All Akita Senior High School Oratorical Contest 2016

Details
Date29 August, 2016
LocationKatagami, Personnel Training Center
No. of participants65
Speech winner
TitleWe Are the Future
StudentYuki Harata
GenderM
Grade2
SchoolAkita Minami
ALT
JTE
Recitation winner
TitleSee You in the Morning
StudentAya Tozawa
GenderF
Grade1
SchoolSeirei
ALT
JTE
2015 2017

The 68th annual senior high school speech contest (officially known as the 68th All Akita Senior High School Oratorical Contest) was held on August 29th at the Personnel Training Center at the Prefectural Education Center in Katagami.

Program

9:30-10:00 Reception
10:00-10:20 Opening Ceremony
10:30-12:00 Speeches I Recitations I
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:30 Speeches II Recitations II
14:30-15:10 Judging
15:10-15:30 Awards
15:30-15:40 Closing ceremony

Results

The top 2 students in the speech contest will advance to the All Tohoku Contest.
There is no subsequent contest for the top recitation students.

Speeches

Judges

Speech results
# High school Name Year Recitation Result
1 Yuri Sayuki Sato 2 What Is "Happiness" for You?
2 Yuzawa Shohoku Ami Sato 2 Mutual Understanding through Expressing Opinions
3 Honjo Uta Takano 2 Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway
4 Yuri Kano Kudo 2 Do You Know a Soul in Words?
5 Noshiro Shoyo Yuri Kudo 1 Respecting Differences
6 Akita Kita Airi Inamura 1 The Way My Father Lived
7 Akita Kita Miku Hasebe 1 Be Prepared for Serendipity
8 Yuzawa Shohoku Miu Fujiwara 2 Bullying Based on Cultural Differences
9 Yuzawa Chianti Sato 1 The Future Artificial Intelligence Will Create
10 Yokote Ayaha Takahashi 2 Melody Is My Broom, Harmony Is Our Spell
11 Nishime Yuta Ishikawa 2 What We Should Do in the Future
12 Omagari Hinata Ito 1 The Difference a Piece of Chocolate Can Make
13 Yokote Yosuke Kodama 2 My Hero
14 Seirei Ai Shinagawa 1 Connecting to the World
15 Kokusai Jōhō Taichi Nemoto 2 Balance of Development
16 Yokote Sayaka Takahashi 2 Don't Let Them Take Our Place
17 Yuzawa Rinka Ito 1 To Revitalize Akita
18 Akita Kita Serena Otomo 1 Help Me!
19 Yuri Haruna Kato 2 To Save the Precious Life
20 Seirei Sayaka Kamiya 2 Let's Be Litter Free
21 Yuzawa Kumi Sato 1 Are You Addicted to Games
22 Yokote Seiryo Rekka Ogawa 2 Helping Refugees
23 Akita Minami Runa Ito 2 Be Thankful
24 Omagari Yuna Nishinomiya 1 To Live Peacefully 3
25 Seirei Momo Harata 2 Power to Change
26 Kokusai Jōhō Suzune Hatakeyama 1 My Hometown
27 Akita Ryohei Narita 1 Learning about the Past? 2
28 Kokusai Jōhō Ryoka Kawakami 2 Taking Action
29 Nishime Ririka Saito 1 Think for the Bright Future
30 Akita Minami Yui Hasebe 1 Dear Me
31 Akita Minami Yuki Harata 2 We Are the Future 1

Recitations

Judges

Recitation results
# High school Name Year Recitation Result
1 Kakunodate Yukino Asari 1 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
2 Yuri Nanako Sato 2 Steve Jobs' Speech
3 Ugo Asuka Sato 2 A Day of Moral Awakening
4 Yuzawa Mai Sasaki 1 A Letter to a Silent Brother
5 Noshiro Shoyo Kanae Igawa 1 The Story That We All Must Tell - Obama's Speech in Hiroshima -
6 Yuzawa Shohoku Kaori Ishiwata 1 Anne of Green Gables - A Great Teacher
7 Akita Minami Mizuka Ishii 2 Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish
8 Ugo Momoe Anbai 2 Praising a Black and a White Hero
9 Akita Minami Yuho Sato 3 Malala Yousafzai's Nobel Speech
10 Ōdate Homei Ayane Takahashi 1 Gulliver's Travels
11 Kokusai Joho Tamako Mabuchi 1 President Obama's Speech in Hiroshima
12 Akita Hokuyō Nozomi Ito 1 Excerpts from Malala Yousafzai's Address at United Nations Youth Assembly
13 Nishime Sakura Domon 2 The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination by J.K. Rowling
14 Seirei Aya Kodama 1 The Golden Buddha 2
15 Akita Tsubaki Hayasaka 1 Anne of Green Gables
16 Akita Nishi Kakeru Miura 1 Puppies for Sale
17 Kokugakukan Ayu Kondo 1 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
18 Akita Kita Miku Suzuki 1 Shin's Tricycle
19 Ōdate Homei Nohana Nyui 2 The Phantom of the Opera
20 Akita Kita Chiari Iida 1 HeForShe
21 Omagari Natsumi Sasaki 2 Little Red Riding Hood 3
22 Akita Hokuyō Ryunosuke Iwaya 1 Excerpts from Steve Jobs' 2005 Stanford Commencement Address
23 Yokote Seiryo Taichi Yoshida 1 Malala Yousafzai's Nobel Peace Prize Speech
24 Yuzawa Wakana Tanifuji 1 Is Death the End of Everything
25 Yuzawa Shohoku Reena Yamawaki 1 Obama's Speech in Hiroshima
26 Omagari Nao Taguchi 2 Rapunzel
27 Yuri Mizuki Aiba 2 President Obama's Speech
28 Kosaka Yukina Kameda 1 Hair Spray
29 Seirei Aya Tozawa 1 See You in the Morning 1
30 Akita Nishi Shii Sugimoto 2 The Birth of iPhone - Steve Jobs Story
31 Ōdate Keiō Seina Sato 1 Playing by Ear
32 Kakunodate Hina Sato 1 Taking a Chance on You
33 Nishime Shiho Komatsu 3 Human Happiness and the Environment by Jose Mujica
34 Kanaashi Eri Sasaki 1 Easy Japanese

See also