What's the Dealio?

2.25: 2019-20: Year in Review

It's the end of our year, and time to look back on what made it what it is. Thank you for your support of What's the Dealio this year. Have a great summer!

What's the Dealio Members 2019-20: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yvaCo9MfoDOMwoidY6uIj7uTp13SEU1fAeQu53CeZDU/edit?usp=sharing


Audio Editing:

  • Solomon (12)

  • Noah (12)


  • Detailing, Neon Drip, and Slow Rollout by Blue Dot Sessions (CC-BYNC)

  • Out of the Skies Under the Earth by Chris Zabriskie (CC-BY)

  • So What by Soft and Furious (CC0)

  • Butterfly by Delicate Steve (CC-BY)

Jun 10, 2020

2.24: Re-run: ASIJ and Race

In light of current events, we’ll be replaying this episode. Check out the second part of this joint feature with Hanabi: an article by Kokoro Igawa.

Link to Volume 23 of the Roundup: https://docs.google.com/document/d/19PsHHDEJg5XpoIQGo--uIzdXW6q20swnHhDDuidJDmQ/edit?usp=sharing

Link to Panel Discussion: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jb_lpSu1o31V7Vou3OqiW7iyRmXIU0a4/view

Bella Salathé (grade 12), Erin Dowrich (grade 12), Ms. Gessert (former faculty), and Ms. Iagaru (former faculty) and the WTD hosts engage in a discussion about race and the ASIJ community, and show how we can engage in conversations about this sensitive topic.

Originally recorded in May 2019.


Audio Editing: Solomon (12)

Openings and Closing Music: Salue by Kai Engel (CC-BY)

Jun 9, 2020

2.23: Seniors of ASIJ: The Class of 2020

It's time to say goodbye to another graduating class—one that has faced the greatest disruption to their final year of high school in modern memory. This is their message to ASIJ.

Contributors (in order):

Memories: Hugh, Misaki, Carina, Shaamer, Maya G., Um, Celine, Kenzo, Cora, Hannah S.

Messages: Sakiko, Hannah N., Jacob, Hiroki, Young, Carina, Solomon, Kenzo, Jasmine F., Shaamer, Maya G., Berk


Audio Editing:

  • Roshan (10)
  • Noah (11)
  • Miray (10)
  • Solomon (12)


  • Quarantine by Anonymous (ASIJ '20)
  • So What by Soft and Furious (CC0)
  • Dreaming of You by Komiku (CC0)
  • Blue Lobster by Daniel Birch (CC-BY)
  • Tacit by Lauren Thorbecke (ASIJ '20)
  • Winds of Change by Solomon Kim (ASIJ '20)

Find out more at http://dealio.asij.ac.jp

Jun 5, 2020
2.22: "Cats and Rooftops" and Daruma
2.21: College and COVID-19
2.20: Reading and Service Projects
2.19: Fitness at Home
2.18: News Flash: Coronavirus Update
2.17: AP Tests: Making Your Choice
2.16: TV and Music: Our Picks
2.15: Still Processing