Every Carthage student is required to submit a senior thesis or capstone project to demonstrate their mastery of their chosen area of study. Here is a look at the projects Carthage Japanese majors have created for this requirement.

Spring 2013 

  • Jayna Hulleman — Japanese Freeters:  The changing attitudes of youth

Fall 2012 

  • Caitlin Marotte — Queen’s Country: Queen Himiko, Female Power, and the Japanese Court Histories
  • Rebecca Schwer — Exploring Japanese Culture through Japanese Cinema
    邦画 を介しての 日本文化 の探求
  • Kathleen Lawler — The Personalities of the People of Osaka and Kyoto: Are They Friends or Enemies?
  • Barty Lenhart — The Success and Failure of Fast Food in Japan: With a Focus on iitoko-dori
    日本におけるファストフードの成功と失敗 —「いいとこ取り」を中心としてー