Menmen Heruela

Full name: Menorca Nyn L. Heruela Age: 20 yrs. old College/University: University of the Philippines Diliman Course: BS Psychology Prior Japanese Lesson/Experience: Taken basic Japanese classes and currently taking intermediate classes Interests: Japanese and Korean language and pop/culture, music (OPM, classical, Japanese, Korean), crocheting, calligraphy, table tennis, tennis, travelling “JENESYS 2016 was truly a very memorable…

Tracy Macasaet

Full Name: Neil Tracy M. Macasaet Age: 19 years old College/University: Mindanao Kokusai Daigaku Course: BS International Studies Major in Japanese Language and Studies, 3rd year level Prior Japanese Lesson/Experience: Japanese Language Proficiency Test Level 4 Passer Interests: Traveling, Calligraphy, Public Speaking, Singing, Watching movies   “The opportunity meant and still means the world to me. I couldn’t even put…

Prince Morales

Full Name: Gabriel Luis Tan Morales Age: 21 College/University:Ateneo de Manila University Course: BS Management Engineering Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: 2 years (FLC 4 JSP – highest level Japanese language class I’ve taken in Ateneo)   “Osu! My name is Gabriel Luis Tan Morales. Please call me Prince even though my name isn’t actually Prince (It’s a long story). Anyways,…

Alvine Bautista

Full Name: Alvine Bautista Age: 19 College/University: De La Salle University Manila Course: AB-International Studies Major in Japanese Studies, 3rd year Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: Studied Japanese Language for almost 2 years before JENESYS. Joined a seminar back in August 2016 in held by Doshisha University. Organization/s: Is a member and an officer of three organization back in first year.  …

Megumi Sermense

Full Name: Ann Megumi Sermense Age: 20 College/University: University of the Philippines- Diliman Course: Bachelor of Library and Information Science Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: Studying Japanese Language for nearly a year Organization/s: University of the Philippines Library and Information Science Students’ Association (UP LISSA) University of the Philippines Yakal Residence Hall Association University of the Philippines Sidlangan University of the Philippines Sigma…

CC Habla

Full Name: Charlane Kisha T. Habla Age: 18 College/University: University of the Philippines Diliman Course: II BA Linguistics Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: Has been studying Japanese through classes for two semesters now. Interests: Reading, writing, knitting, judo. This person likes cotton candy, puns, and learning about anything with her friends. “Though I’ve been to Japan the previous year,…

Diana Caro

Full Name: Diana Tabitha Caro (カロダヤナ) Age: 19 years old School: De La Salle University-Manila Course: 3rd Year, AB-International Studies Major in Japanese Studies Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: Has been studying Japanese for approximately one year Organization/s: Member and Talent Manager  of De La Salle Innersoul, Best of Anime 2014 Karaoke Competition Champion     “JENESYS2016…

Cyvi Isugan

Full Name: Cyvi Kyle M. Isugan Age: 19 College/University: Mindanao Kokusai Daigaku Course: Bachelor of Science in International Studies Major in Japanese Language and Studies, 3rd Yr Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: Has been studying Japanese language and culture for more or less three years now. Interests: I’m interested in reading almost anything readable, Watching Anime, Listening…

Chyrra Atis

Full Name: Chyrra Ruthe Atis Age: 19 College/University: Mindanao Kokusai Daigaku Course: Bachelor of Science in International Studies major in Japanese Language and Studies Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: 4 Years of studying Japanese Interests: Drawing, singing, dancing, painting, watching tv, listening music, eating and reading books.   “My experience in Japan with the JENESYS program was…

Alexis Tamayo

Name: Alexis Andrea Dimen Tamayo Age: 18 years old College/University: University of the Philippines – Diliman Course: 1st year – BA Linguistics major in East Asian Languages Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson: Has been studying Japanese for around 6  months Interests: Singing, Acting, Cooking, Poetry writing, Public speaking, and Advocating for Human Rights & Welfare Organization/s: UP Babaylan…

Keith Carandang

Full Name:  Keith Allyson V. Carandang Age:  19 Yrs. Old College/University:  De La Salle University – Manila Course:  AB – International Studies Major in Japanese Studies Prior Japanese Experience/Lesson:  Has been studying Japanese for approximately one year Interests:  Judo, Painting, Sketching, Writing articles and short stories, Public speaking   “The JENESYS Program has not only…