Daniel Persigehl

Scholarship Awarded: 
Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET)

Daniel Persigehl, a 2018 graduate with a master’s degree in modern and classical languages/classics, was selected for the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program.

The JET Program is a competitive employment opportunity that allows young professionals to live and work in cities, towns, and villages throughout Japan. Being a JET is an opportunity to work and to represent the United States as cultural ambassadors to Japan. Most participants serve as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) and work in public and private schools throughout Japan; some work as Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs) as interpreters/translators.

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