Intensive English Institute seeking host families for Hirosaki University Program

The University of Maine Intensive English Institute is in search of local host families for its IEI Hirosaki University Program Feb. 17–March 8, 2019. A stipend is provided to the host family per student to help with food and activity expenses. The Japanese college students will attend English classes 9 a.m.–noon Monday through Friday on the Orono campus, and will stay with their host family for three weeks. Email Rebecca Rand,, if you are interested in hosting a Japanese student or have questions.