News from our September 6, 2015 Meeting!
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September 6, 2015

Dear Hibiki no Kai and Echo Society Members,


Information Notes

 Room Reservations                               

September 13    AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
September 20    AM. Audiovisual room   PM.Audiovisual room 視聴覚室
September 27    AM. room ??.  PM. Room ??.
October  4          AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
October 11         AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.
October 18         AM. room 2.  PM. Audiovisual room 視聴覚室
October 25         AM. room 2.  PM. Room 2.



■ English Class 
Today’s teachers and Participants: 
Newcomers Kazuko Oku and Mayumi Posvar(Kazuko's doughter).
Masanori Tatsui, Doug Lerner, Michael Uki, Katsuyo Sudo, Masako Uchino, Takato Hase, Kayoko Wakashio, Hidemi Kakizawa, Keiko Tsurumaki, Yoshio Kuno, Noriko Okamori, Yoshio Hirano, Karin Son and Sanae Sugimura.

Photo: English class.

 Masanori's Lecture 

About "Change, become, grow, develop, improve, decrease, extend, expand, spread."


Photo: English class - Takato, Keiko and Hidemi.
Doug's Lecture

♪♪ English Karaoke song
"500 Miles" by Peter, Paul and Mary.

About Mt.McKinley's name change:
The United States of America federal government gave notice that the original name "Denali" had been restored as of August 31, 2015.
Photo: English class.

We also learned about the American holiday "Labor Day" - the unofficial end of summer.

Photo: English class.

And Doug once again tried some American Jokes, with mixed results.

Video: Break Time!

 Computer Workshop ■ 
Today’s teachers and Participants: Doug Lerner, Akiyuki Goto, Keizhen Kim, Masanori Tatsui, Michael Uki, Makkun Mitsui, Keiko Tsurumaki, Kayoko Wakashio, Karin Son, Sanae Sugimura and others.

We learned about new Google Photos features, the new Google Translate photo translation feature, Windows 10 and the upcoming Apple announcement on September 9th about new iPhones and iPads.

We were so busy, we forgot to take photos in the afternoon!


 New Hibiki home page        

 Old Hibiki home page
You can look at records of Hibiki’s past (from 2007). 過去の記録を見ることができます。

 Walt's video and  photos
Faces of Japan, Walt's video:
Slide show video:

 Akie’s essay