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Monthly Archives: September 2009

First Kyoto Trip


So, my first Kyoto trip was at the beginning of the month, on September 4th, to be exact. Of course, at the time, I was still finding my legs, as it were. In other words, I still didn’t quite understand how to get around Japan very well, never having lived in a place with anything […]



As part of moving over to a WordPress blog, I also setup a Gallery installation, where I will post pictures taken, with commentary on some of them. I do have posts on that Kyoto trip from a while back and my trip to Tokyo for TGS to write, which I hope to get up soon. […]

New Home


Welcome to the new home of my blog. I’ve imported most of my posts from my Blogger blog to this new one, and will be editing them for formatting, etc. Having used WordPress on other blogs, the limitations of Blogger irked me, and I finally had enough and setup this new blog on this domain. […]

Opening Ceremony


So the 2009-2010 school year opening ceremony was Thursday afternoon/evening. It was held in the Multimedia Hall in the library building that I mentioned in my last post. To the left is a picture of that building taken from the 4th floor of the CIE (Center for International Education) building.

Busy Week


This week has been quite busy, with orientation meetings and paperwork to complete. Still hot and humid, though thankfully we were able to get the A/C working in my room not too long after my last post. The campus is about a 20 minute walk from the dorms, so I’m getting in alot of walking […]