“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” -Jenny Han, (The Summer I Turned Pretty) Hokkaido, one of the four major islands of Japan, is widely known for its snowfall and winter festivals. However we do have summer in Hokkaido. It is short lived from July to August but the temperature
“Summertime is always the best of what might be”- Charles Bowden Dear HUISA members, Finally!! Finally!! Summer has finally embraced Hokkaido and we are super excited to bask ourselves in the sun. Lets mark some wonderful summer destinations in Hokkaido enjoying warm sunshine this Summer. We, HUISA executive members, would like to warmly welcome
With the General Assembly held on 12th April, 2019, Hokkaido University International Students’ Association (HUISA) got its new executive committee. This year as well, Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy Van, from Vietnam, will lead the executive committee. Van was re-elected as the President for new tenure 2019-2020. With her leadership, this new committee is willing to
Every year HUISA collaborates with Lions Club Odori Sapporo for snow sculpture and interaction event. In this event, international students of Hokkaido University take part in building snow sculpture along with Lions club members and high school students of Sapporo. The theme for snow sculpture every year is dedicated to the home country of HUISA
The beauty of the world lies in the diversity of its people. Diversity is not about how we differ. It is about embracing one another’s uniqueness. Because wherever we might be from, we all smile in same language. With the aim to share the cultures of different countries through music, dance, song, poem,etc. HUISA warmly
“Autumn carries more gold in its pocket than all the other seasons.” – Jim Bishop As autumn starts from Northern Japan, Hokkaido welcomes the autumn foliage (momijigari) in October. Hokkaido is known for its beautiful foliage in Japan. Especially during October- November, this northern state of Japan welcomes thousands of tourist for its autumnal beauty.
Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower!!- Albert Camus In contrast with cherry blossoms, autumn colors start from the northern Japan, which is Hokkaido.Viewing autumn leaves is one of the most popular events among Japanese. Following the same tradition, every year HUISA is organizing Autumn trip to different destinations to enjoy beautiful autumn
On September 29, 2018, HUISA organized Sports Event for international and Japanese students. This sports event was definitely a good news for all those athletes who were waiting to play their favorite sports with autumn vibe. Lots of international students competed in badminton (Single and Doubles), volleyball, basketball, and soccer. We had students from more