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My year in Japan

My year in Japan

By Stephen Cuplin

March 19, 2014

Almost one year ago, I, along with 30 other students, began a journey to the Land of the Rising Sun. I alone however, to use my aunt’s words, was ‘returning to the homeland’. Nearly 60 years before my grandmother had left Japan, and now here I was, going back. I had no idea what to expect. Japan...

Cuplin’s journey in Japan continues

Cuplin’s journey in Japan continues

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

June 18, 2013

Living in Sapporo, Japan, Hawkeye staff writer Stephen Cuplin is in month four of his year long exchange student program. Cuplin is currently in the process of changing host families, after unexpected circumstances arose. In his latest blog entry on June 17, Cuplin wrote the following: Things are stil...

Cuplin’s Journey: week 2

Cuplin’s Journey: week 2

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

April 8, 2013

Sophomore and Hawkeye staff writer Stephen Cuplin is a now a foreign exchange student, living in Sapporo, Japan. He reflects on his first day of school and life so far away from home. Second Week, First day of school! Japan truly is a fantastic place, I see this more and more everyday. Everyone is...

My life as an exchange student in Japan

My life as an exchange student in Japan

By Stephen Cuplin

April 1, 2013

MTHS sophomore and writer for The Hawkeye Stephen  Cuplin has began a one year program as a exchange student in Japan. Cuplin is living in Sapporo, on Japan's northern island. He is taking us along this incredible experience and will be updating the Hawkeye regularly. Below, Cuplin describes his first...

Earthquake, tsunami wreak destruction

By Vince DeMiero

April 28, 2011

I was admiring the ocean view from our house on Okinawa when the phone rang. It was my somewhat over-protective father calling to tell me that there was a massive earthquake in Tokyo. My first thought jumped to my husband Andrew, who is a ’92 MTHS graduate. I had dropped him off at the airport earlier...

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