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Drift Snorkel

(July 30 2008) Written by: Sarah Alef in Research, Study Abroad

Today we went out on a drift snorkel, which is when the boat drops you off and then you drift with the...
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Marine Surveys

(July 29 2008) Written by: Sarah Alef in Study Abroad

Today we learned how to survey marine life to calculate growth rates and effectiveness of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs).  Counting fish and...
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Tokyo Tower

(July 29 2008) Written by: Joe Conley in Study Abroad

Today, I got up pretty early, and finished my souvenir shopping in Asakusa. Then I came back to the hotel and...
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Shibuya

(July 28 2008) Written by: Joe Conley in Study Abroad

Today I wanted to look for a shop that sold Japanese baseball merchandise, so I asked the front desk where I might...
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A most productive weekend

(July 28 2008) Written by: Sarah Alef in Study Abroad

On Saturday we headed out for another snorkel on the far side of Long Cay, an island close to S. Caicos.  We...
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Asakusa

(July 27 2008) Written by: Joe Conley in Study Abroad

Today we left the Yokohama hostel and went to Asakusa. This will be the last place we stay before we fly...
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Crazy Yokohama

(July 26 2008) Written by: Joe Conley in Study Abroad

The sleeper train from Sapporo was delayed by a few hours again, they might have said it was due to the earthquake...
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Okurayama and Shiroi Koibito Park

(July 25 2008) Written by: Joe Conley in Study Abroad

The next day, Maru-sensei's mother served us a western-style breakfast. It included fried eggs and bacon, but they were served mixed...
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Tourism on S. Caicos

(July 24 2008) Written by: Sarah Alef in Study Abroad

Today we went on a tour of all the developments that are currently being built on S. Caicos.  The island is mostly...