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September 10, 2010 Columbus, Ohio Commemorating the 20 th Anniversary of the Ohio and Saitama Prefecture (Japan) Sister-State Relationship.

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1 September 10, 2010 Columbus, Ohio Commemorating the 20 th Anniversary of the Ohio and Saitama Prefecture (Japan) Sister-State Relationship

2 Dr. Bradley Richardson Order of the Rising Sun Recipient Ohio State University Distinguished Scholar Former Honorary Japanese Consul General for Ohio Founding Director, Institute for Japanese Studies Co-Founder, Japan-America Society of Central Ohio (JASCO)

3 Official Delegations  Saitama to Ohio Governors Hata, Tsuchiya, Ueda Vice Governor Saiga  Ohio to Saitama Governors Celeste, Voinovich, Taft Lieutenant Governors Hollister, Fisher First Lady Taft

4 Education  Ohio-Saitama English Teacher Program 88 teachers from 1990 – 2006  Student Exchanges Wellington School and Bunri Gakuen (300+ students) Washington Courthouse and Shiki Elementary School (300+) Mifflin International Middle School and Koshigaya Kita MS Ohio University and Inagakuen Ohio Northern University and Kasukabe Girls’ High School  Ohio-Saitama Scholarship Program 13 students (Shawnee State, Ohio State University, Ohio University, University of Findlay

5 Volunteer Organizations  Saitama to Ohio (12 groups working with FirstLink)  Ohio to Saitama (3 trips, presented to over 300)

6 Business Internships  Ohio-Saitama Company Internship Program (OSCI) Since 1991: 78 interns at 39 different companies  Saitama-Ohio Company Internship Program (SOCI) Since 2001: 23 interns at 51 different companies


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