By Ryan McCarthy
High school students interested in visiting Japan as part of Fairfield’s ongoing Sister City Program with Nirasaki, Japan should apply by Jan. 23, 2014.
High school students in Fairfield travel every year for three weeks, are officially hosted by the city of Nirasaki and represent Fairfield as student ambassadors. Selected students live with Japanese families, participate in school and community activities and travel to important historical sites. Students must be in grades 9 through 12 in 2013 to apply.