January 24, 2019
Yesterday, January 23, several members of the current class of Mansfield Fellows visited Japan’s National Personnel Authority (NPA) to provide mid-term reports on their placements with Japanese government agencies. The federal employees participating in the twenty third class of the Mansfield Fellowship Program are now halfway through ten months of experience with Japanese counterparts and analogues to ...READ MORE »
January 17, 2019
Mansfield Fellow Logan Barlow with Nyutabaru Air Rescue Squadron, celebrating the 500th jump of the unit’s most senior para-rescue jumper
In December, Mansfield Fellow Logan Barlow visited the Nyutabaru Air Rescue Squadron at their base in Kyushu, where he learned firsthand about Japan Air Self-Defense Force rescue operations. Captain Barlow, a U.S. Air Force pilot, also thanked first responders ...READ MORE »
January 10, 2019
Tony Nakanishi speaks with J-NRA staff about how his time at the agency have helped him in his career with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
On December 21, Tony Nakanishi (MFP 23) provided a year-end presentation to Japanese Nuclear Regulation Authority commissioner Yamanaka and Deputy Secretary General Sakurada and J-NRA staff. Nakanishi reflected on his four months with the ...READ MORE »