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Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, attended the Language Advocacy Day 2019 meeting sponsored by the Joint National Committee for Languages and the National Council for Languages and International Studies held in Washington, D.C., Fe
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Posted: March 11, 2019

Suwako Watanabe, World Languages and Literatures faculty, attended the Language Advocacy Day 2019 meeting sponsored by the Joint National Committee for Languages and the National Council for Languages and International Studies held in Washington, D.C., Feb. 14–15. Representing the American Association of Teachers of Japanese as well as the state of Oregon, she, along with three other Oregonians, visited the offices of Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, Sen. Jeff Merkley, Sen. Ron Wyden, and the Committee on Indian Affairs to request support for bills to strengthen language education and international studies.