Welcome to the Virginia Governor's Japanese Academy Homepage!
From the President of the College
Language Academy Students, Congratulations and welcome to Randolph-Macon College! What a great pleasure it is to host you on our beautiful campus in Ashland. Your experience here will be one that you will always remember – the exciting activities, the challenging coursework, the outstanding professors, and the friendships you will make will positively impact you for the rest of your life. Randolph-Macon College is proud to be a part of that. A special thank you to our excellent Professors Bartolo Natoli and Greg Daugherty for their leadership in making these academies filled with such rich and meaningful experiences.
President of Randolph-Macon College
From the Program Coordinator
Randolph-Macon College has hosted Virginia Governor’s Japanese Academy since 2011 and is excited to welcome students to its campus in Ashland. The Japanese Academy has a tremendous history of offering a unique and challenging experience that leads to a life-long love of language and long-lasting friendships with students and staff. We hope you will treasure your time in this program as much as we have ours!
Dr. Bartolo Natoli