The Sapporo International Snow Sculpture Competition: The ALTs who became “Team New Zealand”

by Sofara Aiono It’s not every day that one is asked to represent their country in an event in which they have absolutely no experience, or knowledge about. So when I was asked to fill a spot on a special team and told casually, “Yeah, nah, you’ll pick it up in no time”, I excitedly made preparations for another level […]

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Wide Island View named “Best Online Resource of 2010” by National AJET

Congratulations, Hiroshima JETs! National AJET has announced the winners of its 2010 Awards, and the Wide Island View has been named Best Online Resource of 2010. Three cheers to all of you! The Wide Island View would not be what it is without your contributions. The Best Online Resource Award was given to “the AJET Group that provides the most outstanding online services to its members, including websites, online magazines, bulletin boards, forums, or any other kind of online medium. Points of consideration include readership, content, design, reliability, regularity and educational resources.”

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