Dr. Hamako Furuhata-Turner

Teaching Area(s): Japanese

I use a communicative approach. I also utilize several multimedia instruments for enhancing students’ language skills and for drawing their interest.


What Can I do as a Student?

Alexandria Baklarz

Faculty Led Trip In Japan

Shelby Pollock

Job Fair in Columbus

 Kelsey Foegen

JET Information Session 

 Amy Collier

70th Anniversary for Kansai Gaidai University

Miranda Jessica Kendall

Emily Rich

"Soran Bushi" Japanese Traditional Dance at Internation Dinner

Miranda Reeder '15

Study Abroad at Kwaisei Gakuin University

Jessica Biltz '15

Passed N1 Exam in Japanese Language Proficiency Test

Kendall Harris
Japanese Club

Ciara Marshall '16
"Japanese Through Film" Course
Kevin Princic '15
Study Abroad at JCMU and Internship Opportunities at JCMU
David Phillips '13
Study Abroad at Akita International University
Allison Sees '13
Study Abroad at
Kyoto University of
Foreign Studies
Elizabeth Seman
Rose Tabaj '13
Study Abroad at Kansai Gaidai University 
David Constas '13
Live in the Japanese
Theme House 
Joseph Sorboro '12
Study Abroad at
Kyoto University of
Foreign Studies 
Elizabeth Seman '12
Study abroad at Kansai Gaidai University


 Brandon Killby '11
Passed N2
(Nihongo Noryokushiken)
Stefanie Dayton '11
Internship at the Japanese Center for Michigan Universities
 Kaylie Seifert '11
Study Abroad at Kansai Gaidai University
 Jessica Neer '11
Study Abroad at the
Japan Center


What Can I do as a Graduate?


Working at a Japanese Company

Miranda Reeder '15
The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program

Jessica Biltz '15
The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program

Ashley Gauer '09
JET Program and Passed N1



Elizabeth Bender '03
Be a freelance translatorin Japan
Nick Summa '08
Work in Japan
Ashley Gauer ’09 and
Melody Brown ’11
Come back to speak
at Mount Union
Allison Vogel '09
Teach English in Tokyo


Heather Thomas '07
Teach Japanese in Australia
Kristin Gist '07
JET Program: Teaching English in Japan
Jonathan Lipaj '06
Work for a Japanese Company in the U.S.A.  
Daniel Felice '04
Teach English in Osaka


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