, and
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01
JAN
2014

新年明けましておめでとうございます!

新年明けましておめでとうございます!Happy New Year! This is ALC’s first New Year. 2014, or Heisei 26 as it will be called in Japan, promises to be a busy one. We have many carefully designed programs scheduled, including a few new options such as the JLPT Preparation Courses and extended Summer P
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29
DEC
2013

New Year Holidays

Today is the last day of classes for 2013. 今年の最後の授業日です。 Happy new year from ALC! みなさん、よいお年を! We will be closed until the 5th of January. 当センターは、本日より1月5日まで、休校します。 We re-open January 6th, and look forward to next year. 1月6日より、通常営業致しますので、よろしくお願い申し上げます。
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28
DEC
2013

Sales Tax change

Sales tax in Japan will from from 5% to 8% from April 1st 2014, but the fees for our Private Lessons will remain the same as a service to our customers until at least September 30th. The fees for all other courses will remain unchanged until at least March 31st 2015.
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01
OCT
2013

Welcome to the blog!

Welcome to our blog. We will make announcements here periodically (especially on matters regarding safety and so on), but also post information about events, interviews with our customers and staff, but mostly some fun. The plan is for majority of the “info” posts to be in
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