On April 28th, 2018, The Alberta High School Japanese Language Speech Contest was held at Harry Ainlay High School, Edmonton, Alberta. 14 individuals from 5 high schools within Alberta performed speeches of their choice with titles that included, “The Subtlety of Communication in Japanese”, “Canadian Aurora”, “One Good Deed a Day”, among others themes. Aside from the speeches, there were live skits performed, as well a video contest.
Opening Remarks by Consul General Kobayashi
Speech by a high school contestant
Students participating in the contest via Skype
Crowd at the speech contest