Laurie Arizumi

Laurie  Arizumi

Instructor of Japanese

Office Hours

By appointment


Master of Musicology with an Emphasis in Ethnomusicology, The Florida State University


  • TESOL, The Florida State University
  • Distance Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Fulbright/Hays Scholar: Summer Japanese teaching program in the Japan Foundation, Urawa (Tokyo), Japan


Research Interests

Laurie Arizumi is a specialist in television and online format distance education and computer assisted science and language learning. Before coming to the MLC she worked in live via satellite broadcast Japanese language and culture with Alabama Public Television, as well as curriculum development for Integrated Science.

Laurie’s other interests include Koto, Taiko, Celtic Harp, Sweep Rowing and Aikido.