|Installing japanese students
||[Jul. 29th, 2005|09:22 pm]
So, Wednesday began Molly's position as Opie summer programs coordinator. 32 highschoolers, try herding them through an airport with 3 helpers. Luckily during summer programs, there is only one dorm to check into: Bromley. Unlike previous Japanese exchange programs, there is no organizing by green, and with elevators there's no need to haul those 50lb travel chests up stairs. Things went very well.|
I notice that the Chubu students come for 6 months, and these highschoolers are here for only 4 weeks, yet they pack the same amount of luggage...
Today, we were building a database of the Japanese students based on information important to their "homestay" needs: what they would like to do, where they would like to go, any food allergies, etc. I made an entry with "cat" listed as both a pet and a food allergy...