Winter 2013 Interns Check Back Soon for Summer 2013 Intern Profiles!
Amanda McAllister Amanda joined USA Summer Camp’s Team 5 in 2012 and came right back to Japan to become a Nagasaki Intern for the 2013 winter term. Amanda graduated from the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse in 2012 with degrees in English - Writing & Rhetoric and Spanish.  Amanda volunteered extensively during her college career, including a two-week journey to Nicaragua and Honduras, where she helped doctors provide free medical care to local children.  Amanda wants to teach English abroad for a few years before she goes after her dream of achieving a Ph.D. in English Writing and teaching at the college level. Jessica Fuller Jessica was an AC on Team 4 and Team 5 for USA Summer Camp in 2009.  She came back to Japan for the Nagasaki Internship and to apply her knowledge of teaching in a real-world setting. Amanda earned a degree in International Studies (with Emphasis on Asia) from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater in 2009.  She has a certificate in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) and loves to cook. Jessica wants to get more experience as a teacher and to hone her skills as a mentor and leader of young people. Denise Erpenbach Denise was a USA Summer Camp American Counselor on Team 1 in 2010, and she was a Nagasaki Intern for the winter term in 2013. Denise graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point in 2012 with a degree in International Studies and Political Science.  She was a Resident Assistant for two years.  She also studied Japanese and speaks it very well.  Her skills came in handy when chatting with the locals here in Nagasaki. Denise hopes to work in the international education field or in an international nonprofit environment where she can use her education and Japanese language skills. 
Amanda McAllister b. 1989 AC: 2012, Team 5 Nagasaki Intern UW-La Crosse
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Jessica Fuller b. 1986 AC: 2009, Team 4 & 5 Nagasaki Intern UW-Whitewater Denise Erpenbach b. 1990 AC: 2010, Team 1 Nagasaki Intern UW-Stevens Point
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INFO CENTRAL
2014 AC APP! The 2014 USA Summer Camp AC Application is available online now!  The RETURNEE Application is HERE.
AC Photos and Videos Check out the photos and videos past American Counselors have posted themselves.  A real look at camp!
ACTIVITIES
New Internships at Guy Healy, Japan GHJ has two new ways for you to get valuable work experience in Japan.
Meet the New Nagasaki Interns Here’s a look at our Winter 2013 Interns.  We’ll post profiles of our Summer 2013 Interns when tney’re chosen.  Check back for details!
INTERNATIONAL VILLAGE
HTB’s New Maze Get a preview of the new maze HTB is building. It looks like it’s going to be a lot of fun, especially for the kids - all us kids!
IVYH Beer Garden A real outdoor beer garden! Lots of space, lots of beer, lots of fun. We’ll begin early this year, so check back often.
ZA RASUTO WAADO Funniest Commercial in a Long Time! Nisshin has a new commercial out.  It’s all about globalization and the new push in Japan for companies to use English as their main language.  It is set, however, on a battlefield, pitting Civil War era Americans against Japanese salarymen.  HILARIOUS!