12/20/16 – 12:33 A.M.
The University of Findlay and the Fukui Prefecture of Japan celebrated a 10-year relationship on Monday. UF president Dr. Katherine Fell said that the university and the city have learned a lot from the exchange students.
The event honored Dr. DeBow Freed for starting the relationship in 2006. Dr. Hiro Kawamura announced that the new recipient of the exchange scholarship is Rino Okazaki. She said that she looks forward to being a representative of Fukui.
She added that she wants to study business management and computer science. Kawamura also shared how the previous students have shown success in their careers.
The event had several speakers including Dr. Fell and Japanese Consul General Mitsuhiro Wada. He thanked Findlay for being open to the Japanese students and being a good sister city.
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