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Takagi receives visit by Consul General of Japan

Group photo of Roberto Campo, Amy Williamsen, Chiaki Takagi, Kazuo SunagaThe Consul General of Japan in Atlanta, Mr. Kazuo Sunaga, visited with UNCG’s Dr. Chiaki Takagi and Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures Head Dr. Amy Williamsen Friday afternoon to acknowledge Takagi’s teaching award from the American Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ).

Takagi is a senior lecturer of Japanese and Asian Studies at UNCG.

She was the first full-time faculty member in the Japanese program at UNCG. She received the university’s Teaching Excellence Award in 2012.

She is a UNCG alumna, receiving her doctorate here in English with a concentration in Postcolonial Literatures and Theory.

Read more about her AAJT award here.

Photo by Joe Gallehugh. L-r, Roberto Campo, Amy Williamsen, Chiaki Takagi, Kazuo Sunaga