The Japanese Section is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Kinyo Awards for Excellence in Japanese language study. We are grateful to Mr. Kazuo Nakamura of Kinyo Virginia, Inc., through whose generous support the Kinyo Prize has been established and maintained. The prize recognizes the hard work and achievement of the top student at each level of William and Mary’s Japanese language program. This year’s recipients are: in first year, Kexin Ma; in second year, Carrie Min Yo Morrow Gudenkauf; in third year, Shumin Gong; and in fourth year, Qinao Wang. Each of these students has distinguished themselves throughout the past year by their diligence and their accomplishment in Japanese language study. Congratulations to all the winners, and keep up the good work! 皆さん、おめでとうございます!